The Daily Populous

Saturday April 20th, 2019 night edition

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Battlefield V is Already Outside Twitch’s Top 10 Most Watched Games Just 48 Hours After Launching its New Firestorm BR Mode.

There’s a High Chance Borderlands 3 Could Be an Epic Games Store Exclusive (If It’s Revealed in 2 Weeks).

February Was the First Month Fortnite BR Wasn’t Twitch’s Most Watched Game.

Apex Legends is the First Game to Top Fortnite 10 Days in a Row on Twitch.

Interest in The Division 2 is Down Significantly with Viewer Counts for the Beta Much Lower than the First Game on Twitch.

Resident Evil 2 is the First Time the Franchise has Launched in Steam's Top 5 Most Played Games.

Resident Evil 2 Remake on Track to Become the Biggest Launch in the Franchise. »

Sir David Attenborough documentary has viewers in TEARS over orangutan's plight

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Viewers of David Attenborough's new BBC documentary were moved to tears over the heartbreaking battle between an orangutan and a bulldozer sent to destroy its home.

Climate Change: The Facts told how the soaring demand for palm oil was leading to large scale deforestation with large areas of rainforest being ripped down and replaced with palm oil plantations.

Cameras captured the moment a desperate orangutan tried to shove a bulldozer as it tore down trees in its path. »

Judge says US government can be sued for Flint water crisis

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A judge says the federal government can be sued by Flint residents who blame the Environmental Protection Agency for waiting too long to intervene in the city's water crisis.

Federal Judge Linda Parker didn't determine whether EPA employees were negligent when Flint's water system became contaminated with lead in 2014 and 2015.

The decision at this stage is more narrow, with the judge saying Thursday that the government isn't immune to a lawsuit. »

2/3 of U.S. voters say 100% renewable electricity by 2030 is important

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While voters are saying that renewable energy mandates are important, support is highly divided by party on the Green New Deal.

It’s no secret that American voters want to see more renewable energy, and favor highly ambitious moves to transition the nation’s power supply.

1) Voters say 100% renewable electricity by 2030 more important than other steps to fight climate change. »