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Mountaintop Removal Moves Closer

An environmental advocacy group, using satellite images and a Google app, has documented the spread of mountaintop removal coal mining in Central Appalachia. Mines have gotten closer to human settlements since 1999. And they are linked to…

Speak Your Piece: Get Trees or Get Out

Industrial farming needs to adapt “Restoration Agriculture,” an old idea that is finding new scientific support as we look at farming as a way to reduce carbon emissions instead of increasing them.