15 Aug '11, 1pm

Critical List: Shell spills oil in the Arctic; the Northwest Passage opens

A Shell oil platform in the Arctic is leaking oil . The company won't say how much but will say that the spill is under control . The Interior Department is looking into treatment of Arctic scientist Charles Monnett, who is under investigation for his work on polar bears. Why real world fuel efficiency is so much lower than fuel efficiency standards. Melting Arctic ice means that the Northwest Passage is opening up. Ships only have charts for about 10 percent of it , which means it's less than totally safe to navigate. These lights on bike wheel rims make biker at night safer and

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grist.org 16 Aug '11, 12pm

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greenpeace.org.uk 15 Aug '11, 2pm

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Another Offshore Oil Leak: This Time from Shell

Another Offshore Oil Leak: This Time from Shell

solarfeeds.com 15 Aug '11, 2am

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treehugger.com 14 Aug '11, 2pm

Although a vessel with dispersant and oil spill equipment is on standby, Shell reports the leak is fully under control. Th...

Shell Oil Leak in North Sea Raises Memories of ...

treehugger.com 14 Aug '11, 2pm

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Shell Oil Spill in North Sea has Loosed 55,000 ...

treehugger.com 15 Aug '11, 10pm

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Take part in @Shell’s webchat about Arctic drilling today at 4pm to ask them tough questions that need answers

Take part in @Shell’s webchat about Arctic dril...

greenpeace.org.uk 16 Aug '11, 2pm

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news.mongabay.com 16 Aug '11, 4pm

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businessgreen.com 16 Aug '11, 1pm

There is a rather pretentious old saying that I cannot remember the source for, which posits that you can only truly appre...

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earthjustice.org 19 Aug '11, 10pm

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planetsave.com 15 Aug '11, 6pm

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grist.org 05 Aug '11, 1pm

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greenpeace.org.uk 15 Aug '11, 5pm

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Critical List: A second leak in Shell’s North S...

grist.org 16 Aug '11, 3pm

at the Shell oil platform in the North Sea is proving harder to stop than the first. A Chinese protest against a chemical ...