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Ammonia

Ammonia is unregulated, yet it is the cause of poor health and early death in rural agricultural communities.

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Pro-choice

Those who oppose legalized abortion should be vocal advocates of contraception and contraceptive education.

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Reflections from the Forest

When forests cover the landscape, they increase the absorption of incoming sunlight

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Chromium and the Myth of Tolerable Exposure

The “zero tolerance” approach for contaminants can be seen in regulations which state that the concentrations of several known carcinogenic contaminants in drinking water should be zero.

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Can We Outrun the Rising Tide?

More rational coastal zone planning could save vacation home owners a lot of money and save fishermen a livelihood.   

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Geoengineering our Climate

Geoengineering climate garners support among those who have abandoned all hope that we will ever cut our emissions of “greenhouse” gases from fossil fuel combustion.

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Water Use

Throughout human history, the availability of water has determined patterns of human settlements and the success of human endeavor. 

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