Daily Archives: May 24, 2011

Greenpeace – Alien Invasion Advert

A clever, thought-provoking and informative Greenpeace ad on sustainability

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China, Philippines warn vs. aggression in Spratlys

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Chinese and Philippine defense chiefs warned rival claimants Monday to avoid unilateral action and focus on responsible behavior in disputed South China Sea islands, where recent spats have renewed tensions. Chinese Defense Minister Liang Guanglie … Continue reading

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Iceland’s Grimsvotn Volcano Erupts

Iceland’s most active volcano started erupting Saturday — just over a year after another eruption on the North Atlantic island shut down European air traffic for days. Iceland’s Meteorological Office confirmed that an eruption had begun at the Grimsvotn volcano, … Continue reading

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