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When We Destroy Creation, This Happens

When We Destroy Creation, This Happens

Picher, Oklahoma
This great article from Wired chronicles the town of Picher, Oklahoma, a town that has been evacuated due to overmining and the resulting toxic water and air. The town was the center of zinc and lead mines in the early 20th century, and the mining polluted everything so badly that no one can live there anymore …


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