Banning Offshore Drilling in the US

by Rachael Lapacek Living in Nebraska my entire life, I have never had a real connection with the coastal plans going on regarding the offshore drilling. I decided to embark on a mission, researching all of the aspects of this lesser known topic, and how it effects our country as a whole. A startling discovery…

Foreign Invasive Species

by: Anonymous Pests. They are everywhere. We have to deal with them on a regular occurrence throughout our life. Sometimes you’ll hear something like, “oh, looks like that deer that comes by the yard every other day went ahead and devoured our rose bush again..” or if your from Florida, “I just drove that half…

The Craving for Oil: The Keystone XL Pipeline

by Josh Wehrbein The Keystone XL Pipeline has become one of the most controversial and debated topics in U.S politics today, a constant battle between both environmentalists and the fossil fuel industry. According to the U.S. Department of State, if approved, the Keystone XL Pipeline would stretch from Hardisty, Alberta, Canada to Moore Junction, Texas,…