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Parkinson no friend to environment – Kansas City Star Blogs

Gov. Mark Parkinson’s abrupt termination of Kansas Department of Health and Environment Secretary Roderick Bremby, apparently to expedite an environmental permit for Sunflower Electric’s coal-fired power plant to avoid more stringent pollution controls …
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The Walking Dead Star Andrew Lincoln Dishes on Sunday’s Heartbreaking Finale – Entertainment Online

Crazy for Zombies: So how does Andrew feel about The Walking Dead becoming an instant hit? “I think everybody [on the show] is pinching themselves at the moment,” Andrew told us in his dreamy English accent. “You always hope that people get the show the …
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Brigade: No environmental effects from fish fire

Fire-fighters say there’s been no environmental contamination after a major factory fire at Eden on the New South Wales far south coast.
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Unraveling the gene-environment puzzle – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Scientists know that in many common diseases a person’s genes only tell part of the story. Environment plays a role too. Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have been studying the relationship between DNA and the environment …
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‘Walking Dead’ finale recap: Zombie science and a message about ecology – Los Angeles Times

So, this is the way Season One of “The Walking Dead” ends: not with a whimper, but with a giant, all consuming bang, a massive explosion that sees the CDC go up in huge, shooting walls of flame. Sincerest apologies to T.S. Eliot, but it appears that Rick …
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800 detained in protests against Jaitapur nuclear plant

A policewoman holds back of one of the villagers protesting against the nuclear power plant at Jaitapur in Maharashtra on Saturday.
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Sunday Morning QB: Jets coach Rex Ryan believes a fun environment can be a winning environment – New York Daily News

Rex Ryan is the the math teacher who is called into the principal’s office because he has his students playing blackjack to learn algebra, the history professor who skips through centuries because it’s old news and the camp counselor all the kids request …
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Ecology Project International Announces Three Awards in Mexico and US to Fund Conservation Educatio – PRLog (free press release)

PRLog (Press Release) – Dec 01, 2010 – BAJA CALIFORNIA SUR, MEXICO and CANYON, TEXAS – Three former participants of non-profit conservation education organization, Ecology Project International (EPI), were each granted cash prizes for proposals to …
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Who will pay for the environmental mess we’re in?

Poor nations are demanding trillion-dollar reparations to compensate for environmental damage, but getting rich countries to shell out – amid the worst slump since the Depression – won’t be easy. offers this guide to the climate summit
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