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Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Friday, Apr 21, 2017

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

In a classroom in Dallas, Texas, a teacher tells her students that climate change is a natural phenomenon. Meanwhile her counterpart in Queens, New York, presents evidence to the contrary.

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

With the aid of government spending and joint efforts by Ford and Nissan, Daimler — Mercedes’s parent corporation — aims to start selling hydrogen-fueled cars to the public as early as 2017.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations after the hydraulic fracturing crews have left.

Friday, Apr 19, 2013

Recycling Event Held for Earth Week

Recycling Event Held for Earth Week

Dozens of people gathered on Friday to give people a place to recycle cell phones for soldiers.

Saturday, Apr 6, 2013

Sea Lions Dying at Unusual Rate: NOAA

Sea Lions Dying at Unusual Rate: NOAA

There have been seven times the number of sea lions that have beached themselves in San Diego County compared to the same time period last year.

Friday, Mar 29, 2013

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul burns more than just coal from mines. Wood chips go into the fire as well. And, the utility running the plant is touting its advanced design.

Friday, Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we get...

Monday, Apr 16, 2012

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

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2 US Marines Suffer Severe Burns in Blast at MCAS Miramar
2 US Marines Suffer Severe Burns in Blast at MCAS Miramar

Two U.S. Marines were critically injured at MCAS Miramar.

Triple-Digit Heat Possible Inland, Likely in Foothills
Triple-Digit Heat Possible Inland, Likely in Foothills

Triple-digit heat is likely in the foothills and possible in the inland valleys Monday.

Dangerous Firecracker Prank in Alpine Has Neighbors Worried
Dangerous Firecracker Prank in Alpine Has Neighbors Worried

Surveillance video captures three people lighting firecrackers dangerously close to homes in Alpine. Residents are concerned those responsible could do some serious damage and spark a fire.

Top 10 Things To Do at The Port of San Diego Waterfront
Top 10 Things To Do at The Port of San Diego Waterfront

From floating museums to mouth-watering Mexican food, don’t miss out on the waterfront fun this summer

Trump Travel Ban Reinstated in Part, Gets Supreme Court Date
Trump Travel Ban Reinstated in Part, Gets Supreme Court Date

The Supreme Court is letting the Trump administration mostly enforce its 90-day ban on travelers from six mostly Muslim countries, overturning lower court orders that blocked it. The action Monday is a victory...

Navy Makes Changes to Female Uniform Regulations
Navy Makes Changes to Female Uniform Regulations

The Navy has made several changes to women’s uniform’s that went into effect last Wednesday. Women are now allowed to wear their hair in a bun though the back opening of a command or navy ball cap.