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It's a Bird. It's aflame...
It's a Bird. It's aflame...
Solar Plant Frying up to 28,000 Birds a Year

The Ivanpah solar thermal facility can power some 140,000 homes, but it can also ignite birds—thousands upon thousands of birds—mid-flight.

It's a Bird. It's aflame...
Solar Facility Fries Birds in Mid-Flight

The massive, recently-opened Ivanpah solar facility in Southern California is attracting birds and burning them to a crisp. Environmentalists take note: every energy source has its costs.

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America’s peculiar system for choosing presidents may help avoid post-election chaos.

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The latest round of peace talks only mask Europe’s lack of leverage and commitment in Ukraine.

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The Philippine president has now definitively cast his lot with China. How will elites in Manila react?

Follow the Money

Why hasn’t the increase in K-12 investment translated into better student outcomes?

Crude Economics

US oil companies are in much better shape than the cartel seems to think.

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