Ka-Boom: EPA study reveals blowing up mountains is pretty hard on mountains.
Dead System Walking: Major law institute finds death penalty corrupt, but changes unlikely.
Cat Crash: Fifteen percent of endangered cougars in Florida lost to car crashes. [MongaBay]
Winds of Change: Cape Wind turbine farm suffers setback, big energy companies cheer.
Retirement, Sort of: Sen. Byron Dorgan's retirement plans include private sector energy work.
Autism Risk: Study finds clusters of autism...in kids of white, highly-educated parents. [Planet Ark]
Whole Truth: Whole Foods CEO John Mackey believes in organic lettuce, but not global warming.