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Wind Power in Maine Steps Forward, Haltingly

Short news on wind power in midcoast Maine: The Beaver Ridge wind project in Freedom, Maine has been completed, with three turbines erected to bring power to 2,000 homes. Residents of Jackson, Maine have approved plans for the town to proceed with talks with energy

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Happy Isaac Newton Eve!

Writing for the New York Times, Olivia Judson observed yesterday that more than one luminary’s birth has been pegged to the day of December 25: Isaac Newton was also born on that day, at least under the older Julian calendar. That makes today Isaac Newton

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?

Fight the Republican beast!