Archive: 19/04/2006

Russian Satellite Failure Caused By Space Garbage

The cause of the March 29 failure of the Russian Ekspress AM11 communications satellite has been confirmed as a collision with space trash, a Russian official told the state Novosti new agency Monday.

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Twin Towers dust delays construction

New York's transit agency plans to postpone demolition of a building near the World Trade Center site because of possible contamination with toxic dust.

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Michigan plans to cut mercury emissions

Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm has announced plans to reduce mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants by 90 percent in the next decade.

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