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Hooked on energy

December 21, 1973

We have been enjoying an energy "high" for as long as most Americans can remember. And the most remarkable thing about the energy crisis is not that it came so fast or that is may have been contrived, but that we lack specific information about the energy we depend on.

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Hooked on energy
We have been enjoying an energy "high" for as long as most Americans can remember. And the most remarkable thing about the energy crisis is not that it came so fast or that is may have been contrived, but that we lack specific information about the energy we depend on.

Perspective

Attacking trash at the source
We talk about the growing problem of solid waste disposal, about the wonders of landfills-turned-parks, and about the ways we could reuse our solid waste at home, but we haven't quite made the point that we as individuals must attack the source of the solid waste problem.

News

Colorado fights to control blasts
CER Geonuclear Corp., whose Project Rio Blanco used three underground nuclear explosions to try and stimulate oil-shale production, is working to clear the way for more nuclear blasts in Colorado.
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