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"The consequences of any further use of nuclear weapons, whether intentional or by mistake, would be horrific."
At first report 1,000 gallons of gasoline had been spilled, then 250,000 gallons and now 336,000 gallons according to latest estimates.
A post-oil spill environment is a new and uncertain proving ground for restoring an aquaculture that was almost put out of existence.
Here in Louisiana, another 5,300 gallons of oil have spilled.
Eric A. Gordon
Science & Environment
The Standing Rock Sioux tribe has mounted a massive protest to block construction of a dangerous pipeline.
"We must protect workers, communities and the environment. This is not just a political issue; this is a life and death issue."
Rev. Jim Conn
What felt distant has become much closer. What could be safely put off can no longer be shoved aside.
Global warming has triggered rising water levels in the South Pacific of about a foot over the past 30 years, creating thousands of refugees.
The City Council voted to ban a coal train that would wind through Oakland neighborhoods, creating a health and safety hazard.
Naysayers view informed access to their genetic profile through glasses that only see morals and money, not the promise of public science for public good.
Sarah S. Forth
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