Oceans May Be Best Place To Get EV Battery Metals

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Mon, 04 May 2020 02:29:13 +0000

A new study explores the environmental, social, and economic costs of different sources of base metals used in the world’s transition away from fossil fuels. The while paper is entitled Where Should Metals for the Green Transition Come From

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Plastic Oceans: Unwanted trash and a popular but unproven plan to solve the problem

Credit to Author: J.J. Adams| Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 17:26:51 +0000

Boyan Slat had a vision to scour plastic pollution from the world’s oceans, but is his mega-million dollar project the environmental version of the Fyre Fest?

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Another cocaine shipment washes ashore in Quezon, disrupts family picinic

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Sun, 07 Jul 2019 08:45:34 +0000

Suspected cocaine continued to turn up on the shores of Quezon province with the latest find, estimated to weigh at least 7 kilograms, disrupting a beach family picnic in the town of Mauban.

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Car carrier on fire in Pacific, some crew abandon ship

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Mon, 31 Dec 2018 23:22:39 +0000

Car carrier on fire in Pacific, some crew abandon ship

HONOLULU, United States — The U.S. Coast Guard is responding to a fire on a Panamanian car carrier in the Pacific Ocean and says some crew members abandoned the ship. The Coast Guard in a statement Monday says crew members launched a life raft and four of the 21 mariners aboard left The Sincerity Ace […]

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Huge barrier isn’t trapping plastic waste in Pacific Ocean

Credit to Author: cbibe| Date: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 01:33:18 +0000

Huge barrier isn't trapping plastic waste in Pacific Ocean

A floating device sent to corral a swirling island of trash between California and Hawaii has not swept up any plastic waste.

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