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Documentary Series becomes a teach-in on oil trains

The Second Saturday Documentary Series presents two short documentaries, Boom (produced by the Weather Channel) and The Crude Gamble of Oil by Rail, as part of a teach-in on oil trains, on Saturday, July 11, 1:30 p.m. at Niles Discovery … Continue reading

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Exploding oil trains in Fremont?

Nobody in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, thought the long trains of tank cars running through their city would explode and incinerate their downtown. But that’s what happened just over a year ago in the middle of a July night. Trains with the … Continue reading

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