grand canyon

The battle over uranium mining near the Grand Canyon

Jul 8, 2013
As of 2012, new uranium mining claims are prohibited near the Grand Canyon. So mining companies are reopening old mines, and looking for other ways around the ban.
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Grand Canyon announces ban on bottled water

Feb 8, 2012
Waste concerns lead to a ban on bottled water at the national park despite fears that Coca-Cola, a big parks sponsor, would react badly.
Posted In: grand canyon, bottled water, Coca-cola

Crazy Swiss jetpack man takes on Grand Canyon, and wins

May 13, 2011
Oh, Jetman (or "Fusionman," which you prefer to be called, but which just seems like a bit much and a kind of off-the-point): We're so glad the FAA...
Posted In: grand canyon, jetman, jetpack, video, Yves Rossy