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Robert's Rules of Order - How to Debate Effectively in Meetings

What Is Debate?

New Energy Secretary on Climate Change: ‘I’m Not Here to Debate What’s Not Debatable’

Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz of Massachusetts, testifies at his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill on Tuesday, April 9, 2013. (AP Photo/Manuel …

Associated Press News

Mining and logging companies 'leaving all of Chile without water'

More than 100 environmental, social and indigenous organisations protested in the Chilean capital, Santiago, this week to demand that the state …

Less smoke, less ire

Special report<p><b>Get our daily newsletter</b><p>Upgrade your inbox and get our Daily Dispatch and Editor's Picks.<p>THE Amazon's dry season, from July to …

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Plague of deforestation sweeps across south-east Asia

In 1968, during the six-month siege of Khe Sanh — one of the most bitterly fought battles of the Vietnam War — a special U.S. Air Force outfit flew …

Top 5 Actions to Make a Difference in the Fight Against Climate Change

Marjan Minnesma may be the most inspiring person you've never heard of, unless you live in the Netherlands as I do. A few years ago, Marjan got fed up with waiting on governments to act. As a citizen of a small, industrialized country -- blessed with resources but riddled with challenges- - she …

Environment: News & features

What We Don't Know About Fracking

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p><b>See full coverage</b><p><b>Grist on the information vacuum around fracking</b> We still don't know that much about …

Another Study Finds Fracking Didn’t Contaminate Water

In this June 25, 2012 file photo, a crew works on a gas drilling rig at a well site for shale based natural gas in Zelienople, Pa. (Photo: AP/Keith Srakocic)<p>Tests and scientific experts have already claimed that many health and environmental concerns tied to hydraulic fracturing for natural gas, …

Population growth and climate change explained by Hans Rosling – video

Let me show you the world, says Swedish academic Han Rosling as he demonstrates the dynamics of population growth, child mortality and carbon dioxide …