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We Have Been Misled By An Erroneous Map Of The World For 500 Years - Video-
World  (tags: Countries, maps )

- 709 days ago -
It was featured in "The West Wing," but map dishonesty is anything but fictional. Check out this clip to get an accurate look at the size of Africa.
Daylight Saving Time Around the World 2013
World  (tags: world, daylight savings times, countries, clocks )

- 797 days ago -
Daylight saving time is often incorrectly referred to as "daylight savings time". In some countries, it is also called "summer time". When DST is not observed, it is called standard time, normal
25 Countries Where Women Don't Go to College
World  (tags: Women, Education, Countries, college )

- 1656 days ago -
In America and other well-developed countries, it's easy to take education for granted. For most women, if you want to go to college, you can make it happen, whether it's through student loans, scholarships, or alternative education. But around the world,
10 Most Famous Bars in the World
World  (tags: Famous Bars, World, countries )

- 1711 days ago -
Whether you're a worldwide partier or the type who likes to kick back on the patio and absorb your surroundings, the following bars are worth adding to your agenda if you plan to visit the countries they serve.
10 Countries Where You'd Be Healthier & Happier
World  (tags: Living, Life, Countries, Freedom, Health, Happiness )

- 1816 days ago -
The United States is a wonderful place: freedom of speech, Law & Order reruns, and cheap fuel. But if you want to really enjoy your life, your job and your friends, you might want to consider relocating.
Six Countries Say They Will Not Attend Peace Prize Ceremony
World  (tags: Nobel Peace Prize, ceremony, Norweigian Nobel Committee, countries )

- 1836 days ago -
Six countries -- China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Cuba, Morocco and Iraq -- will not attend the Nobel Peace Prize ceremonies in Oslo, Norway, the Norweigian Nobel Committee said Thursday.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Violence -- Defend Women Worldwide ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
World  (tags: violence, legalisation, women, worldwide, countries, worldwidecrime )

- 1891 days ago -
Violence against women is pervasive. Worldwide from the most to the least developed countries, too many women and girls are abused sexually, physically, psychologically and economically.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Sellout, Save the Whales!
World  (tags: countries, commerican whaling, protection, whales, stop hunting killings, sellout, conservation )

- 2059 days ago -
A group of countries (including the United States) are currently working to come up with a "deal" that could legalize commercial whaling for the first time since the moratorium began in 1986.
Trade Beats Conservation at UN Wildlife Talks
World  (tags: trade. wildlife, greed, wildife talks, conservation, wordwide, endangered animals, countries )

- 2073 days ago -
"As soon as big money gets involved, the 's' of science is crossed out by two vertical stripes," CITES Secretary General Willem Wijnstekers told reporters, meaning it becomes "$cience" spelt with a dollar sign."
EU, China and India Thrash Out Deal on Tigers
World  (tags: cites, countries, conservation, banning tiger trade, conservation )

- 2076 days ago -
An agreement reached at a UN meeting on wildlife trade in Doha could see countries treating illegal trade in tiger parts as seriously as arms and drug trafficking, but campaigners have cautioned that words must be turned into action.
World Votes to Continue Trading in Species on Verge of Extinction
World  (tags: worldwide, countries, endangered species, betrayed, ivory trade, bluefin tuna, polar bears, government )

- 2079 days ago -
We are disappointed that the UK Government, and European Union member countries as a whole, have not gone into this meeting with a much stronger message against the ivory trade and in favour of elephant protection. Their sheer size and strength have
Top 10 Tiger Trouble Spots in 2010
World  (tags: conservation, wordwide, 10 tiger trouble spots, countries, endangered, threatened, extinction )

- 2118 days ago -
The Top 10 Tiger Trouble Spots in 2010 map is an effort to increase awareness of the many threats to wild tigers, both in their home ranges and in parts of the world that have an impact on them. It is not an exhaustive listing. Rather it serves as a
Sign Petition: Tell the Senate to Ban Landmines Worldwide!
World  (tags: world, countries, war, violence, children, landmines, politics, government, treaty, russia, myanmar )

- 2421 days ago -
Landmines maim or kill approximately 15,000 civilians every year, including 4,000 to 5,000 children. They are still in the ground in at least 70 countries. Tell your senators to ratify the Mine Ban Treaty this year. The bill will also assist the injured.

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