Entries for April, 2012 in The nature of things

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    EPA Dallas head resigns

    By dwray in The nature of things

    Fracking sure is a touchy subject. In December 2010, the Environmental Protection Agency ordered Range Resources to take immediate steps to protect the families in two homes in Parker County. The residents were living near fracked wells and had noticed ...

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    California may have itself a fracking bill

    By dwray in The nature of things

    The Golden State may not be the one you generally associate with oil and natural gas. I too think of Hollywood and the movie "Vertigo" before oil ever crosses my mind. But they do have energy production. California is the ...

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    Marcus Washington Memorial Fund

    By dwray in The nature of things

    Marcus Washington was found dead in his jail cell over the weekend. Washington was in federal custody after he allegedly fired a gun in the gymnasium of Victoria College last September. Washington's family remembers a different person from the man ...