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March for Science: Earth Day focus on global opposition to Trump

 04/24/2017 - 03:12
Tens of thousands of protestors walk along Constitution Avenue during the March for Science in Washington, DC, USA, 22 April 2017. EPA/JIM LO SCALZO

In Colombia, a model town for sustainable adaptation to climate change

 04/24/2017 - 02:50
Neida Zambrano (l) and the head of the local United Nations project to adapt to climate change, Diana Diaz (r), give a tour of a new house adapted to global warming in the Colombian town of El Torno on April 22, 2017. The town was seriously affected in 2010 by flooding, which destroyed crops and homes, but today the community of 600 residents is an example of resilience and sustainable adaptation to climate change. EFE/Mauricio Dueñas Castañeda

The town of El Torno, in Colombia's northern province of Sucre, was seriously affected by flooding, which destroyed crops and homes, but today the community of 600 residents is an example of resilience and sustainable adaptation to climate change.

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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 2:45am
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Neida Zambrano (l) and the head of the local United Nations project to adapt to climate change, Diana Diaz (r), give a tour of a new house adapted to global warming in the Colombian town of El Torno on April 22, 2017. The town was seriously affected in 2010 by flooding, which destroyed crops and homes, but today the community of 600 residents is an example of resilience and sustainable adaptation to climate change. EFE/Mauricio Dueñas Castañeda

Philly contará con 900 árboles nuevos esta semana

 04/25/2016 - 10:28
Photo courtesy of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) Tree Tenders cuenta con 28 grupos de voluntarios para llevar a cabo las labores de plantación.

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 11:23am
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Lucia Tejo
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Philly will see nearly 900 new trees planted this week

 04/20/2016 - 11:36
Photo courtesy of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) Tree Tenders will have 28 groups of volunteer tree planters in the city to carry out the plantings.

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 11:23am
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Martin Martinez
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