Guy Listing 8 Global Problems You Don’t See In Front Pages And It Runs Viral

Did you know that almost all of the media that the average American consumes – including 24-hour news stations, newspapers, publishing houses, Internet utilities, and even video game developers – are in the hands of just six media companies? This concentration of media into the hands of a powerful few has been called a “threat […]

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Turtles’ absence from Nicaraguan stronghold raises alarm for future

Not a single leatherback nested at the Chacocente reserve this year as the species faces menaces of poaching and warming seas Every year, from November through March, leatherback sea turtles arrive to the secluded coasts of the Rio Escalante Chacocente wildlife reserve on Nicaragua‘s Pacific coast to lay their eggs. Though leatherback nesting habits vary, […]

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Decline in krill threatens Antarctic wildlife, from whales to penguins

Climate change and industrial-scale fishing is impacting the krill population with a potentially disastrous impact on larger predators, say scientists Marine life Decline in krill threatens Antarctic wildlife, from whales to penguins Climate change and industrial-scale fishing is impacting the krill population with a potentially disastrous impact on larger predators, say scientists First images of […]

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Antarctic marine park: conservationists frustrated after protection bid fails for eighth hour

Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resource unable to agree on plan backed by Australia, France and EU Conservationists have carried frustration that an international commission for protecting marine life in Antarctica has failed for the eighth consecutive time to create a marine park across 1 million sq km on the continent’s east. […]

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World’s biggest wildlife reserve planned for Antarctica in global campaign

Vast 1.8 m sq km fishing-free zone is protected under species, such as penguins, leopard seals and whales, and help mitigate the effects of climate change A global campaign is being launched to turn a huge tract of the seas around the Antarctic into the world’s biggest sanctuary, protecting wildlife and helping the fight against […]

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Ocean cleanup device successfully collects plastic for first time

Floating boom finally retains debris from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, creator says A huge floating device designed by Dutch scientists to clean up an island of rubbish in the Pacific Ocean that is three times the size of France has successfully picked up plastic from the high seas for the first time. Boyan Slat, […]

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Top rock climbers head to Washington to push for public lands protection

In 62 separate meetings, 13 teams of athletes and advocates made their ask of politicians: protect public lands by supporting funding Alex Honnold was stuck in traffic. The world’s most renowned rock climber was due on Capitol Hill for a US Senate reception with other top climbers from around the country, who had descended en […]

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Deepwater Horizon disaster had much worse impact than believed, study determines

Effects of 2010 BP oil spill were 30% larger than calculated as satellite images were unable to detect full magnitude of pollution in Gulf The environmental impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico a decade ago was much worse than previously believed, are in accordance with a new study. […]

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Orca mother finally abandons dead calf she carried for more than two weeks

Researchers say endangered killer whale who lives off the coast of Seattle is back to feeding and cavorting with her pod Researchers say an endangered killer whale that carried her dead calf on her head for more than two weeks has finally abandoned the calf’s body and is back to feeding and cavorting with her […]

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Paris remains on high alert as Seine continues to rise

The river is now more than four metres above its normal height, causing problems for residents Paris Paris remains on high alert as Seine continues to rise The river is now more than four metres above its normal height, causing problems for residents Agence France-Presse in Paris Sun 28 Jan 2018 06. 43 EST Last […]

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