The delicate and more and more ice-free waters of the Arctic are expected to benefit from harder ecological rules likely to be passed this week whenever a worldwide body holds a final vote on northern shipping rules. 504 more words
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both a social network and a real-life space for people who want to learn from one another and meet like-minded individuals, it can be used to organise meetings, exchange musical instruments or scientific tools, and in general any expensive tool that could be shared for the purpose of knowledge and collaboration, like a hackerspace but for any kind of activity with an amateur, diy mentality. 143 more words
Rick and I have thought for a long time now that if we decided on some beautiful acres somewhere out bush with rolling hills, where all you could see would be the cows, horses and wildlife roaming free and how wonderful would that be to design your own home out of shipping containers. 520 more words
VANCOUVER — They were once rusting hulks relegated to junkyards.
Now shipping containers are being repurposed into stylish homes that developers plan to roll out in housing-crunched communities across Canada. 660 more words