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Decision looms on Mekong River dam opposed by conservation groups

The Mekong River Commission gathers in Vientiane tomorrow to consider the Xayaburi (also spelled Sayabouly) dam. On Friday, they are expected to make a final recommendation to the four member states:Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. It will be the biggest decision ever taken … Continue reading

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Fast Food Nation Movie Trailer

A trailer for the movie ‘Fast Food Nation’ which explores the dark side of the “All American meal”.

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How are Waves Formed?

Being a surfer I couldn’t resist posting this one. It’s a very good article on waves and how they are generated. Seriously, the article is very good, I didn’t just want to have this amazing surfing photo pasted onto my … Continue reading

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Are Bing Maps Out Googling Google?

Microsoft demonstrates augmented reality in Bing Maps at TED conference 2010. I wish there were enough hours in the day to be able to spend some time learning how to use these maps!

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