The News for Tuesday 26th of June 2018
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"The words blasted to cellphones around Oregon’s capital city were ominous: “Civil emergency, prepare for action.” Within half an hour, a second official alert clarified the subject [was] toxins from an algae bloom..."
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"Our finding of a substantial volcanic heat source beneath a major WAIS glacier highlights the need to understand subglacial volcanism, its hydrologic interaction with the marine margins, and its potential role in [ice] stability."
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"Professor Stephen Williams from James Cook University agreed that as the climate warmed, southward [crocodile] migration was inevitable. "Their southern extent certainly will be affected by the temperature.""
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"Demonstrations took place in at least five cities, including Berlin and Hamburg. The protests come two days before a government commission intended to map a national path away from coal is to convene for the first time."
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