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Oldest Antarctic ice ever found shows climate of 2.7 million years ago

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Antarctic ice cores have recorded an impressive span of climatic history for us, covering the last 800,000 years. But scientists are greedy, always looking to go back just a little further. 316 more words


How Singapore's oldest firms stay relevant

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SINGAPORE may have just turned 52, but many homegrown businesses have been around for far longer. Greatearth, Boustead, Drew & Napier, Braddell Brothers, Haw Par, Eu Yan Sang and Yeo Hiap Seng – to name a few – have existed for more than a century. 1,040 more words

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Trivia #032 - Africa's Oldest National Park

The oldest national park in Africa is home to rare mountain gorillas, lions, and elephants.

  1. Namibia’s Etosha National Park
  2. Congo’s Virunga National Park
  3. Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Crater Conservation Area…
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Never too old to code: Meet Japan's 82-year-old app-maker

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

When 82-year-old Masako Wakamiya first began working she still used an abacus for maths – today she is one of the world’s oldest iPhone app developers, a trailblazer in making smartphones accessible for the elderly. 786 more words

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The world’s oldest family says this twice-a-day ritual is the secret to their longevity

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

caption The 13 Donnelly siblings with their world record. source BBC

The Donnellys, the world’s oldest family, have just under 1,200 years of life between them. 287 more words