Despite Expert Warnings and Accidents, Elected Officials Still Push for Self-Driving Car Legislation

Despite Expert Warnings and Accidents, Elected Officials Still Push for Self-Driving Car Legislation By B.N. Frank According to many experts, Automated Vehicles won’t necessarily make the roads safer – not by a long shot.  That has not deterred American elected officials who apparently haven’t watched the NOVA video, “Look Who’s Driving” and/or haven’t read recent disturbing reports on Automated Vehicle (AV) (see 1, 2).  Either that – or they simply don’t care that they are risking our lives and limbs by continuing to push for more of these dangerous and…

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Apple says it cares about the climate. So why does it cost the earth to r#EPAir my Macbook? The company’s CEO waxes lyrical about the urgent threat to our #Environment, but it makes fixing its products prohibitively expensive

Apple says it cares about the climate. So why does it cost the earth to repair my Macbook? The company’s CEO waxes lyrical about the urgent threat to our environment, but it makes fixing its products prohibitively expensive submitted by /u/mvea [link] [comments] top scoring links : environment Current news, information and issues related to the environment.

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It’s possible that Trump doesn’t actually know what climate change is – “And, you know, I’ve done many #Environmental impact statements over my life, and I believe very strongly in very, very crystal clear, clean #water and clean air. That’s a big part of climate change.”

It’s possible that Trump doesn’t actually know what climate change is – “And, you know, I’ve done many environmental impact statements over my life, and I believe very strongly in very, very crystal clear, clean water and clean air. That’s a big part of climate change.” submitted by /u/mvea [link] [comments] top scoring links : environment Current news, information and issues related to the environment.

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Conservation Group Pr#EPAres To Launch Massive ‘#Endangered Species Act’ Lawsuit Against Trump Admin – “If we just leave them in the bureaucratic purgatory, we’re not accomplishing anything. We’re just allowing them to decline further making recovery more expensive, less likely, & more difficult.”

Conservation Group Prepares To Launch Massive ‘Endangered Species Act’ Lawsuit Against Trump Admin – “If we just leave them in the bureaucratic purgatory, we’re not accomplishing anything. We’re just allowing them to decline further making recovery more expensive, less likely, & more difficult.” submitted by /u/anutensil [link] [comments] top scoring links : environment Current news, information and issues related to the environment.

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