As any school kid knows, Columbus was not the first European to reach the Western Hemisphere. That was Leif Ericson almost 500 years earlier. But the Norseman’s voyage took him to the northern climes, where cold-weather Dragons frolicked with narwhals and hunted the Grand Banks for seal and sword fish. 638 more words
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An interesting article about the two countries entering into a deal to curb deforestation:
I’ve mentioned this before but many years ago I watched a documentary about the (senseless) destruction of rain forests and there were those who believed cutting down the rain forests released many types of dangerous virus into the atmosphere.