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Compulsory Income Tax on Christians Drives Germans Away From Protestant and Catholic Churches
World  (tags: Germany, churches, religion, taxes )

- 31 minutes ago -
Up to 400,000 Germans officially filed declarations to leave the Protestant and Catholic Church after a decision to extend the 8 or 9 per cent charge to capital gains income.
Save the Whales From Persistent Sonar
Animals  (tags: wildlife, animalcruelty, habitat, protection, suffering )

- 29 minutes ago -
The U.S. Navy wants to expand its use of disruptive sonar-emitting buoys off the Pacific Coast for training purposes. Whales and other marine life are constantly harassed and disoriented by the use of sonar.
Red Baron's WWI German Fokker Triplane Rebuilt By Flying Enthusiast
Offbeat  (tags: aviation, World War I, aircraft, Manfred von Richthofen, Red Baron, airplanes, triplanes, fighters, fighter planes, reproductions )

- 21 minutes ago -
Aviation enthusiast Paul Ford has built himself an exact replica of the Red Baron's Fokker triplane. He spent endless hours, and £180,000 on the aircraft - and it's now available for passengers to take part in mock dog-fights.
UN Talks Begin on a New Law to Save Our Oceans
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, ecosystems, world, wildlife, protection, politics )

- 16 minutes ago -
Countries at the UN have agreed to start formal negotiations on a new 'legally binding instrument' to conserve the biological riches of the high seas that cover 45% of planet Earth
Global Outrage Grows Over Unregulated GM Trees - Sustainable Pulse
Science & Tech  (tags: Environment, Trees, Loblolly Pine, Genetic Modification, GMOs, Contamination, Environmental concerns, Human health risks )

- 2 hours ago -
Groups from around the world have joined together to denounce the US government for allowing the first genetically modified tree, a loblolly pine, to be legalized with no government or public oversight and with no assessment of any type of risks.
Ancient Exoplanet Discovery Boosts Chances Of Finding Alien Life
Science & Tech  (tags: science, astronomy, discovery, nasa, research, space, aliens, life, exoplanets, Kepler, Kepler-444 )

- 2 hours ago -
One of the crucial variables in calculating the likelihood that alien life exists elsewhere in our galaxy is the number of stars that possess planetary systems, and the proportion of those planets that might be suitable for life.
A Closer Look at Dr. Oz's 15 Superfoods Science-Based Medicine
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, food, research, science, study )

- 2 hours ago -
I'm sure I'm not the only health professional that bites their tongue whenever a patient starts a question with "I heard on Dr. Oz that..."
Actor Gerard Depardieu Hunting & Eating Two Lions While on Trip to Africa ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: hunting lions wildlife, wild animals, lions )

- 2 hours ago -
We send Mr. Depardieu a message and let him know how disappointed we are all with his attitude. For example, Leonardo DiCaprio do everything in his power to support wildlife ! Mr. Depardieu , please follow him !
This Is What the World's First Biodegradable Beer Bottle Will Look Like
Green Lifestyle  (tags: bottles, biodegradable, recycling, containers, beer, Denmark, materials )

- 2 hours ago -
Leave it to the Danes to find a better way to drink beer. The makers of Carlsberg announced plans Tuesday to create a biodegradable bottle made of wood fiber that will launch in three years.
Natural Bridge Zoo Virginia: Shut Them Down to End the Abuse and Neglect of Their Animals
Animals  (tags: natural bridge zoo, petition, virginia, animal cruelty )

- 1 hour ago -
The Natural Bridge Zoo also had the nerve to "out" the investigator who was working with the HSUS on the NBZ's Facebook page. Including her full name and photos of her, which will now inhibit her from helping this amazing organization in the future with
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