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    First Phase of Seismic Repair Concludes at National Cathedral
    Mar 03
    By Catherine A. Cardno, Ph.D.

    The National Cathedral in Washington, D.C., experienced an estimated $32 million in damage due to the Mineral, Virginia, earthquake in 2011. The first phase of work to repair the treasured structure is now complete.

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    Texas Considers Private High-Speed Rail
    Mar 03
    By Kevin Wilcox

    Private investment may be used to link Houston and Dallas at speeds of up to 205 miles per hour along a new, dedicated corridor.

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    Seismic System Shows Promise in Reducing Damage
    Mar 03
    By Kevin Wilcox

    New research examines the performance of rocking steel-braced frames and proposes the use of viscous dampers to control movement during an earthquake.

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    Enormous North Sea Wind Farm Approved
    Mar 03
    By Catherine A. Cardno, Ph.D.

    The United Kingdom has granted approval for the construction of an offshore wind farm in the North Sea that is currently the largest approved wind farm in the world.

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    College Graduates Face Brighter Future
    Feb 24
    By Kevin Wilcox

    Researchers find that the employment picture is brightening for recent college graduates, though a full economic recovery is likely still years away.

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    Reports Explore Potential Impacts of Climate Intervention
    Feb 24
    By Catherine A. Cardno, Ph.D.

    The National Academy of Sciences has released two reports that examine whether climate intervention can help resolve the globe's changing climate.