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September 15, 2005 | Anchorage Daily News | Published News | Doug O'Harra
The tundra of Alaska and northern Canada has been "greening" dramatically as the Arctic warms, with more plant growth and longer growing seasons, according to a new study that analyzed thousands of...
September 15, 2005 | Minnesota Daily | Published News | Frank Erickson
Most of us do not wonder or concern ourselves with where the newsprint comes from to make our newspapers. Understandably, it?s not something we think about as we accept and love newspapers as part of...
September 2, 2005 | The Memphis Flyer | Published News | Gregory Dicum
In an ad that ran earlier this year in a number of newspapers, a sultry model in a satin bodice and frilly, feathered wings stared poutingly from the page. At first glance, it appeared to be an ad...
September 1, 2005 | Audubon Magazine | Published News | Jeff Hull
Imagine a place called the boreal forest, an area so vast and intact that 3 billion birds gather there each year, giving it the greatest breeding-bird diversity of any place in North America. Next...
August 18, 2005 | eenews.net | Published News | Mary O'Driscoll, senior reporter
U.S. officials, the petroleum industry and environmentalists are studying Alberta's tar sands development for ideas on how to exploit oil sands and oil shale resources that some say could turn Utah,...
August 17, 2005 | eenews.net | Published News | Mary O'Driscoll, senior reporter
ATHABASCA OIL SANDS, Alberta -- Nobody said sucking 175 million barrels of oil out of sand was going to be easy or tidy.And it isn't. Environmental challenges posed by massive operations that strip-...
August 16, 2005 | eenews.net | Published News | Mary O'Driscoll, senior reporter
FORT McMURRAY, Alberta -- North America's future oil supply, concentrated for decades in the Middle East, might turn out instead to be right in its own back yard.This frontier mining town carved from...
August 10, 2005 | The Des Moines Register | Published News | Erin McCuskey
Ames, Ia. - About 20 people gathered Tuesday outside North Grand Mall to protest the advertising methods of Victoria's Secret. The complaints did not focus on barely clad models that adorn the...
August 4, 2005 | Maclean's | Published News | Danylo Hawaleshka
At first glance, the thrusting female bosom would seem to have nothing in common with a grazing woodland caribou. And yet, the two have become intimately linked. Victoria's Secret, the U.S. purveyor...
July 28, 2005 | National Wildlife Federation | Published News | Larry Schweiger
Mr. Richard Robinson Chairman of the Board, President and CEO Scholastic, Inc. Worldwide Headquarters and Editorial Office 557 Broadway New York, New York 10012 Dear Mr. Robinson:...

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