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  1. MomentumGOODBYE, Norma JeanRead the original story

    1 hr ago | American Reporter

    Are we so desperate for one last big fix of oil, that we're willing to destroy one of the world's last pristine and unspoiled regions? The U.S. Geological Survey released a report last week stating that the region inside the Arctic Circle contains about one-fifth of the world's undiscovered, recoverable oil.

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  2. Hundreds of earthquakes strike central Idaho, ratt...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WHTC

    ... in the Earth's crust, said Michael Stickney, director of earthquake studies at the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology. Carl Alexander, disaster coordinator in Challis, said schools have stepped up earthquake drills, and he has requested that ...

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  3. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFBB

    Missoula Runner Honors Boston Bombing Victims - One year ago today, two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing three people and injuring more than 200 others.

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  4. Bat-killing fungus spreads in GeorgiaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    In the mid-1800s, the tunnel was meant to be part of a train passageway connecting South Carolina to Ohio.

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  5. Small earthquakes continue to rattle near ChallisRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KTVB Boise

    The U.S. Geological Survey says the temblors started at about 1 p.m. Monday and ranged from 2.5 to 4.6 in magnitude. The quakes near Challis follow a 4.9-magnitude shaking on Sunday and a 4.1-magnitude quake on Thursday.

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  6. Geologist predicts water bores surrounding southern highlands mines will dry upRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | ABC News

    A geologist says a proposed coal mine in the southern highlands would have a substantial impact on groundwater and predicts surrounding bores would dry up over the course of the mine's life.

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  7. Energy Column: Was stopping Nevada's fracking rush behind the Bundy Showdown?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    ... engage in fracking operations." The Natural News "investigation" includes a map from the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology that shows "significant exploratory drilling being conducted in precisely the same area where the Bundy family has been ...

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  8. Fractious debate a theme at Halifax fracking meetingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... information about fracking, whether it is published science or not. The nine-person panel, including water and geology experts, engineers and people from the oil and gas industry, released a tentative schedule for the next few months. The panel will ...

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  9. An Environmental Use for DronesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | East Bay Express

    Disclosure: The author of this report also works for a company that, as a small part of its business, produces parts for drones - although not the ones profiled in this story.

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  10. good article on the treamors..Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Nicaragua Living

    Thousands of Nicaraguans woke up in the streets Monday after a sleepless night rocked by two strong earthquakes, part of a string of tremors that have kept the Central American country on edge since late last week.

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  11. Portland Japanese Garden expansion plans prompt traffic, parking, privacy fears among West Hills neighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... located in a part of the city susceptible to landslides. Bill Burns, engineering geologist at Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, said that both Washington Park and the Oregon Zoo are in prehistoric landslide sites. Slides have been ...

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  12. Scientists puzzled by flurry of quakes in central IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KPIC

    Three portable seismographs will be installed in the Challis area in central Idaho to help experts better understand a recent flurry of earthquakes.

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  13. Escalante 'pinhole' oil leak may have spilled more than initially estimatedRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Deseret News

    James Holland, hydrologist/geologist with the Kanab Field Office of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, left, points to asphalt-like patches of oil in Little Valley Wash in the Upper Valley region of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument near Escalante on Friday, April 4, 2014.

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  14. Get the money out of politicsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Insight News

    ... of dollars and having spent a lifetime being white and "entitled" blinds those folk to the principles of physics and geology. They seem to think that, for millions of years, the process of evolution has been pointed toward creating them. Recent ...

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  15. Brasch WordsQUESTIONS Remain in Government's Anti-Cigarette CampaignRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2011 | American Reporter

    At the cost of 25 years of their lifespan, workers toil 60 hours a week for $9 a day in the bowels of a mine that once funded an empire.

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  16. Report on recoverable oil costs coming out, says governmentRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. The Office of the Auditor General has said a second audit process of recoverable oil expenditures is ongoing and a report will be tabled soon in Parliament for discussion.

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  17. Series of quakes keeps Challis on edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KBCI CBS 2

    A series of relatively minor earthquakes near the central Idaho town of Challis has people on edge, but they've definitely seen worse.

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  18. String of strong earthquakes puts Nicaraguans on edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The China Post

    Thousands of Nicaraguans woke up in the streets Monday after a sleepless night rocked by two strong earthquakes, part of a string of tremors that have kept the Central American country on edge since late last week.

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  19. Flurry of earthquakes in central Idaho spurs installation of seismographsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Three portable seismographs will be installed in the Challis area in central Idaho to help experts better understand a recent flurry of earthquakes.

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  20. Hundreds Of Lakes Open April 26 For BIGGEST Fishing Day Of The YearRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Trout fishing in Washington hits full throttle April 26, when several hundred lowland lakes - stocked with millions of fish - open for a six-month season.

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