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EDM Wednesday Briefing: Hurricane Season Begins, Texas Flooding, TSA, DC Metro, Nuclear Power

Hurricane Season begins today, major flooding impacts areas of Texas, authorities release new information regarding the mass shooting in Houston, reports have TSA security line wait times reasonable over the holiday weekend, the Washington, D.C. Metro suffers delays due to another track issue, and nuclear power is getting renewed interest for its green benefits.

Six Climate Tipping Points--and 10 Solutions

EDM Friday Briefing: Fort McMurray, Superbug, Louisiana Hate Crimes, Migrant Boats

The Alberta government says that the wildfires are still burning out of control, researchers discover someone in the U.S. resistant to "last resort" antibiotics for the first time, Louisiana expands hate crime laws to include first responders, and another migrant boat capsizes, resulting in multiple deaths.

EDM Thursday Briefing: EgyptAir 804, Migrant Boat, Arctic Melting, GMO Mosquitos

EDM Thursday Briefing: EgyptAir 804, Migrant Boat, Arctic Melting, GMO Mosquitos

The mystery of the crash of EgyptAir Flight 804 deepens, five die after a migrant boat capsizes off of Libya, scientists predict record-breaking Arctic melting this summer, and a biotech firm is asking for emergency FDA approval for its GMO mosquito that it says will stop the spread of Zika virus.

EDM Monday Briefing: Indonesian Volcano, Bangladesh Cyclone, EgyptAir Flight 804, Lake Mead, Antarctic Ice Shelf