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Renewable energy better for the economy

Renewable energy better for the economy

Story by Jamie Pellikaan, Writer

October 6, 2017


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Kansas, Oklahoma, Iowa, North Dakota, Texas, South Dakota. These states may seem like they have nothing in common; however, they all voted for President Donald Trump, and they are all leading the nation in generating wind power. Though the United States left the Paris Climate Accord earlier this yea...

Food waste impacts the world

Food waste impacts the world

Story by Jamie Pellikaan, Writer

September 16, 2017


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Food. It’s integral to survival, and Americans love to eat it. However, there is another side to the story we often neglect about the food we don’t eat. This is a dangerous trend that wastes food, resources and money. In 2012, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) released a report ...

Nuclear waste threatens everyone

Nuclear waste threatens everyone

Story by Jamie Pellikaan, Writer

September 7, 2017


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Since the U.S. has harnessed the power of nuclear energy, they have yet to harness a safe and secure location to store the radioactive waste created from nuclear power plants and weapons, which is something we desperately need due to the deadly side effects of radiation exposure. According to the...