John McQuaid is a Washington-based journalist. He has written about mountaintop removal for Smithsonian magazine and Yale Environment 360. He is working on a book about the science of taste. Follow him on Twitter @johnmcquaid.
Nov. 30 2012 5:45 AMFinally, a Victory Against Mountaintop RemovalThe first crack in a firewall that has protected big coal for decades.John McQuaid
Hey, Wait A Minute
Oct. 13 2006 7:35 AMIs Global Warming Causing Bigger Hurricanes?The nasty scientific battle behind one of our most important weather mysteries.John McQuaid
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The Big Idea
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