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Soooo I just read the guidelines for my project and I guess I’m done today! Sadly, that’s such a relief. This project basically just loomed in the back of my head for 2 months. But I did get some good … Continue reading
Hello! This week I went to a panel discussion on junk science policy as a part of the Conference on World Affairs going on at CU this week. What a great talk! The four panelists discussed why companies and governments … Continue reading
Hello blog! I am so sorry I have been neglecting you. I have not been neglecting the news! Just my posts. Over the past week I managed to stay in touch with the news and the environment by attending a … Continue reading
Happy Spring happy spring! I’ve returned to my project after a long and much-needed spring break. Let’s see what’s going on! http://www.denverpost.com/politics/ci_22914312/boulder-commissioner-debating-governor-fracking http://www.denverpost.com/environment/ci_22768807/oil-and-gas-drilling-fuels-debate-over-self?source=pkg http://www.denverpost.com/business/ci_19371498?source=pkg http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_22593942/big-fracking-fluid-spill-near-windsor-is-cleaned?source=pkg http://www.denverpost.com/environment/ci_22903418/boulder-colorado-stop-watering-thunderbird-lake
Yesterday I watched Gasland, a documentary exposing the dangerous practices of fracking and how they affect families around the country. It was a great film! I was aware of what was going on, but this film did a good job … Continue reading
http://www.dailycamera.com/news/boulder/ci_22799327/ex-celestial-seasonings-manager-accused-embezzlement-charged-6 http://www.dailycamera.com/science-environment/ci_22701732/companies-struggle-popularize-mobile-money http://www.dailycamera.com/science-environment/ci_22743743/climate-study-says-global-cooling-curtailed-by-20th http://www.dailycamera.com/science-environment/ci_22702189/feds-keystone-xl-oil-pipeline-options-are-worse http://www.dailycamera.com/science-environment/ci_22686939/cu-boulder-researchers-contribute-revelations-about-radiation-fields http://www.dailycamera.com/science-environment/ci_22684298/tycoon-announces-plans-send-married-pair-trip-around Happy Friday!
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/13/business/global/japan-says-it-is-first-to-tap-methane-hydrate-deposit.html?hp&_r=0&gwh=0AD5157A91A03DE170E88BDFC279284A yikes! http://www.coloradodaily.com/ci_22771900/at-least-2-republicans-will-vote-civil-unions?source=most_viewed http://www.coloradodaily.com/ci_22774374/twinkies-buyer-says-cakes-could-return-by-summer The world could really go without any more twinkies. http://www.dailycamera.com/science-environment/ci_22755770/eldora-scientist-goes-greater-heights-probing-glacial-change Reading local news is significantly more rewarding. Since there is more of an interest in environmental news in Colorado, it’s easier to find coverage AND it’s … Continue reading