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    • Climate Change Could Make Thousands of Tropical Islands ‘Uninhabitable’ in Coming Decades, New Study Says

    • By: Chris Mooney, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 12 mins
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    More than a thousand low-lying tropical islands risk becoming “uninhabitable” by the middle of the century — or possibly sooner — because of rising sea levels, upending the populations of some island nations and endangering key U.S. military assets, according to new research published Wednesday.

    "Climate Change Could Make Thousands of Tropical Islands ‘Uninhabitable’ in Coming Decades, New Study Says" is from the April 25, 2018 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Environmental and Health Groups Gear up to Defend Obama EPA's Gas-Mileage Standards

    • By: Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    The tug of war over how much more fuel efficient new cars and trucks should be in coming years — a fight that once seemed all but settled — will play out again on Wednesday in a downtown Washington hotel.

    "Environmental and Health Groups Gear up to Defend Obama EPA's Gas-Mileage Standards" is from the September 06, 2017 Energy and Environment section of The Washington Post. It was written by Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Antarctic Loss Could Double Expected Sea Level Rise by 2100, Scientists Say

    • By: Brady Dennis, Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 8 mins
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    "Antarctic Loss Could Double Expected Sea Level Rise by 2100, Scientists Say" is from the March 30, 2016, Science section of The Washington Post. It was written by Brady Dennis and Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • EPA Yanks Scientists' Conference Presentations, Including on Climate Change

    • By: Juliet Eilperin, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    The Environmental Protection Agency has instructed two of its scientists and one contractor not to speak as planned at a scientific conference Monday in Providence, R.I., sparking criticism from some academics and congressional Democrats.

    "EPA Yanks Scientists' Conference Presentations, Including on Climate Change" is from the October 22, 2017 Science section of The Washington Post. It was written by Juliet Eilperin and Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The Superbug That Doctors Have Been Dreading Just Reached the US

    • By: Lena H. Sun, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    "The Superbug That Doctors Have Been Dreading Just Reached the US" is from the May 26, 2016 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lena H. Sun and Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Countries Made Only Modest Climate-Change Promises in Paris. They’re Falling Short Anyway.

    • By: Brady Dennis, Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 8 mins
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    Barely two years ago, after weeks of intense bargaining in Paris, leaders from 195 countries announced a global agreement that once had seemed impossible. For the first time, the nations of the world would band together to reduce humanity’s reliance on fossil fuels in an effort to hold off the most devastating effects of climate change.

    "Countries Made Only Modest Climate-Change Promises in Paris. They’re Falling Short Anyway." is from the February 19, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Brady Dennis, Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Pruitt Had Aide Do Numerous Personal Tasks, Including a Hunt for a Used Trump Hotel Mattress

    • By: Juliet Eilperin, Josh Dawsey, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    In mid-September, the Environmental Protection Agency administrator’s director of scheduling and advance, Millan Hupp, contacted the Trump International Hotel in Washington with an unusual request. Hupp wanted to know how much the hotel would charge EPA chief Scott Pruitt for purchasing one of its used mattresses.

    "Pruitt Had Aide Do Numerous Personal Tasks, Including a Hunt for a Used Trump Hotel Mattress" is from the June 04, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Juliet Eilperin, Josh Dawsey and Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Pruitt to EPA Employees: ‘We Don’t Have to Choose’ Between Jobs and the Environment

    • By: Brady Dennis, Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Pruitt, who spent years criticizing and suing the EPA before becoming its newest leader, reiterated an argument he often had made as Oklahoma attorney general.

    "Pruitt to EPA Employees: ‘We Don’t Have to Choose’ Between Jobs and the Environment" is from the February 21, 2017 Energy and Environment section of The Washington Post. It was written by Brady Dennis and Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • How James Inhofe Is Upending the Nation’s Energy and Environmental Policies

    • By: Juliet Eilperin, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 11 mins
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    For more than a decade, Sen. James M. Inhofe has raged against the scientific consensus that humans are fueling climate change, calling it “the greatest hoax” ever perpetrated on Americans. The Oklahoma Republican has blasted the Environmental Protection Agency as an “activist organization” that has unfairly burdened everyone from farmers to fossil-fuel companies.

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    • Trump Moves Decisively to Wipe Out Obama’s Climate-Change Record

    • By: Juliet Eilperin, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 10 mins
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    A presidential order on Tuesday will instruct federal regulators to rewrite key rules curbing U.S. carbon emissions.

    "Trump Moves Decisively to Wipe Out Obama’s Climate-Change Record" is from the March 27, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Juliet Eilperin and Brady Dennis and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • As the Climate Changes, Risks to Human Health Will Accelerate, Obama Administration Says

    • By: Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "As the Climate Changes, Risks to Human Health Will Accelerate, Obama Administration Says" is from the April 04, 2016 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • There's Basically No Landscape on Earth That Humans Haven't Altered, Scientists Say

    • By: Chris Mooney, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 9 mins
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    "There's Basically No Landscape on Earth That Humans Haven't Altered, Scientists Say" is from the June 06, 2016 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Tells Coal Miners He Will Repeal Power-Plan Rule Tuesday: 'The War Against Coal Is Over'

    • By: Juliet Eilperin, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt told coal miners in Kentucky on Monday that he will move to repeal a rule limiting greenhouse-gas emissions from existing power plants, assuring them, “The war against coal is over.”

    "EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Tells Coal Miners He Will Repeal Power-Plan Rule Tuesday: 'The War Against Coal Is Over'" is from the October 09, 2017 Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Juliet Eilperin and Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Climate Change Is Turning into a Race between Politics and Physics

    • By: Chris Mooney, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 8 mins
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    On Friday, a major milestone will arrive for global climate change diplomacy. The so-called Paris climate agreement, an international accord forged last December by countries across the world, will become a legal reality far sooner than almost anyone anticipated.

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    • Legal Experts: Did Disney Do Enough to Warn Its Guests about Alligators?

    • By: Brady Dennis, Darryl Fears
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Legal Experts: Did Disney Do Enough to Warn Its Guests about Alligators?" is from the June 15, 2016 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Brady Dennis and Darryl Fears and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Nobel Prize in Chemistry Shared by American, Swedish and Turkish Scientists for DNA Repair

    • By: Rachel Feltman, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Nobel Prize in Chemistry Shared by American, Swedish and Turkish Scientists for DNA Repair" is from the October 08, 2015 Top Stories section of The Washington Post. It was written by Rachel Feltman and Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • EPA’s Scott Pruitt Asks Whether Global Warming ‘Necessarily Is a Bad Thing’

    • By: Dino Grandoni, Brady Dennis, Chris Mooney
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    As head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt has repeatedly questioned the scientific consensus that rising levels of carbon dioxide from human-fueled activity are warming the planet.

    "EPA’s Scott Pruitt Asks Whether Global Warming ‘Necessarily Is a Bad Thing’" is from the February 07, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Dino Grandoni, Brady Dennis and Chris Mooney and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Extreme Hurricanes and Wildfires Made 2017 the Most Costly U.S. Disaster Year on Record

    • By: Chris Mooney, Brady Dennis
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria combined with devastating Western wildfires and other natural catastrophes to make 2017 the most expensive year on record for disasters in the United States, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported Monday. The disasters caused $306 billion in total damage in 2017, with 16 events that caused more than $1 billion in damage each. The bulk of the damage, at $265 billion, came from hurricanes.

    "Extreme Hurricanes and Wildfires Made 2017 the Most Costly U.S. Disaster Year on Record" is from the January 08, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Chris Mooney and Brady Dennis and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • EPA Moves to Overhaul Obama-Era Safeguards on Coal Ash Waste

    • By: Brady Dennis and Juliet Eilperin
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 4 mins
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    The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday proposed significant changes to an Obama-era initiative to regulate coal ash waste, giving states and utilities more latitude in how they dispose of the potentially toxic substance.

    "EPA Moves to Overhaul Obama-Era Safeguards on Coal Ash Waste" is from the March 01, 2018 Business section of The Washington Post. It was written by Brady Dennis and Juliet Eilperin and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • ‘A Factory of Bad Ideas’: How Scott Pruitt Undermined His Mission at EPA

    • By: Juliet Eilperin, Brady Dennis, Josh Dawsey
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 11 mins
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    The April 9 gathering in the Oval Office was supposed to be about ethanol policy. But the meeting had barely gotten underway when President Trump turned his attention to Scott Pruitt’s “rough week.”

    "‘A Factory of Bad Ideas’: How Scott Pruitt Undermined His Mission at EPA" is from the April 20, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Juliet Eilperin, Brady Dennis and Josh Dawsey and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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