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Changing lives with freshwater access in South Africa

When Norman Mthethwa arrives back to his village in South Africa, he’s got a tight schedule and a lot of work to do. After...

Energy-efficiency means grid- independence for Boulder couple

When the Fourmile Canyon fire destroyed David and Emily Takahashi’s home in 2010, they had no idea that they were starting down a long...

Amendments to Boulder County’s Land Use Code approved

On Dec. 13, at a near-empty board meeting at the Boulder County Courthouse, proposed amendments to the County’s Land Use Code got the rubber...

More countries opt to phase out oil production

A growing number of governments are choosing to phase out oil production, reasoning that cutting the availability of fossil fuels can help cut the...

Buying local

Southern Colorado’s San Luis Valley is as rugged as it gets. It’s bordered by the Sangre de Cristo and the San Juan mountains; anywhere...

Boulder County’s reported ‘80 percent’ farm failure rate doesn’t tell...

When the hail came, it was from the west and it was without warning. The June sky darkened, a cool breeze picked up and...

Locals wary despite company promise not to frack Rocky Flats

Guarded relief was the mood at the College Hill Library in Westminster on Thursday, Nov. 15, where about 70 local residents gathered to discuss...

Beyond generalities

Even comprehensive ornithology guides might fail to nail down the exact species of moth a yellow-rumped warbler consumes or the type of beetle a...

Bridging the gap

The worlds of food and technology are inseparably intertwined. From seedling to cellar, from farm to fridge and ranch to restaurant, our food systems...

An overindulgent truth

The world of Jason DeMarte’s photos appears familiar at first. You see fauna and flora, vibrantly colored birds and plants in front of cloudy...

Biologist recruits rock climbers to help save Colorado’s bats

These are hard times for bats in North America. Our winged mammalian cousins face a very serious fungal threat in many parts of the...

Union of the people

The justification for “fracking is based in two lies — the first lie is to say that it is safe and nothing happens. That...
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