In the past decade our understanding of the solar system has exploded as never before. This "springtime" of discovery is powered both by advancements in technology and a broader field of players participating in space exploration.
It's funny how against all common sense, they still aren't legalizing Cannabis, multi-billion dollar revenues for the state...but your Stuck in the Rhetorical Past....serves you right! Still fracking on fault-lines or injecting waste water...meanwhile the Franchise tax Board "God" in Cali...is chasing and hounding the Poor people for Money they don't have and yet they call them criminals?...who is the Criminal Really????? For as progressive as the state claims to be its mindset is still 100 years old...when the Governor needs to be PUSHED into common sense when it comes to fracking, he decides to see if his Ranch has mineral deposits?...and tel me again where the money for the high speed rail is coming from???? I'm sorry but did My mindful attention to detail Baffle you Jerry?...
Congress is set to pass the first new regulations on toxic
chemicals in 40 years. The law means that some 64,000
chemicals, many of them ingredients in household products, will
be tested for the first time. The new federal regulations could also
override stronger state laws, which has led some environmental
groups to oppose the new legislation. We'll discuss the proposal
and what it could mean for California.
The drought has spurred a longer-term initiative to rethink the future of California’s urban water systems. In the first of a two-part interview, Water Deeply talks with urban water expert David Sedlak, a professor at UC Berkeley.
A study found that students who read about famous scientists' personal and intellectual struggles do better in their science classes. Librarians helped us put together a list of books that detail some of those struggles.
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