Topic: Environment

Common Weed Killer Linked to Bee Deaths

Sept. 24, 2018
Honey bee

The world’s most widely used weed killer, Roundup, causes honey bees to lose some of their beneficial bacteria and are more susceptible to infection and death from harmful bacteria.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Event Celebrates Statewide Sustainability

Sept. 18, 2018
Welcome sign at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Planet Texas 2050 is hosting a free, family-friendly event at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center for Central Texas residents passionate about conservation and sustainability.

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Pruitt’s Proposed Gift to the Chemical Industry Could Deadly

June 13, 2018

This is not the direction our nation should be heading when it comes to the safety of industrial facilities.

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Great Barrier Reef Can Survive for Another Century

April 19, 2018
Staghorn Coral

They're still under threat from global warming, but corals in the Great Barrier Reef have enough genetic variation to survive for at least another century, or more than 50 years longer than previous estimates have suggested.

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Shared Autonomous Vehicles Have Uncertain Effects

Dec. 14, 2017
Driverless Vehicles

Policies should be enacted that contribute to, rather than impede, emission reduction efforts.

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