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    The Grand Canyon - John Wesley Powell's Expedition

    In this lesson, students will listen to author John Ross talk about the life of John Wesley Powell who,…

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    John Wesley Powell: 100th Meridian

    Author John Ross talks about John Powell's theory of homesteading, how he developed the 100th meridian…

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    White House Update on Hurricane Florence

    President Trump, along with FEMA Director Brock Long, provided an update on federal government…

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    Hurricane Florence Expected to Hit East Coast

    A explanation of Hurricane Florence's path and the cost of natural disasters during 2018.

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    FEMA and Response to Hurricane Maria

    Rep. Donald Payne (D-NJ) on FEMA response to Hurricane Maria and its impact on Puerto Rico.

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    FEMA Disaster Response - Communications and Logistics

    Sen. Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) questions FEMA Administrator Brock Long on lessons learned from Hurricane…

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    State and Local Recovery Efforts for Natural Disasters

    Daniel Kaniewski, Federal Emergency Management Agency deputy administrator, spoke about ways to work…

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    Individual Preparedness during Natural Disasters

    Daniel Kaniewski, Federal Emergency Management Agency deputy administrator, spoke about the importance…

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    2017 Natural Disasters

    Rep. Lou Barletta (R-PA) talked about the scope of the natural disasters that occurred during 2017. He…

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    World Population Growth Rates

    Jonathan Salk, son of polio vaccine developer Jonas Salk, discussed the historic growth of the world…

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    Climate Change and Skepticism

    Texas Tech University Climate Science Center Director Katherine Hayhoe on climate change and answering…

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    Trans-Alaska Pipeline

    The Trans-Alaska Pipeline stretches 420 miles across Alaska from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez, Alaska. Betsy…

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    Yucca Mountain and Nuclear Waste Storage

    CQ Roll Call Energy and Environment Reporter Jeremy Dillon discussed Yucca Mountain and the issue of…

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    Adopt-A-Highway Program

    In 1984, the original Adopt-a-Highway program was started in Tyler, Texas, to keep highways free from…

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    EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Announces Rollback of Emissions Standards

    On April 3, 2018, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator announced the EPA's plan to roll back…

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    Grading the U.S. Infrastructure System

    American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Senior Managing Director Casey Dinges discusses the ASCE 2017…

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    What is Infrastructure?

    Eugene Mulero, Senior Congressional Editor for Transport Topics, provides a definition & examples of…

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    The Federal Gas Tax and Paying for Transportation Infrastructure

    American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials' Bud Wright discussed how…

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    Extreme Weather Events and Climate Change

    Former Vice President Al Gore talked about his book An Inconvenient Sequel and the impact of climate…

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    Federal Funding for Fighting Wildfires

    Former Agriculture Undersecretary for Natural Resources, Robert Bonnie discussed the federal funding of…

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