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Before the US approves new uranium mining, consider its toxic legacy

Stephanie Malin, Colorado State University Uranium – the raw material for nuclear power and nuclear weapons – is having a moment in the spotlight. Companies such...

Chasing the flame: Does media coverage of wildfires probe deeply enough?

Adrianne Kroepsch, Colorado School of Mines It is the dry season in western states, which means that large swaths of land are burning or smoldering...

Climate change is shrinking the Colorado River

Brad Udall, Colorado State University and Jonathan Overpeck, University of Arizona The nation’s two largest reservoirs, Lake Mead on the Arizona/Nevada border and Lake Powell...

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Energy green paper scores ‘pass’ on electricity, ‘fail’ on climate

By Tony Wood, Grattan Institute The Energy Green Paper 2014 released this week by federal Industry Minister Ian Macfarlane provides more clear direction and coverage...