The Allegheny Front for the week of

September 2, 2009

Pittsburgh Scientist's Research Part of Global Effort to Save Vultures

For most people, the slow spiral of airborne vultures means that some unlucky animal has died.

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The Allegheny Front for the week of September 2, 2009

Global Effort to Save Vultures; A Green Makeover for An Ailing Borough; Earth's Bounty 2.0 Call-In Version Begins; Gulf Dead Zone Ma

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Is The Grid Ready for Electric Cars?

Some people are worried that lots of plug-in electric cars will cause brownouts or blackouts. At least two automakers will have plug-in electrics on the market next year. But utility companies say, don't worry. They're ready.

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Where Nothing Can Survive

Every summer, thousands of square miles of the Gulf of Mexico die.

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Study Says Pollution Can Harm Children's Brains

A new study now says air pollution from cars and factories can harm a child's developing brain.

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Earth's Bounty 2.0: Call In About Food and the Environment

Big Burrito Restaurant Group's corporate chef Bill Fuller and The Allegheny Front's Jennifer Szweda Jordan are taking your call

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A Green Makeover for an Ailing Borough

The town of Wilkinsburg just outside of Pittsburgh is about to get a green make-over.

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