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Moms Clean Air Force
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Rasa Kaye
May 06, 2019 - 2:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mom moods run the gamut — from nurturing, warm and cuddly milk-and-cookies mom moods, to rip-your-throat-out-for-threatening-her-babies mama bear mom moods. There’s a time and place for both. Moms Clean Air Force (MCAF) stands ready to be bear-like if needed. It...
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Rasa Kaye
April 18, 2019 - 1:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Greetings, Earthlings! April has become the month when we show the planet proof of our love and devotion by cleaning up our rooms, as it were, with events all over the Philly metro area on and around April 22, aka Earth Day. Earth Day launched in 1970, the same day...
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Rasa Kaye
April 11, 2019 - 12:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — ’Tis the season for getting down and dirty. Whether your garden sprawls across acres of landscaping or across a balcony of pots, April is finally the month most of us can start stirring up the soil for a new year of fabulous flora. Can you dig it? Now’s the time to...
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Dreamstime
Rasa Kaye
March 22, 2019 - 12:11 pm
By Rasa Kaye PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the earliest official tipoffs about global warming came in 1958 when Chauncey D. Leake, president for the American Association for the Advancement of Science, warned of the warming atmosphere in a paper at the National Conference on Air Pollution...
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Piggyback Treats
Courtesy of Piggyback Treats Company
Rasa Kaye
March 12, 2019 - 2:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In her former career as a pastry chef, Jennifer Kirby was troubled by the food she saw wasted in the food industry. She was also increasingly troubled by how much time her dog was spending alone while she was out cooking for others. It was time to find work that could...
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Water bottle in a river.
Dreamstime
Rasa Kaye
February 22, 2019 - 1:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Litter is an eyesore and a health hazard, and so commonplace it's easy to forget that it's against the law - a tougher law this year . Dropping debris along or near Pennsylvania roadways carries a stiffer penalty in 2019. There are still fines for getting caught...
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Methane bubble in the ice a of a freshly frozen Paezeriai lake in Lithuania
Dreamstime
Rasa Kaye
February 08, 2019 - 1:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Eerily gorgeous photos of frozen methane bubbles have been making the rounds online recently, captured in symmetric patterns like strings of fantastic, luminous, milky beads ; or clustered like frosty moons in an icy orbit . Unless it’s frozen or flaring, we rarely...
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Green roof in Old City, Philadelphia
Rasa Kaye / KYW Newsradio
Rasa Kaye
January 30, 2019 - 12:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In Ben Franklin’s time, a green roof would have been the sod roof that a random Brandywine Valley Swedish settler might have installed; common in Scandinavia, and not widely adopted by colonists here. So our Founding Science Geek would likely have been fascinated by...
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Reading Viaduct
Dreamstime
Rasa Kaye
January 14, 2019 - 1:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Sustainability news site Green Philly enters its second decade this year. Started as a blog by co-founder Julie Hancher in 2008 to educate and empower its readers and "spread the green gospel minus the boring," it continues its mission of making a sustainable...
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Dreamstime
Rasa Kaye
December 13, 2018 - 2:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — “Being a responsible dad always meant protecting our families from harm. The coming droughts, storms, floods and spreading diseases are about to make our jobs way more difficult.” That dire warning at Climate Dads’ website belies the sunny affability of the...
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