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Our Holiday Lights Are Visible From Space

Scientists with NASA are using holiday lights to track people’s energy use in urban areas. Through satellite imagery, they tracked light patterns in 1200 cities over the past two years. Light on earth visible from space at night increased over … Continue reading

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U.S. Union Membership the The Lowest It’s Been Since 1916

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the total number of United States workers in unions has fallen by 400,000 since last year, leaving them at 11% unionized.  This is due in part to the expansion of service-industry jobs such … Continue reading

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