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U.S. Marine held in death of transgender woman in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (CNN) – A U.S. Marine is facing a murder complaint filed by Philippine authorities in the death of a transgender woman who was found strangled in a Philippines hotel room earlier this month. 259 more words


Leonardo DiCaprio Donates $2m to Help Save Oceans

The sad truth of today’s world is that many organizations and causes won’t get funded unless there’s a big name or a surprising marketing stunt behind it (look at what happened with ALS). 307 more words

David Fratantoni

Coastal Caretaking

Zoning Tropical Waters Like Land Resources

In the journal Marine Pollution Bulletin, 24 scientists from Canada, the U.S., the UK, China, Australia, New Caledonia, Sweden and Kenya affirm that one-fifth of humanity lives within 60 miles of a tropical coastline, primarily in developing countries. 169 more words

Natural Awakenings

Turkey to Finally Allow Kurds to Join Kobane Fight

The Latest from David Fratantoni:

For the past month, the battle that could decide the fate of the Middle East has been raging less than a mile from the border of the Republic of Turkey. 339 more words

David Fratantoni

Consider the Hippo

Evolution – pretty cool agreed? (just as a side note, if you don’t agree you’re probably on the wrong blog…) It’s bonkers to think that humans are related to chimpanzees, reptiles are related to birds, and even that whales & dolphins definitely AREN’T related to fish! 1,301 more words


The Shattered Empire Fourth Sample

Here’s the fourth sample of The Shattered Empire.  Follow the links to read the first, second, and third samples.

Halcyon, Garris Major System… 2,359 more words


Information Day - Societal Challenge 2: Food, Agriculture, Forestry, Marine & Bioeconomy

The European Commission will hold an information day on Societal Challenge 2 of Horizon 2020 on 21 November 2014 in Brussels. Organised by the Bioeconomy Directorate, this is an opportunity to hear about calls for proposals in the areas of: 93 more words