News Stories relating to "cities"
Monday, October 8, 2012
Predators are being chased out of the countryside by suburban building and are moving into the cities, where they can prey on small pets. For instance, a coyote community has lived for at least six years less than a mile from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.. Science Daily quotes environmentalist Stan Gehrt as saying, "That's an...
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Not the kinds with real ghosts
in them (NOTE: Subscribers
can still listen to this show) but places that used to be bustling communities that are now almost empty. In an increasing number of American...
Friday, February 18, 2011
What to do about the fallout from air pollution? BUILD with it! Not everyone realizes that ash is an essential ingredient in the manufacture of concrete. The nation's power plants generate about 130 million tons of fly ash, the fine particles that rise with flue gases during combustion, during the coal combustion process. These...