15 Apr '11, 9pm

Love these Japanese rescuers who are saving the lost/homeless dogs & cats

"The 1872 law as it applies everywhere is carte blanche: You extract everything you can and don't pay royalties on it," Rep. Raul M. Grijalva, D-Ariz., tells the Los Angeles Times. "We're still dealing with an antiquated law that in its wake has left huge cleanup and contamination problems all over." The Obama administration already passed a two-year moratorium on new mining claims within a 1 million-acre zone around the Grand Canyon in 2009, due to concerns about excessive uranium mining near the national park. The administration is now mulling a 20-year extension of that ban, the Times reports, but existing claims near the Grand Canyon would be unrestricted, and land around other parks remains open to new mining claims. There are already some 3,500 uranium claims surrounding the Grand Canyon alone, and only 50 of them are currently being mined, a Bureau of Land Managemen...

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architectureforhumanity.org 15 Apr '11, 6pm

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