Clean Water Act,
Copper Mine Waste,
Environmental Protection Agency,
WASHINGTON -- A pair of senators have introduced legislation that would prevent the Environmental Protection Agency from using its authority to preemptively block or to revoke permits for mine waste disposal. The move has roiled those in Alaska who want EPA to use this authority to block a massive copper...
Ssssssssschool'ssssssss closssssssed, kidssssss. Classes at a high school in southern Kyrgyzstan were suspended Tuesday due to an "onslaught of snakes," a school spokesman told Russian news agency Interfax. The spokesman said that since the beginning of spring, as many as 30 snakes have been sighted every day in...
Holiday Barking At Herself,
Weird Photos & Videos,
Do you remember the blockbuster movie "Inception"? Well, this video from Daniel Eastvold is a whole lot like that, with levels upon levels upon levels upon levels... but with a single dog named Holiday barking instead. Yeah, that's right: Dogception. Via Tastefully Offensive
(Adds response from environment ministry, summary of legislative process) By Sui-Lee Wee and David Stanway BEIJING, April 15 (Reuters) - Smog-hit China is set to pass a new law that would give Beijing more powers to shut polluting factories and punish officials, and even place protected regions off-limits to industrial...