Heather Mack

Heather Mack

Journalist at MobiHealthNews

Print and radio journalist covering the technology and business aspects of health. UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, 2015.

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How California could get smarter about droughts and flooding

Instead of flooding where it’s not useful, California’s winter deluges could be banked in the ground, helping farmers and revitalizing streams....

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Here’s a solution for those out-of-control toxic algae blooms

A coalition of agribusinesses, farmers, and food companies may be the thing to stop toxic algal blooms...

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Lady justice: Clarice Gaylord led the EPA’s fight for communities of color

Gaylord spearheaded the federal government’s first serious attempt at addressing the problem of pollution falling most harshly on minorities and poor people. She left a lasting mark....

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This video of a semitruck’s blind spot will blow your MIND

Sorry for the Upworthy headline, but seriously....

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New trend: Spell out your wedding proposal by biking around the city

This guy biked 18 miles around hilly San Francisco to spell out “Marry me, Emily?” (She said yes.)...

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How did your rep vote on the House climate and energy bill?

Jun 27, 2009 ... Mary Bono Mack (R-Calif.) Leonard Boswell (D-Iowa) Rick Boucher (D-Va.) Allen Boyd (D-Fla.) Robert Brady (D-Penn.) Bruce L. Braley (D-Iowa)...

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Half of GOP caucus are climate zombies, four members admit science is real

45 of 97 Republican freshmen and 85 of 166 re-elected Republicans are confirmed climate zombies....

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Greenland’s ‘extraordinary’ summer ice melt may have been caused by tundra fires

Which themselves are a likely symptom of climate change....

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Think of the children, or think of your ski trip: Two ways to tell the climate story

Jun 3, 2009 ... One speaker, Andrew Mack of the Human Security Report Project at Simon Frasier University, said the Nairobi-based UN Environmental ......

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Conservative activists wage war on Republicans who voted for climate bill

Jul 2, 2009 ... Just eight GOP lawmakers voted in favor of the measure: Mary Bono Mack (Calif.) , Mike Castle (Del.), Frank LoBiondo (N.J.), John McHugh ......

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House passes landmark climate and clean-energy bill

Jun 27, 2009 ... Just eight Republicans voted in favor of the measure: Mary Bono Mack (Calif.), Mike Castle (Del.), Frank LoBiondo (N.J.), John McHugh (N.Y.), ......

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House committee votes to deny climate change

Mar 16, 2011 ... Mary Bono Mack (R-Calif.), who supported ACES in 2009, voted for the Upton- Inhofe bill “due to her long-standing concerns regarding the role ......

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15 green-leaning mayors

May 2, 2009 ... Another mack daddy of sustainability, Newsom is almost too green to believe. Since he took office in 2004, the city has reduced government ......

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Charles Koch, America’s largest crony capitalist, takes on crony capitalism

His argument is somewhat undermined by his company’s robust history of crony capitalism....