The Allegheny Front for the week of

November 24, 2010

Bush-Era EPA Whistleblower Talks Fracking, Science

In 2004, the Environmental Protection Agency found that hydraulic fracturing used in gas drilling posed little or no threat to groundwate

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Think Your Turkey's Big? Check Out The Quetzalcoatlus

The Allegheny Front's Reid Frazier reports about the flight capacity of a prehistoric pterosaur, a reptile that could cast a shadow

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The Organic Gardener: Keeping Compost Cooking In Winter

Most gardeners know that compost is the lifeblood of the garden.

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The Allegheny Front for the Week of November 24, 2010

Safe Flight: Researchers Test Bird-Safe Glass; 35-Feet Wide, Ancient Bird May Have Flown Across Oceans; Utilities Test Fuel Cell Generati

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Rethinking Gift Wrap Waste

With the holiday season underway, some environmentalists say the cost of beautifully wrapped gifts is too high--and they want people to s

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Utilities Testing Fuel Cells to Generate Electricity

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is looking into funding projects in Allegheny and Westmoreland Counties that woul

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Safe Flight: Researchers Study Bird-Safe Glass

Even conservative estimates suggest that, in the U.S. alone, one million birds die each day from flying into windows.

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