Jim Gordon

Apr. 29, 2011

Cape Wind Project Wins Construction Approval

A wind farm off the coast of Cape Cod has won construction approval from the federal government.

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Apr. 30, 2010

Cape Wind Project Moves Forward

This week, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar approved the long-embattled Cape Wind offshore wind power project. We'll talk about the decision, and what it means for other renewable power projects in the country.

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\tIn 2011, comet Lovejoy traveled through the sun’s corona and lived to tell the tale. But its tail was the most telling. Reporting in the journal Science, Cooper Downs, an astrophysicist at Predictive Science Inc. in San Diego, Calif., says that the wiggly path of the comet’s tail helps explain the sun’s magnetic field. \t 

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