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Now's Your Chance to Own an Entire Gold Mining Ghost Town

Need to expand your property portfolio? Ever dreamed of owning your very own ghost town? Get excited, because <b>the old mining town of Seneca, California just went up for sale</b>, complete with a gold mine, three cabins, and a working distillery. You really <i>can</i> buy anything on Craigslist.<p>Once home to a …

Ghost Towns

Photography Lighting Accessories

The use of proper lighting in taking photos is very important. It enables you to take clearer images that you can be proud of, particularly in an …

Grand Teton Fence

What's the deadline to avoid health insurance penalty?

<b>Q. To avoid owing a penalty for not having health insurance next year, what’s the deadline for buying a plan?</b><p>A. The simple answer is March 31, but unfortunately it’s not that straightforward.<p>Starting in January, most people will need to have health insurance. If they don’t, they’ll owe a penalty …

Health Care

Tripple Falls Sunrise at Glacier National Park

Two Children Given Lifelong Ban on Ever Talking About Fracking

Two Pennsylvania children will never be allowed to discuss hydraulic fracturing ("fracking") for their rest of their lives, according to a settlement …

Bryce National Park

road to freedom

Grand Canyon Sunrise, Mather Point

Fracking and energy exploration connected to earthquakes, say studies

Seismicity of the coterminous United States and surrounding regions for the period 2009 to 2012. Black dots denote seismic events. Only earthquakes equal to or exceeding Mw 3.0 are shown; larger symbols denote events equal to or exceeding Mw 4. 0.<p>The rivers of water pumped into and out of the …


Yosemite National Park

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Genetic modification: Seed companies fight back

Renee Lafitte walked recently through a field of sickly looking corn. "You can see how the leaves are starting to burn," she said, pointing to a stalk where the long green leaves were tipped with brown. "One of the things we're looking for and thinking about going forward is what we anticipate …

Vantage Point

Oh Thank God—Finally, War With Syria

Don’t you hate it when someone says, “I told you so?” We do. That’s why we’ll revise the common statement.<p><i>We</i> told you so.<p>We first told you, 18 months …

Al Gore says Obama must veto 'atrocity' of Keystone XL tar sands pipeline

Al Gore has called on Barack Obama to veto the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline, describing it as "an atrocity".<p>The former vice-president said in an …

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Chevron CEO admits fracking raises “legitimate” safety concerns

Is Chevron more clued in to the dangers of fracking than the federal government?<p>It would seem so. The company’s CEO said this week that the industry …


Spires in Morning

Obama Tells Keystone Foes He Will Unveil Climate Measures

With his administration under pressure from environmentalists to reject the Keystone XL pipeline project, President Barack Obama plans to unveil a …


Tuolumne Meadows Sunsest

Upper Emerald Pools


Organic farmers lose court battle with Monsanto

“Trust us, we’re Monsanto.”<p>That’s pretty much all the untrustworthy company had to say to win yet another round in a drawn-out court battle with …


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