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From Wasted Fruit to Jerky Strips, the Business Ripe for the Picking
Health & Wellness  (tags: Entrepreneurs, waste, fruit, jerky, business, surplus fruit )

Beatrice
- 6 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
Despite millions of Brits being affected by food poverty, tonnes of perfectly edible food gets thrown away every day. An innovative startup is trying to change this by turning surplus food at markets into edible snacks.
Retired Army General Wants Egypt's St. Catherine's Monastery Demolished
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, interesting )

Marty
- 12 hours ago - english.ahram.org.eg
Ahmed Ragai Attiya says that the historic UNESCO site in South Sinai poses a threat to Egypt's national security, after the monks turned it into 'a place for foreigners'
6,000-Year-Old Oak Carving Is Among Europe's Oldest
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 12 hours ago - archaeology.co.uk
A 6,000-year-old oak timber carved with a concentric oval pattern and zig-zag lines, recently discovered in the RhonddaValley, Mid Wales, is thought to be among the oldest decorative wood carvings known from Europe.
Turn Your Yard Into a Hummingbird Spectacular
Green Lifestyle  (tags: birds, conservation, CoolStuff, eco-friendly, environment, garden, greenliving, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kathy
- 18 hours ago - audubonmagazine.org
For creatures that weigh barely more than a penny, hummingbirds certainly give you your money's worth--through their metallic colors, feats of aerobatics, and pugnacious, outsized personalities.
Male Monkey Cares for Dying Partner
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Study, Nature, Animals, Wildanimals, Monkeys, Care, Partners, Primates )

Ray
- 3 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A wild male marmoset has been seen and filmed embracing and caring for his dying partner. The female monkey accidently fell from a tree in the forests of Brazil and the male comforted her as she lay dying.
Get Ready for the Lyrid Meteor Shower: Our Complete Guide for 2014
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, meteor shower, Lyrids, observation )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - universetoday.com
The month of April doesn't only see showers that bring May flowers: it also brings the first dependable meteor shower of the season. We're talking about the Lyrid meteors, and although 2014 finds the circumstances for this meteor shower as less than fav
TAKE ACTION NOW! HELP BAN OIL DRILLING IN THE ARCTIC!
Environment  (tags: Robeert Redford, BP Oil Spill, arctic, driling in the arctic, environment, destruction, ecosystems, politics, wildlife )

Cal
- 1 day ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Four years ago this spring, BP's Deepwater Horizon rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico and caused the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history. We must not let the Arctic become Big Oil's next victim
TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise Sanctuary for Rescuing Farm Animals - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Thank Australian sanctuary for rescuing and providing care for thousands of farm animal
Legal Logging Concessions Drive Illegal Logging in Peru, Threatening Forests and Indigenous People
Environment  (tags: trees, destruction, ecosystems, environment, illegal logging, world, protection, humans, government, politics, energy )

Cal
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
Nearly 70 percent of "officially inspected" logging concessions in Peru have had their permits canceled or are under investigation for major breaches of forestry laws, finds a new study
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prevent Mountain Lion Deaths - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animals, animal welfare, lions, humans, klling )

Cal
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Mountain lions in California are dwindling due to threats posed by humans. Humans are responsible for two of the biggest reasons why numerous Southern Californian mountain lions are dying
 
 
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