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An Early Christian Church May Have Been Found in Rome

Construction projects in Rome often unearth incredible artifacts from the city’s rich history. Work on a new subway line, for instance, has led to …

Archaeology

Trump, NATO Summit Exposed Germany's Natural Gas Problem

The Germany, Russia + Putin, Trump, natural gas, and pipeline fiasco at the NATO summit has got all of us thinking. For decades now, the Russian bear has continually been sinking its mighty energy claws into Europe and Germany. Despite long promising to “get off Russian energy,” Gazprom sales to …

Fossil Fuels

Where Does This Leave Christians? China Bans the Bible Online

Jesus was very clear about the mission to spread Christianity to all the corners of the world: “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, …

China

Mister Rogers’s Deathbed Confession

I went with my family earlier this week to see the new Fred Rogers documentary, <i>Won’t You Be My Neighbor?</i> Overall it was an excellent film, and we …

Evangelical Christianity

Methane leaks offset much of the benefits of natural gas, new study says

The U.S. oil and gas industry emits 13 million metric tons of methane from its operations each year - nearly 60 percent more than current estimates and enough to offset much of the climate benefits of burning natural gas instead of coal, according to a study published Thursday in the journal …

Fossil Fuels

Chris Pratt Wows With Epic Speech on God, Prayer and Grace

Actor Chris Pratt wowed the MTV audience with an epic acceptance speech about prayer, God, grace, and treating others with compassion and respect.

New Evidence of How Romans Would Have Crucified Jesus

The Romans normally tied victims to the cross—but a grave in Italy provides new archaeological evidence that the Biblical account of the Crucifixion …

How Jesus Died: Rare Evidence of Roman Crucifixion Found

The body of a man buried in northern Italy 2,000 years ago shows signs that he died after being nailed to a wooden cross, the method used for the …

Archaeology

The Trump Administration just ended the program that lets us monitor carbon emissions

While the news media focuses its attention on the withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal and the scandals related President Trump’s lawyer Michael …

Best Camera Settings (Exposure Bracketing) for HDR Photos

(Auto) Exposure Bracketing & HDR Explained<p>Using <b>Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB)</b> is a simple method of taking photos in different lighting. Once you …

EPA sued by 14 states over delay in methane emission standards

(Reuters) - Fourteen states filed suit on Thursday accusing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency of failing to issue regulations for curbing emissions of methane, a potent greenhouse pollutant, from existing oil and gas operations as required under the Clean Air Act.<p>The legal challenge, led by …

U.S. Steel to pay nearly $900,000 to settle lawsuit over chromium spill into Lake Michigan

U.S. Steel agreed Monday to pay nearly $900,000 to settle a complaint filed after one of the company’s plants spilled toxic chromium into a Lake Michigan tributary last year.<p>The Pittsburgh-based company also will begin testing daily for the most toxic form of chromium in water near its Midwest …

Lake Michigan

The World’s Largest Flood Ever Filled the Mediterranean Sea in Just a Few Years With Water From the Ocean

In a study published in the journal <i>Nature,</i> researchers reported new evidence of the “Zanclean megaflood,” or “Zanclean deluge.” The Zanclean, for …

Is There Non-Biblical Evidence

Is there any evidence outside of the Bible that the Resurrection of Jesus was a real historical event rather than a myth or an …

A once thriving coal town has turned toxic, and citizens are desperate for help

The rate of cancer cases in a former Appalachian coal town is staggering.<p>Percy Edward “Eddie” Fruit has lived in Minden, West Virginia his entire …

EPA

Alice Cooper believes his faith saved him from alcoholism, temptations of rock star lifestyle

Alice Cooper had a major wake-up call nearly 40 years ago, when he found himself throwing up blood.<p>"Everything that could go wrong was shutting down inside of me,” Cooper, who is preparing to reprise his role as King Herod in NBC's live version of "Jesus Christ Superstar," told the New York Daily …

15 People Who Deserve A Goddamn Nobel Prize

There go our heroes...<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

Canaries in the Coal Ash

×<p>Shutterstock<p>In February 2014, workers at a retired coal-burning power plant in Eden, North Carolina, discovered that a corrugated metal drainage …

Fossil Fuels

Arizona Regulators Want Renewables, Not More Natural Gas

Arizona regulators gave the state’s largest utility the cold shoulder last week, essentially rejecting Arizona Public Service Co.’s plans to double …

Natural Gas

Detroit Edison is playing regulatory games with its proposed natural gas plant

<i>Detroit Edison has submitted plans for a new billion-dollar power plant that may skirt Michigan’s energy laws and deprive consumers of lower rates</i> …

If business leaders want to regain our trust, they must act upon climate risk | Ian Dunlop

Business leaders seem astonished that community trust in their activities is at an all-time low, trending toward the bottom of the barrel inhabited by politicians. To the corporate leader dedicated to the capitalist, market economy success story of the last 50 years, that attitude is no doubt …

Climate

The Trump Administration’s New Environmental Justice Adviser Has a Plutonium Problem

<i>This story was originally published by</i> The New Republic <i>and appears here as part of the</i> Climate Desk<i> collaboration.</i> One year ago, the man who founded …

Radioactivity Found In Groundwater At 11 Duke Energy Plants

New data from federally mandated testing has found elevated levels of radiation in groundwater at 11 of 18 Duke Energy coal plants. Environmentalists …

Trump Administration Aims to Gut Clean Water Standards to Help Out Coal Power Plants

The Environmental Protection Agency announced on Thursday it will scrap Obama-era rules governing coal ash disposal. The changes would provide …

EPA starts dismantling Obama methane rules on new fracking wells

The Environmental Protection Agency announced two piecemeal actions on Thursday to reduce costs and regulatory "burdens" imposed on the oil and …

U.S. utilities find water pollution at coal-burning power plants

<b>BILLINGS, Mont. --</b> Major utilities have found evidence of groundwater contamination at coal-burning power plants across the U.S. where landfills and …

How long will my liner last?

What is the remaining service life of my HDPE geomembrane?<p>Introduction<p>In his keynote lecture at the GeoAmericas-2008 conference last March, Dr. …

Even Oil Companies Are Now Saying Climate Change Will Hurt Their Business

Oil has occupied a central place in the American economy for the past century — powering houses, automobiles, factories and everything in between. As …

Oil & Gas Industry

Eucharistic miracle? Hosts found intact in church destroyed by earthquake

Rome, Italy, Feb 27, 2018 / 05:00 pm (CNA).- Almost a year and a half after an August 2016 earthquake in the central area of the Italy, a tabernacle …

Catholicism