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Australian Oil Spills lead to Penguin Sweaters!

The Phillip Island Nature Park of Cowers, Australia unfortunately became a victim of oil spillage back in 200a, in which 483 penguins were affected by the accident. 282 more words


Men Are More Narcissistic, Something I'VE Always Known

(WTNH)  This story might be “news” in that it reflects findings of a study just out today.  But every woman around me insists it is certainly nothing… 372 more words


Why does Chamonix have some of the worst air pollution in France?

It’s famous for its winter sports but few visitors know about the high levels of pollution that collect in this idyllic mountain valley. Chamonix’s mayor hopes a raft of improvements, including a new train service, will help clean up the air… 91 more words


Mine, Mine, Mine!

Authors note: All articles mentioned are from the Newcastle Herald, March 5, 2015 print edition (unless otherwise specified).

This morning there was a spare newspaper laying around after I finished my shift, and, knowing it would get a few uses and end up recycled at my house as opposed to heading straight for the dump, I nabbed it. 559 more words


Oak on Estonia football pitch crowned European tree of the year

An Estonian oak tree in a football field has left UK trees in the shade by scooping the European tree of the year award with almost 60,000 votes… 89 more words


China vows to fight pollution 'with all our might'

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang renews pledges to tackle the country’s chronic pollution but does not announce any significant new environmental measures

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Thursday renewed pledges to tackle the country’s chronic pollution, without announcing any significant new environmental measures. 52 more words