Guests: Luann Becker
Visiting Assistant Professor, Geology, University of Washington Seattle, Washington
Washington D.C. Coordinator, Arctic Power, Anchorage, Alaska
Senior Washington Representative, Sierra Club, Washington, DC
This week, Senate Republicans proposed a new energy bill that would open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge for oil exploration, despite strong opposition from Democrats, environmental groups, and even some Senate Republicans. In this hour, a debate on drilling in Alaska's protected wilderness. Plus, new evidence that an asteroid or comet caused the largest mass extinction in our planet's history.
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