Coal Sludge Sucks
Washington Post reports on a new federal study which found that many coal sludge impoundments have weak walls. New report, same old bad news. GQ’s “Black Tide” feature a few years ago, on the Tennessee coal sludge disaster was an excellent piece of reporting on what, exactly, the consequences of this news are.
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Original Story: Going Private, Space Industry Eyes State’s Open Spaces As NASA’s space program winds down, Texas is seeking to attract private space exploration and technology companies to the state. XCOR Aerospace plans to set up rocket test facilities in Midland next year and could eventually invest $12 million a year in payroll there. SpaceX…