Evan Stuart

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July 26, 1943: L.A. Gets first Big Smog<p>Evan Stuart<p>Mrs. Vollrath/ Mrs. Wasser-Berlin<p>Contemprary America<p>March 11, 2015<p>Originally believed to be a …

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Jake Pecorelli<p>Miss Vollrath<p>History<p>4/9/15<p>This article is about the exon oil spill and the effects it had of us when it happened. A exon Valdez stuck a …

No, the Three Mile Island Accident in 1979 Was Not a Major Cause of US Nuclear Power’s Woes

<i>From Business Week’s December 25, 1978 Special Report “Nuclear Dilemma: The Atom’s Fizzle in an Energy-Short World” (h/t Amory Lovins)</i><p>In April, I …

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<b>NEPA TO CERCLA THE CLEAN AIR ACT: A COMMITMENT TO PUBLIC HEALTH</b><p>Originally published in the<br>January/February, 1990, issue of <i>The Environmental Forum.</i><p><b>By</b> …

"Silent Spring" Ushers in the Environmental Movement

<b>Silent Spring & the Environmental Movement</b><p>Throughout most of the 1950s, consumers and most policy makers weren't concerned about the potential health …

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Exxon Valdez oil spill, 25 years later, offers lessons

The 25th anniversary of the Exxon Valdez oil spill comes as some U.S. companies and other countries, notably Russia, push to drill offshore for oil in the Arctic.<p>Twenty-five years ago this week, the tanker Exxon Valdez struck Bligh Reef in Alaska, causing what was then the largest oil spill in U.S. …

Eco-problems of the 80s return to haunt us

Not only are 1980s garish clothes and synthpop music back in fashion, but it seems the era’s environmental problems are also returning to haunt …

Before environmental regulations, Pittsburgh looked like the capital of Hell

After World War II, Pittsburgh finally enacted smoke control laws to curb the release of coal emissions into the city. But prior to citizens' …

July 26, 1943: L.A. Gets First Big Smog

<b>1943:</b> In the middle of World War II, Los Angeles residents believe the Japanese are attacking them with chemical warfare. A thick fog that makes …

The Environmental Movement Begins during the 1950s and 60s

<b>The Environmental Movement Begins</b><p>Quietly, throughout the late 1940s and 50s, events in the public and private arenas heightened the concerns of more …