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Fidel Castro Compares NATO to Nazis, Lashes Out at US
World  (tags: world, usa, nato, middle-east, Fidel Castro, lashes out )

Rose
- 7 hours ago - news.yahoo.com
Havana (AFP) - Cuban ex-president Fidel Castro lashed out at the United States and Europe on Monday, accusing them of war-mongering and comparing the NATO military alliance's representatives to the Nazi SS.
"Heat Islands" Cook U.S. Cities Faster Than Ever //Aug 22, 2014 |By Climate Central
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, nature, climate, ecosystems, energy, environment, forests, globalwarming, habitat, protection, trees )

Ruth
- 23 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
'Single-day urban temperatures in some metro areas in the past 10 years have spiked as much as 27 degrees F higher than the surrounding rural area'
Did Congestion Charging Just Go Viral? By Tali Trigg | August 22, 2014
Business  (tags: world, business, consumers, economy, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, government, greenbuilding, investing, SustainableDevelopment, technology )

Ruth
- 17 hours ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
'City-scale congestion charging is picking up steam as a policy tool to free cities from crippling traffic. Singapore led the way starting in 1975, and London, Milan, and Stockholm have since followed suit.'
Demand Punishment for CEO Who Abused Puppy
Animals  (tags: abuse )

James
- 5 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
The CEO of a catering company was caught on surveillance video abusing an innocent puppy, but no charges have been filed against him. Sign this petition to demand punishment and ensure that he is held responsible for his actions.
Yuma Clapper Rail (Rallus Longirostris Yumanensis) Nevada Fish & Wildlife Office
Environment  (tags: energy, habitat, wildlife, animals, ecosystems, environment, protection, research, science )

Ruth
- 23 hours ago - fws.gov
'Official Status: Listed Endangered in 1967. Threats include habitat destruction, primarily due to stream channelization and drying and flooding of marshes, resulting from water flow management on the lower Colorado River....'
Solar Farms Threaten Birds Certain Avian Species Seem to Crash Into Large Solar Power Arrays or Get Burned By the Concentrated R
Environment  (tags: energy, environment, wildlife, animals, ecosystems, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, protection )

Ruth
- 23 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
'It was one of 233 birds recovered from the sites of three Californian desert solar power plants as part of a federal investigation. The laboratory's wildlife equivalents of CSI stars concluded that many of the birds had been fatally singed, broken,...'
TAKE ACTION NOW - Ban Rodeos That Promote Animal Cruelty ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Rodeo Abuse, suffering, cruelty )

Angela
- 15 hours ago - forcechange.com
Many developed nations have already done away with these horrific displays of human barbarianism, but Australia has yet to follow suit. For a country, that is forward thinking to protect wildlife and the environment, is this a grave contradiction.
Terry Macalister The Guardian, Thursday 28 August 2014 09.11 EDT
Business  (tags: world, americans, business, consumers, corporate, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, finance, GoodNews, greenbuilding, investing, SustainableDevelopment, government )

Ruth
- 17 hours ago - theguardian.com
'Wind, solar and other renewable power capacity grew at its strongest ever pace last year and now produces 22% of the world's electricity, the International Energy Agency said on Thursday in a new report.'
IPO Alibaba Group Holding Ltd 8 Sept 2014 Nilai Ungguli Yahoo Inc | Media Informasi | Finance | SEO | Blogger Tips
Business  (tags: money )

Ferry
- 1 day ago - kembar.pro
E-commerce raksasa Cina Alibaba Group Holding Ltd berencana untuk meluncurkan IPO (Initial Public Offering) atau Go Publik di AS minggu awal tanggal 8 September 2014
Expensive Coffee A Cruel Scam
Animals  (tags: Animal Cruelty, Animal Welfare, Civet, Coffee Scam, Cruelty, Wildlife, Abuse )

Sara
- 1 day ago - world.time.com
Civets who are held in captivity in small, wire cages are cruelly exploited to produce a coffee that is a pure scam. Do not buy into this. Stop the suffering and free the civets into the wild where they belong.
 
 
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