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a warning

silver sea

afternoon storm cloud


A summer storm is sweeping across Port Phillip Bay and some small fishing boats are taking their time returning to shore safely in time. 48 more words



After weeks of scratching my head and hours of lying in bed at 2:00 a.m. problem solving, I have finally finished three of my scrolls. It really is all about the presentation. 299 more words


Urbanization: Reduced Biodiversity and Rapid Evolution

Talking points:

  • Negative effects of Urbanization
  • Impact of Urbanization and destruction of natural habitats on extinction rates
  • Call for a more resilient system
  • Benefits of city business parks…
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The China List 23/11/15

A digest of news about China with a particular focus on UK-China relations. 

UK-China Relations:


El Salvador: Just Saying No to Gold Mining

By Rachel Nadelman*

El Salvador’s refusal to allow gold mining within its borders sets it apart from most other Latin American countries, but the mining suspension is far from permanent.  582 more words

From 0 to 35 in MS

I have worked with markets and farmers in Mississippi for a dozen years and have found more barriers to getting regional food accepted than in most other areas of the US, yet also have met some of the most optimistic and capable people who are continuously working on it. 1,069 more words

Farmers Markets


I had 30 minutes to spare before meeting friends for lunch so I popped into the Barnes and Noble. I didn’t buy anything, mostly because I have too many books as it is and I am a super library freak. 149 more words