WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The share of privately-owned U.S. homes fell to a 15-year low in the first quarter as falling house prices and stringent lending conditions push younger Americans, in particular, into renting.
Relative to most other forms of energy, windfarms have a pretty minimal environmental impact, with the deaths of birds and bats generally capturing the most attention. But as a new study of their effects points out, various studies have found that turbines can modify the “transfer of energy, momentum, mass, and moisture within the atmosphere.” After looking at satellite temperature data, the authors of the study conclude that all this transferring has a notable impact: areas containing wind turbines have been seeing their night-time temperatures warm up.
May Day is a holiday for the 99 percent. It is a day for people to come together, across all those lines which too often divide us — race, class, gender, religion — and challenge the systems that create these divisions.
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Econ nerds, eat your hearts out.
Paul Krugman and Ron Paul just got into it on Bloomberg TV over whose monetary policy views are more dated. Paul …