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China now burning as much coal as the rest of the world combined

You know, the fossil fuel, that while providing a cost effective source of electricity, may be taking its toll on the environment due to all the carbon dioxide it sends into the atmosphere.

Washington Post confirms it was hacked by Chinese, too

First the rising coal burning rates and now this?

Whip Scorpions and Jungle Nymphs: Behind the Scenes at the Insect Zoo

That’s right, insect zoo. Did you know desert beetles eat cat food?

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Amy is a senior at Boise State and the current news editor for The Arbiter. She crammed everything she possibly could into a single degree; a dual major in communication and English, a journalism emphasis and a political science minor. She is eager to earn what she calls, "that expensive piece of paper" on May 18, but in the meantime is focused on bringing campus as much news as humanly possible.