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Year-long 'Mars isolation' to begin

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


Argentina and Russia Take Cruelty Free Step

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


Trash-Filled Streets Show Why Lebanon Is Telling Its Politicians 'You Stink'

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


What You Need to Know about Solar Power

“The world is finally producing renewable energy at an industrial scale.” -Achim Steiner

The U.S. energy is booming and now is the time for businesses, homeowners and investors to profit. 698 more words


President Obama Plans Hike on Alaskan Glacier

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

Day 1 at ACE Conservation Corps

I’ve just begun my adventure as a Corps Member in the ACE Conservation Corps in North Carolina, there is a quick day one/day two update: 317 more words