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pope warns man’s greed will destroy world

Pope Francis warned Thursday that planet earth would not forgive the abuse of its resources for profit, urging the world’s leaders to rein in their greed and help the hungry — or risk a doomsday scenario in which nature would exact revenge. “God always forgives, but the earth does not,” the Argentine pope told the […]

Museum gets rid of vintage weapons to comply with Washington state gun laws

The Lynden Pioneer Museum in Washington state features exhibits on life in Victorian times, the area's natural resources, and the Pacific Theater of World War II. The latter display has gotten the museum in trouble with a new gun law approved by Washington voters in the recent election. Show More Summary

World Fisheries Day: It's Not Just About Fish

This week, the world celebrates a natural resource that provides food for billions and employment opportunities for over 50 million people worldwide -- fisheries.

Why Shares of Cliffs Natural Resources Crashed Big... Again

It seems like anything can get Cliffs' shares to pop or drop more than 10% these days.

Miner ETFs Tanking With Cliffs Natural Resources; Rally Pauses in Gold Miners

Exchange-traded funds full of heavy-metals miners are sinking today after Cliffs Natural Resources (CLF) said it might need to bite the bullet and close down a key project. The SPDR Metals & Mining ETF (XME) drops 3.4% as Cliffs drops 14%. Kevin Kingsbury reports for Dow Jones Newswires that Cliffs’ new management team said it [...]

A Visual Guide To How Earth's Natural Resources Become Household Goods

Hey, you got potatoes in my cosmetics! There's a time in every potato's life when it reaches a crossroads. In one direction, it becomes a french fry or mashed potato. In the other, it goes to a factory, where it's ground and divided into starch, fiber, and protein (the latter of which can be further broken down into amino acids). Show More Summary

How To Profit From Solar & Storage

By Brandon Chase, Fellow at the Clean Energy Leadership Institute Wind turbines and solar panels both use natural resources to produce clean, renewable energy. However, the intermittency of these energy sources (i.e. speed and availability...Show More Summary

Health Improvement vs. Treatment

Appeals to quality-adjusted life-years (QALYs) in medical resource allocation decisions are naturally supported by a broadly utilitarian view of the role of health institutions, i.e. as having the purpose of improving social welfare (via health improvement) as much as possible. Show More Summary

Tyson Foods Inc. (TSN), Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (USA) (CNQ), Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI): Steve Cohen Likes These Stocks

Steve Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management is also amongst the funds obliged to disclose its long equity positions by the end of each quarter, although it principally manages Mr. Cohen’s personal wealth. Between July 1 and September 30, inclusive, the fund started 220 new positions, increased its stakes in another 183, and sold out of 285 […]

Quebec Looking To Move Foward With New Wind Energy Policy

Quebec is looking to update its 10-year energy plan, with a new wind energy policy being a vital part of it, according to supporters. Montreal Gazette noted that Pierre Arcand, Quebec’s Natural Resources and Energy Minister, is reopening consultations on a new ten-year energy plan. Show More Summary

CLA Government Library Network Interview With Natural Resources Canada's Stephanie Glandon

For the past few months, the CLA Government Library and Information Management Professionals Network, part of the Canadian Library Association (CLA), has been publishing 13 Questions With..., a series on its website that profiles a member...Show More Summary

OPEC’s Real Agenda for Pushing Oil Prices Down

Pioneer Natural Resources CEO Scott Sheffield speaks out about OPEC’s real agenda for pushing down oil prices.

Is Cliffs Natural Resources Spending Enough to Keep the Lights on in This Down Market?

Even in a bad market, Cliffs Natural Resources needs to spend money to keep the business going; is it spending enough?

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