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World Should Fear China's Actions in South China Sea
World  (tags: South China Sea )

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China's efforts to stake its claim to most of the South China Sea should spark fear around the world, with military conflict possible, Philippine President Benigno Aquino told AFP on Tuesday.
NOAA, Partners, Survey 'Amazingly Intact' Historic WWII-Era Aircraft Carrier
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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NOAA, working with private industry partners and the U.S. Navy, has confirmed the location and condition of the USS Independence, the lead ship of its class of light aircraft carriers that were critical during the American naval offensive in the
Islanders Pushed Out For U.S. Base Hope For End To 40-Year Exile
World  (tags: Chagos Islands, U.S. military base, British territory, Diego Garcia, Indian Ocean )

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The British government removed all the people and the U.S. moved in. "There will be no indigenous population except seagulls," says one cable from 1966. "Unfortunately, along with those birds go some few Tarzans," says another.
World Bank-Funded Projects Fueling Land Grabs, Displacement of Global Poor
World  (tags: Global displacement of the poor )

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The corporatist creation globalization may have died in 2000 but the practices and protocols that allowed the IMF and its controlling corporations including Monsanto et al to bankrupt nations are alive and well.
Anti-Vax Mom Changes Her Tune as All 7 of Her Children Come Down With Whooping Cough - The Washington Post
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, disease, protection, prevention )

- 1 day ago -
In the ongoing skirmishes between public health officials and vaccine skeptics, I'm scoring this one for the pro-immunization forces.
Complex Cognition Shaped the Stone Age Hand Axe, Study Shows
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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The ability to make a Lower Paleolithic hand axe depends on complex cognitive control by the prefrontal cortex, including the "central executive" function of working memory, a new study finds.
Fast Track to Hell: Trade Bill Officially Introduced in Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) )

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Welcome to the Corporatist Fascist international dream. This is what the TPP and every other existing or future trade agreements will do to you and I the common citizen.
Doctors Ask Columbia University to Fire Dr. Oz Because He's Full of Shit
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, safety )

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He peddles garbage advice on his garbage TV show. And that's not just my opinion. It's science!
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