Politics embroil Gulf research grants – Republic

BATON ROUGE, La. — University professors in the Gulf region responded with delight last month to BP’s pledge to put up $500 million for academic research into the Gulf of Mexico ‘s ecology over the next 10 years. With …
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CSA passed environmental hurdle

Building the California Space Center on Air Force property wontcause significant environmental damage, according to the results ofa two-year review process that marks a significant milestone formaking this project reality.
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NBA Trade Rumor: Gilbert Arenas Gone By October – Dime Magazine

The start of the John Wall era officially began in Washington last night. Now, we may be coming close to the end of the Gilbert Arenas one. ESPN’s Ric Bucher recently tweeted : Those wondering how Wall/ Hinrich /Arenas …
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Mayfly fest today at memorial – News-Herald

PUT-IN-BAY — Perry’s Victory and International Peace Memorial will be the site of the second annual Return of the Mayfly festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. “Return of the Mayfly is a free event that gives adults and …
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Environmental issues, pot legalization on ballot

The secretary of state on Thursday certified 10 ballot measures voters will consider in November, and among them are proposals that would significantly change California’s drug and environmental policies. Those measures…
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2010 SASI Camp A Success – iHigh

The 2010 Student-Athlete Summer Institute had 6 schools with 30 student-athletes representing the schools. The four day camp held at UNC-P was very successful. The group of student-athletes that participated in this camp …
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Edmonton research team find plants make decisions – Edmonton Journal

EDMONTON — An Edmonton-based research team has shown plants have the ability to integrate different types of information, an accomplishment previously seen only in the brains of animals. JC Cahill, ecology professor at the University of Alberta who published the results in the journal Science …
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State to ask 3M to pay for environmental damage

The state will ask 3M to pay for environmental damage due to contamination from the company’s operations in the east metro.
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BP shakedown????? – Gather.com

With residents of the Gulf Coast and there elected leaders calling on BP to pay for the cleanup and lost income and damage to the enviroment, some top Republican conservatives have said the following on BPs promise to …
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A new sort of ecology – Cosmos

Cities poses novel challenges to wildlife, but some animals are finding they’re suited to city life and are undergoing rapid evolution in their new ecological niche. The salmon’s annual swim up the mighty river systems …
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