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  • New England Leading The Way In Capping Carbon Emissions

    New England Leading The Way In Capping Carbon Emissions
    New England's five-year head start on capping greenhouse gases is expected to make light work of a requirement proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency to cut carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants. The rule proposed Monday requires...
  • More Maryland gardeners are turning to their native roots

    More Maryland gardeners are turning to their native roots
    When Kay McConnell's daughter moved with the rest of her classmates into Friends School's new middle-school building, the kids seemed out of sorts in the unfamiliar space. It was as if they missed the coziness of the cramped quarters that had been their...
  • Save Water this Summer by Building your own Rain Barrel!

     
    Erin Frederick, our Master Gardener Coordinator sends this invitation to our readers: With lots of young plants in the ground and (finally!) warm, sunny weather, I’ve been making the most of my 3 rain barrels. If you don’t have a......
  • Is this how we'll cure cancer?

    Is this how we'll cure cancer?
    For 85% of kids with a terrible cancer called acute lymphoblastic leukemia, chemotherapy is a cure-but not for Emily Whitehead. Diagnosed at 5, she suffered an infection from her first round of chemo and nearly lost her legs. Then the cancer came back;...
  • Fresno ranks No. 1 on California pollution list

    Fresno ranks No. 1 on California pollution list
    FRESNO — The state's new effort to map the areas most at risk from pollution features hot spots up and down California. But nowhere are there more of the worst-afflicted areas than in Fresno — in particular a 3,000-person tract of the city's...
  • Tesla earnings spark questions about model delays, battery factory

    Tesla earnings spark questions about model delays, battery factory
    Shares of Tesla Motors Inc. plunged after the electric car maker reported losing $49.8 million in the first quarter and outlined a host of challenges. The Palo Alto automaker reported Wednesday that research and development expenses are rising,...
  • Walking tour offers taste of Lauraville's history

    Walking tour offers taste of Lauraville's history
    I offer this advice to those who undertake a new walking tour of old Lauraville: Wear sensible shoes, take a map along and be prepared to learn stuff you never knew before. For starters, this Northeast Baltimore neighborhood is larger than I had...
  • 'Gilbert the Great' Imaginative Tale With Impressive Ensemble

    'Gilbert the Great' Imaginative Tale With Impressive Ensemble
    The show: "Gilbert the Great" by Broken Umbrella Theatre at Erector Square in New Haven. What makes it special?: The premiere of a work by the young theater company who made an impression last June with "Freewheelers" at the International Festival of...
  • A quiet riot at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

    AJO, Ariz. — One of the things that's so remarkable about Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument in Arizona is how different it is from California's national parks. I'm not talking about desert scrub and cactuses; those things can be found in several...
  • Dead car battery? Recycler gives new life

    Dead car battery? Recycler gives new life
    Tractor trailers filled with dead car batteries made their way up to Gopher Resource's recycling plant in Eagan, Minn. The 30-plus pound blocks were fed into a giant industrial blender and soon became material for new batteries and ammunition. Eagan-...
  • Toyota to move jobs and marketing headquarters from Torrance to Texas

    Toyota to move jobs and marketing headquarters from Torrance to Texas
    Toyota Motor Corp. plans to move large numbers of jobs from its sales and marketing headquarters in Torrance to suburban Dallas, according to a person familiar with the automaker's plans. The move, creating a new North American headquarters, would put...