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Sens. Tim Scott, R-S.C., and Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, are urging the Senate to decide on the proposed Yucca Mountain repository in Nevada. "Despite politically motivated delays to the Yucca Mountain Read More
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The Environmental Protection Agency is set to release a four- to five-year work plan for the Integrated Risk Information System program in about a week. At a recent workshop, academics recommended the Read More
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Adding relatively small amounts of compost to ranchland can have a dramatic and lasting impact on the soil's ability to absorb carbon, according to research from bio-geochemist Whendee Silver. Spreadi Read More
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