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A win for Monsanto on GMO crops

Jodi Peterson | May 14, 2013 12:00 AM
Filed under: Energy & Industry , Blog Post

A "Roundup" of news about genetically-modified crops and their apparently unstoppable rise.

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Don Pruitt on What's killing bees?

Emily Guerin | May 13, 2013 05:00 AM
Filed under: Wildlife , Blog Post

Never, NEVER! , spray your plants when in bloom or just about to bloom! This includes Dandelions.

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Emily Guerin on What's killing bees?

Emily Guerin | May 13, 2013 05:00 AM
Filed under: Wildlife , Blog Post

And the USDA just approved use of a pesticide known to be highly toxic to honey bees, according to RT News. http://rt.com/usa/new-pesticides-linked-bee-deaths-130/

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Brendon Bosworth on What's killing bees?

Emily Guerin | May 13, 2013 05:00 AM
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Also note that the European Union recently passed a two-year ban on popular neonicotinoid pesticides, which have been linked to bee deaths.

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What's killing bees?

Emily Guerin | May 13, 2013 05:00 AM
Filed under: Wildlife , Blog Post

Apparently everything, according to a new federal study

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Grizzlies back from the brink?

Sarah Jane Keller | May 10, 2013 05:15 AM
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Now there’s a plan in case they are delisted

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Drones are not just for killing

Jonathan Thompson | May 08, 2013 06:10 PM
Filed under: Communities , Blog Post

An excuse to watch some cool videos, filmed from unmanned aircraft.

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Big Data colonizes the West

Marshall Swearingen | May 08, 2013 05:00 AM
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How Internet data centers are reshaping Western communities

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Colorado likely to adopt tough new rural renewable energy requirements

Sarah Gilman | May 07, 2013 09:55 AM
Filed under: Energy & Industry , Blog Post

Astronomical rate increases unlikely to follow

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Craig Watson on Navajos double-down on coal

Emily Guerin | May 06, 2013 05:00 AM
Filed under: Energy & Industry , Blog Post

A new power plant is in planning some 50 miles south of Farmington, NM on the Navajo Reservation. That one has been disputed for years [...]

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