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Weekly Wrap 12.19.14: The 10 Best Stories You Missed This Week
Originally Posted: 12/19/2014 - 4:24pm | Type: Blog

1. Hero mom calls into C-SPAN to berate her arguing pundit sons Whether or not your family expects heated political debate over the holidays, you''ll appreciate the way this mom quiets her sons. ...

VIDEO: "Prairie Roots"
Originally Posted: 08/11/2014 - 8:19am | Type: Magazine Article

The Editors The deep roots of the land need deep roots of stewardship. Our nation has a dangerous dependency ...

A Burning Truth
Originally Posted: 08/06/2014 - 9:07am | Type: Magazine Article

Katharine M. Preston Fracking for oil and gas has toxic consequences for surrounding communities. Even worse: It's fueling climate c ...

Pipeline, Meet the Nuns
Originally Posted: 09/03/2013 - 1:39pm | Type: Blog

Pipeline projects are moving forward across the country, but a group of tuneful nuns is working to make sure they don’t succeed. Pipeline projects are moving forward across th ...

Hydrofracking Could Strain Water Resources in West
Originally Posted: 05/02/2013 - 10:46am | Type: Blog

The expansion of hydrofracking could strain water resources from Forth Worth to western Colorado. The expansion of hydrofracking could strain water resources from Forth Worth to w ...

Murky Waters
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 9:55am | Type: Magazine Article

Philip Bump Want to learn how fracking affects groundwater? Good luck with that. THE FINGER LAKES region of w ...

Afternoon Links of Awesomeness: July 16, 2012
Originally Posted: 07/16/2012 - 2:51pm | Type: Blog

Sean Lennon, Yoko Ono, Jimmy Fallon, and The Roots perform a new protest song on fracking , on Late Night . [ Late Night Tumblr ] Two students in Beijing bypass the government by allowing areas of China to see their poor air quality – ...

New Study Finds Fracking Can Pollute
Originally Posted: 07/10/2012 - 9:33am | Type: Blog

Salon reports on a new study which suggests that "fracking" can pollute water sources. Salon reports on a new study which suggests that "fracking" can ...

HUZZAH!: Why Rejecting the Keystone XL Pipeline is Good News
Originally Posted: 01/19/2012 - 5:29pm | Type: Blog

Politico is reporting that Obama is planning to reject the Keystone XL pipeline this afternoon. Here’s a quick roundup of some reasons why we think that’s awesome: Politico is ...