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Brazil's Soldiers Learn to Love the Jungle
April 8, 2005 12:00 AM - Angus McSwan, Reuters

A sign saying "The tears begin here" greets the young Brazilian soldiers as they clamber down from trucks and begin a march along a track in the Amazon jungle. Weighed down by two heavy packs, two rifles and tramping along in sweltering heat, several stumble and fall on the way.

Week in Review: April 4th - 8th
April 8, 2005 12:00 AM - Carrie Schluter, ENN

The long-controversial plan to build a nuclear waste repository at Yucca Mountain has taken an interesting turn, with newly-discovered email evidence suggesting that scientists working on the project had planned to fabricate supporting data.

ENN Weekly: April 4th - 8th
April 8, 2005 12:00 AM - Carrie Schluter, ENN

ENN's editors summarize the most compelling environmental and sustainable economy themes of the week.

Visitors Warn about Ethanol Plant
April 8, 2005 12:00 AM - Carla McCann, The Janesville (WI) Gazette

MILTON, Wisconsin — JoAnn Czajka's life has changed since the ethanol plant started operating 24/7 within a short distance from her Monroe home.

Wholesale Grower Sees Family Business Blossom
April 8, 2005 12:00 AM - Susan C. Thomson, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Patrick Bellrose grew up loving plants and gardening, hence his bachelor's degree in horticulture from the University of Missouri at Columbia. Thirty-six years later, he's struck by the irony of that.

Jay Leno To Own First Lithium Powered Car in US
April 8, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

The inaugural "R-Car", Number 001, has found a new home with Tonight Show host and car aficionado Jay Leno.<

Farm Shares: Community Supported Agriculture
April 8, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

Despite all of the information and resources for gardeners we'll be bringing you this month, there are people who may want the personal benefits as well as the earth-friendliness of food self-sufficiency, but who just don't have the time or the expertise required to run a successful garden or small farm.

Primate Species Face Extinction, Report Says
April 7, 2005 12:00 AM - Clare Nullis, Associated Press

Human activities such as hunting and logging have driven nearly one quarter of the world's primate species -- man's closest living relatives -- to the brink of extinction, according to a new report.

Nuclear Plants May Be Vulnerable to Terrorists, Scientists Say
April 7, 2005 12:00 AM - H. Josef Hebert, Associated Press

It's a nightmare that scientists say could happen. Terrorists penetrate a nuclear power plant but ignore the concrete-protected reactor. They're really after the pool of water containing hundreds of used fuel rods.

Suspects Eyed in Canadian Bald Eagle Killings
April 7, 2005 12:00 AM - Allan Dowd, Reuters

Investigators believe they know who is responsible for the slaughter of dozens of bald eagles near Vancouver in a poaching operation that sold talons, feathers and other parts across North America, officials said Wednesday.

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