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Quote of the Week

“Fights over the environment are one-tenth science and nine-tenths politics.” – delegate to the U.N. Conference on Human Environment 

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Thinking Out Loud: This is How It’s Supposed to Work!

The House vote on the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the Republican plan to “repeal and replace” Obamacare, has been postponed because the AHCA was put together too quickly, without ensuring buy-in from enough members of the House to get it passed. But keep in mind that the AHCA was created because of widespread dissatisfaction

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The Exxon Valdez Springs a Leak

This week (March 24) in 1989 the Exxon Valdez, an oil supertanker owned by the Exxon Oil Company, was heading for Long Beach, California, when it hit a reef in Prince William Sound off the Alaskan coast, spilling 11 million gallons of crude oil into the Sound’s waters. It was the worst oil spill in

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