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Earth Hour 2013: In Dubai and around the world

Originally broadcast on Emirates News, 24 March 2013

Last night, the UAE joined the rest of the world, in celebrating Earth Hour. As the clock struck 8:30pm across Dubai, the city was plunged into darkness, as people switched off their lights.  308 more words


Ethical Eating: Climate Change

As one of the biggest contributors to greenhouse gas emissions, the food industry plays a huge role in climate change. Food accounts for 30% of the UK’s carbon footprint which is comprised of the land used to grow it, its transport, processing and preparation. 342 more words

Bite Magazine

Conservation Refugees

The Hundred-Year Conflict between Global Conservation and Native Peoples

Mark Dowie

Table of Contents and Sample Chapters

Since 1900, more than 108,000 officially protected conservation areas have been established worldwide, largely at the urging of five international conservation organizations. 539 more words


What the hell?!

Hora do planeta né?
Sei, nem vou postar aqui minha opinião sobre o aquecimento global o que importa é, que porcaria de hora do planeta é essa? 39 more words


Sydney court cites kangaroo for contempt

by Juan Mercado Howard
TPO Sydney bureau

Magistrates in Sydney today granted the motion for continuance filed by plaintiffs in a wild wildlife suit after a kangaroo named Martha hopped into the courtroom and disrupted proceedings. 96 more words

Briefly Noted

Excruciating pain for polar swimmer Lewis Pugh

“It’s a triumph and a tragedy – a triumph that I could swim in such ferocious conditions, but a tragedy that it is now possible to swim at the North Pole.”

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Climate Change