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J.J. Ramberg, host of msnbc TV’s “Your Business”, looks at entrepreneurs bringing eco-friendly innovations to market.
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Manatees Escape the Cold In Wildlife Refuge
With cold weather bringing freezing weather for a second straight night, manatees aren't taking chances, and about 300-500 of the creatures have decided to huddle up in the Three Sisters Springs wildlife refuge at Kings Bay, at the headwaters of Florida's Crystal River. Video Courtesy

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Image: Fish lie dead in the harbor area of Redondo Beach, south of Los Angeles
View and discuss this event and other environment photos that caught our eye.
Francesco Zizola / NOOR
Rising ocean levels threaten Maldives
The Maldives, the lowest-lying nation on Earth, is at risk of disappearing from the world map, scientists say.
Shadows Of Change Consequences Of Climate change
Stanley Greene / NOOR
Greenland’s shrinking ice hurts native tribe
The Inuit, who survived for centuries by hunting seals and whales, are watching their way of life disappear.
Jon Lowenstein / NOOR
Picturing Climate Change
View some of the causes and consequences of climate change from around the world.
Nuclear opportunities, challenges
View an interactive guide on nuclear power prepared by the Council on Foreign Relations.
Black market
The wildlife trade is the third-largest illegal trade in the world after guns and drugs. Learn who is buying and selling and see the species put at risk by the trade.
Battle of the Bags: Paper vs. Plastic takes you on interactive journey through the debate over the "greenest" way to cart away groceries.

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