Amid SeaWorld struggles, signs of a more ‘pro-animal’ future – Christian Science Monitor


Christian Science Monitor

Amid SeaWorld struggles, signs of a more 'pro-animal' future
Christian Science Monitor
SeaWorld profits fall short of expectations as circuses, zoos, and grocery stores face public pressure to curb unfair treatment of animals. By Jessica Mendoza, Staff writer November 6, 2015. Save for later Saved. close. Animal rights activist Kirby
Burbank Lawmaker Pushes For End To Killer Whale Shows At SeaWorldCBS Local


Proposed law would ban the captivity of orcasCBS 8 San Diego
Proposed law would end killer whale captivityCBS News
The Hill –Kansas City Star
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Google Acquires Fly Labs To Join Its Google Photos Team – TechCrunch


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Google Acquires Fly Labs To Join Its Google Photos Team
TechCrunch
Today, Google acquired Fly Labs to join its Google Photos team. The company aimed to help people edit videos and photos and it sported 3 million downloads over the past 18 months. Their suite of apps (Tempo, Fly and Crop) will be made available for the …
Google acquires video and photo editing startup Fly LabsVentureBeat


Google acquires Fly Labs to build video editing tools for Google PhotosThe Verge
Google buys iOS video app maker Fly Labs to boost Google PhotosApple Insider
PhoneDog –Macworld –Engadget
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UN Report Raises Ceiling for Greenhouse Gas Pollution – New York Times


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UN Report Raises Ceiling for Greenhouse Gas Pollution
New York Times
STOCKHOLM — The U.N.'s environmental authority has quietly raised its assessment of the level at which global greenhouse gas emissions must peak to avoid dangerous climate change, as governments seek a new accord to fight global warming. In its first …
World's Pledges To Reduce Carbon Emissions Aren't Enough To Tackle Climate Huffington Post


National climate targets signal 'unprecedented momentum' for climate agreement UN News Centre
France sees progress on UN climate deal, but questions aboundReuters
Voice of America
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The New York Times VR app took me inside the news – Engadget


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The New York Times VR app took me inside the news
Engadget
I'm standing in the center of a rubble-filled classroom. The floor is ankle deep in books with overturned desks jutting up like volcanic islands in a sea of literature. At the chalkboard, a young boy is writing something. It's difficult to see what he
Quantum shift: welcome to The New York Times' VR futureThe Verge


Virtual reality gets jolt with YouTube app, free Google CardboardCNET
YouTube to support virtual reality video on its appReuters
The Creators Project (blog) –Phys.Org –TechnoBuffalo
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Alien Megastructure? SETI Spies No Intelligent Signals – Discovery News


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Alien Megastructure? SETI Spies No Intelligent Signals
Discovery News
After all the public excitement surrounding the star KIC 8462852 and its weird transit signal as spotted by NASA's Kepler Space Telescope, the SETI Institute decided to expedite plans to point a powerful radio antennae at the nearby star in the hope of …
What the Flux? No Sign of Aliens Around Strange, Dimming StarSpace.com


Alien hunters who listened to weird distant star share their findingsCNET
Sorry, Alien Hunters: No Signs of Life From KIC 8462852Gizmodo
Astronomy Magazine –Washington Post –The Mary Sue
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The Limits of the ‘Tobacco Strategy’ on Climate Change – New York Times


New York Times

The Limits of the 'Tobacco Strategy' on Climate Change
New York Times
For years, activists and scholars have contended that groups who reject the scientific consensus on climate change are employing tactics once used to create doubt about the dangers of smoking.
Big Oil Is Not Big Tobacco: Why The Witch Hunt Against Exxon Is AbsurdForbes


5 things to know about the Exxon Mobil probeCBS News
More Oil Companies Could Join Exxon Mobil as Focus of Climate InvestigationsAlaska Dispatch News
Christian Science Monitor –Reason (blog) –Discovery News
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