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No one is safe: Even orangutans are cold-blooded murderers now

It’s not just humans – it turns out orangutans can be pretty evil as well.

Two young orangutans, a male called Ekko and his love interest Kondor, murdered an older female called Sidony in cold blood. 381 more words

World

Cities more polluted than Delhi

Even though Delhi is considered the most polluted city in the world by WHO, it is still better off than many other Indian cities, according to recent data published by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) on air pollution.The national capital stood sixth in terms of air pollution in January, with cities like Muzzaffarpur in Bihar and Varanasi showing worse air qualities. 67 more words

Omens and portents from a rodent

Landschlacht, Switzerland: 2 February 2016

I always smile when I think of this day for I recall my visits to two towns that are famous in the minds of Canadians: Punxsutawney and Wiarton. 1,486 more words

History

Disaster-Prone Kosi Basin In Bihar To Be Better Warned About Floods

PATNA:  It’s an area prone to annual devastating floods but little empirical data about it was available to anticipate potential disasters and maintain resilient livelihoods for the millions of people inhabiting the area. 71 more words

Norsey Woodland Crafts

Makers of traditional and modern woodland products, Norsey Woodland Crafts are based in Billericay, Essex. Their products are produced from sustainable coppicing at Norsey Wood in Billericay. 201 more words

Awareness Raising

February 9, 2016 council meeting — Gatensbury Road, PCT, and much more

February 9, 2016 council meeting — Gatensbury Road, PCT, and much more

The upcoming council meeting once again has many items up for discussion.

To name just a few: 124 more words

Back to simplicity

After 5 years of teaching students and volunteers, and another 5 years before that of hosting and teaching volunteers and wwoofers here at Maungaraeeda, we have decided to step back and regroup. 541 more words

Permaculture