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Captain D on So long, San Onofre (in like 700 million years)

Judith Lewis Mernit | Jun 17, 2013 08:10 AM
Filed under: Energy & Industry , Blog Post

Seen these 2 articles and their comments: http://www.kpbs.org/[…]/#c21031 and http://www.energytrendsinsider.com/[…]/ + The "system" failed to protect the 8 million people in southern California from SCE [...]

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Captain D on So long, San Onofre (in like 700 million years)

Judith Lewis Mernit | Jun 17, 2013 08:10 AM
Filed under: Energy & Industry , Blog Post

Half of CA nuclear capacity has been shut down for about a YEAR AND A HALF! N☢ problems... ZERO ... + Much new Solar added... [...]

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So long, San Onofre (in like 700 million years)

Judith Lewis Mernit | Jun 17, 2013 08:10 AM
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The closing of a Southern California nuclear plant signals the end of an era — and the start of another

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Tim Baker on What's eating the snowpack?

Cally Carswell | Jun 14, 2013 09:00 AM
Filed under: Climate Change , Blog Post

There's an interesting article in the June 2013 issue of Frontiers in Ecology that discusses the decline of the subnivium (the under-snow region) and its [...]

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What's eating the snowpack?

Cally Carswell | Jun 14, 2013 09:00 AM
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Researchers untangle the causes of unusual snowpack declines throughout the Rockies

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Tribes battle austerity with energy development

Jonathan Thompson | Jun 13, 2013 01:50 PM
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As the West burns, Native American leaders convene to plan their energy future.

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The Taylors on Cow stomp: using cattle to reclaim mine land

Marshall Swearingen | Jun 13, 2013 05:00 AM
Filed under: Energy & Industry , Blog Post

in Miami, Arizona there are huge waste piles of mined minerals. I have observed a herd of cows being rotated in the different fenced areas [...]

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Cow stomp: using cattle to reclaim mine land

Marshall Swearingen | Jun 13, 2013 05:00 AM
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Can Colorado ranchers and the Forest Service work together to erase old mining scars?

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Richard Baldauf on Big Brother's big data is coming to Utah

Sarah Jane Keller | Jun 12, 2013 10:25 AM
Filed under: Politics , Blog Post

Winston Churchhill and Thomas Jefferson both said the same thing close over a 150 years apart: When we give up a little freedom for a [...]

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Big Brother's big data is coming to Utah

Sarah Jane Keller | Jun 12, 2013 10:25 AM
Filed under: Politics , Blog Post

What’s an NSA spy center doing in an unabashedly anti-federal state?

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