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Minnesota Takes the Long View of Its Solid Waste System

In January 2000, Minnesota’s Office of Environmental Assistance (MN OEA) began to investigate creative solutions to the state’s growing problems with solid waste disposal.

Raw Data vs. Reality: The Case of SARS

The recent SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) outbreak in Toronto, Canada, and its handling by the media, local health authorities, and the World Health…

Rest for the Weary?

This time of year in the Northern Hemisphere, people’s thoughts turn to cool ocean breezes, hectic sight- seeing excursions, or rustic backwoods cabins. Summer…