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yucca fatigue tho

Horsford ‘not hopeful’ about Trump’s nominee to replace Perry

Last summer, Nevada Rep. Steve Horsford called on Rick Perry to resign as Energy Secretary.Perry did just that this week, earlier than planned --...
hot and getting hotter

Cities look for solutions to ‘urban heat island’ effect

A Climate Central study reports that, on average, U.S. cities were 2.4 degrees hotter than the surrounding rural areas during the past 10 summers,...
from the north for a change

Connecting to climate change in the Las Vegas Valley

The intensity of public rhetoric on climate change, now “climate crisis,” is rising.  Not only do we hear it and read it, we feel...
what airport wants airport gets

So what happened to the VW settlement money, anyway?

Nevada was granted $24.8 million of a $2.8 billion national settlement reached with Volkswagen after the auto company was caught installing devices on some...
kids these days

Nevada youth join in global climate strike, walkout from classrooms

Seeing their future at stake from the rising threats brought on by climate change, Clark County students joined in with people from around the...

Why Nevada needs the climate strike

Today I’m honored to join thousands of Nevadans, hundreds of thousands of Americans, and many millions of people around the world in the first...
parked cars

Trump to block states from setting tougher emission standards for cars

WASHINGTON -- President Trump declared Wednesday that he’s revoking California’s ability to set tougher greenhouse gas standards for automobiles, a move his critics say...
we are all doomed

Carbon pollution tax has bipartisan support

So what should candidates for the 2020 election be paying attention to? Polls show that climate change has jumped to near the top of...
young'ns gonna save us maybe

Youth movement demands action on climate crisis, prepares for school walkout

Palo Verde High School Senior Ainslee Archibald knows people typically don’t take the opinions of her generation seriously in general, let alone when it...
probly radioactive

Warren announces opposition to military expansion in wildlife refuge

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren announced her opposition Tuesday to the planned military expansion into the Desert National Wildlife Refuge north of Las Vegas. “I oppose military expansion...

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