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Chicago From The ISS

Two fundamental things to remember in the growth of Chicago in the late 19th and 20th century are location and the wealth of natural resources the city’s early planners had at their disposal. [ more › ]

Tax Shift Is Key to a Circular Economy and Jobs

The typical Western tax system puts a high price on honest labor, while leaving pollution and the use of natural resources tax-free. This is a major barrier for businesses to create more jobs and shift to sustainable resource use. The...Show More Summary

Tax Shift Is Key to a Circular Economy and Jobs

The typical Western tax system puts a high price on honest labor, while leaving pollution and the use of natural resources tax-free. This is a major barrier for businesses to create more jobs and shift to sustainable resource use. The...Show More Summary

Tax Shift Is Key to a Circular Economy and Jobs

The typical Western tax system puts a high price on honest labor, while leaving pollution and the use of natural resources tax-free. This is a major barrier for businesses to create more jobs and shift to sustainable resource use. The...Show More Summary

Why Brazil Is Its Own Worst Enemy

Many common perceptions foreign investors have about Brazil are misplaced. By all rights, given its size, location, and natural resource base, Brazil should be an economic juggernaut. But the truth is that Brazil should never have been designated a BRIC because it is a poorly managed economy that has rarely lived up to its potential. Show More Summary

Migration for the Good

Have the migration debates erupting all over the world all missed a crucial point? Climate change is pulling the rug from under poor rural people's feet; destroying their natural resources and taking away their ability to decide their own fate. Show More Summary

Report Finds Partial Peer Reviewers on the Endangered Species Declarations

Not so independent after all, say Republicans on the House Natural Resources Committee.

Breaking: Fracking Permits Issued in Louisiana's St. Tammany Parish

The Louisiana Department of Natural Resources ( DNR ) issued a drilling permit for Helis Oil and Gas today, bringing the company one step closer to realizing its ambition to frack in St. Tammany Parish. Public outcry against fracking in St. Show More Summary

Man Caught Smuggling Exotic Animals Into Puerto Rico, 250 Animals Seized

Puerto Rico officials have more turtles than they know what to do with. In San Juan, a man was caught trying to smuggle a crate of exotic animals into the country. The Department of Natural and Environmental Resources (DRNA) believe that man intended to sell the prohibited animals in Puerto Rico. Show More Summary

Browns’ Joe Thomas cited for 11 environmental violations in Wisconsin, including illegal manure disposal

Cleveland Browns offensive lineman Joe Thomas is in trouble in his home state of Wisconsin. The state Department of Natural Resources sent a letter to the seven-time Pro Bowler on Wednesday, accusing him of committing 11 environmental violations on his hunting land near Madison, the Associated Press reports. Among the violations cited is the discharging […]

Photo: Rare Albino Raccoon Trapped in Indiana

Have you ever seen an albino raccoon? This strange-looking creature was recently trapped in northeastern Indiana's District 2. According to officials with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, it appears to be a true albino. // Post by Indian...

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