A team of Nasa recruits is set to begin a year-long isolation in a dome near a barren volcano in Hawaii, to simulate life on Mars. 10 more words
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With more than 8,000 miles between them and marked differences in climate and culture, Argentina and Russia seem to be worlds apart, but recently something spectacularly similar happened in these two countries — the introduction of bills to end animal testing for cosmetics. 528 more words
Beirut stinks, and the city’s residents are not happy about it.
Trash has been piling up in the streets of the Lebanese capital and surrounding areas for several weeks. 225 more words
President Obama may have found the perfect way to merge advocacy and adventure in his Alaskan trip that kicks off Monday.
The American President’s itinerary may include a hike across the Exit Glacier in the Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska, White House officials said Friday. 170 more words