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New York Designer Selected to Transform Detroit Riverfront Park

DETROIT (AP) — A New York-based architectural firm has been selected to transform a park along the Detroit River.

Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates was announced Tuesday by the Detroit RiverFront Conservancy as the winner of an international competition to design the 22-acre West Riverfront Park near downtown. 88 more words


World's last male northern white rhino, Sudan, dies

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com)

FILE – In this Wednesday, May 3, 2017, file photo, Sudan, the world’s last male northern white rhino, is photographed at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Laikipia county in Kenya. 299 more words

Current Affairs

Trees not Till numbers- Fighting drought

In China Republic at the Inner-Mongolian autonomous region, there is a creeping sand mass that is desertification. The Gobi desert dunes are advancing at a generous rate and the effects have spiraled across hundreds, if not thousands, of kilometers to the capital, Beijing, at the West end of the republic, sand storms reach that far . 982 more words


Six Rivers Land Conservancy Country Tour – Time Sensitive

2nd Annual Country Drive Car Tour The 2nd Annual Country Drive Car Tour will take place on Sunday, May 20, 2018 (click here to view on our calendar).  31 more words

They Cut down Trees

In my side of the world, man is on the verge of making advancement on everything but environmental. They call  it development, I thought they meant progressive development in all aspects and not just concrete and cabled infrastructure… 671 more words


It never ceases to amaze me how memory works.  I regularly wonder at what point the brain moves a piece of information to the far-back storage area; the one that needs only a brief review class for it all to come flooding back into the immediately-retrievable information area of the brain again.  

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Trivia #185 - The Last Of His Kind

Born in 1973 and currently living at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Laikipia, Kenya. He is known for being the last male of his subspecies in the world and one of only three living in the world. 77 more words