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Top 10 Things You Might Not Know About Stars
Science & Tech  (tags: Stars )

Michael
- 11 hours ago - earthsky.org
Here's a collection of 10 unexpected, intriguing facts about the stars of our universe - including our sun - that you probably didn't know!
Virus Structure Inspires Novel Understanding of Onion-Like Carbon Nanoparticles
Science & Tech  (tags: Symmetry )

Michael
- 11 hours ago - spacedaily.com
Symmetry is ubiquitous in the natural world.
Our Big, Fat, Not-So-Secret War in Africa
World  (tags: The Real Purpose of the war in Africa )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - commondreams.org
U.S. Officials Talk Candidly (Just Not to Reporters) about bases, winning hearts and minds, and the "War" in Africa
Hold Walmart Accountable for Prima Brand Products
Business  (tags: Walmart )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - action.ufw.org
Walmart pretended to listen, then chose to do nothing
Sign the Petition: Stop the Corporate Tax Giveaways
Business  (tags: Taxation )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - signforgood.com
Big corporations like General Electric, Goldman Sachs and Citigroup stash profits offshore and hire teams of lawyers and accountants to get out of paying their fair share of taxes. Many corporations manage to pay no taxes at all.
Alabama: The Next Tar Sands Frontier?
Environment  (tags: Alabama )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - commondreams.org
Roll baby roll...
Matt Taibbi: Why Corporate Criminals Don't Pay
Society & Culture  (tags: Rich criminals )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - commondreams.org
Rolling Stone's Matt Taibbi discusses the inequality in the American justice system, where only the least powerful go to jail.
Study: Fracking Emissions Up To 1000x Higher Than EPA Estimates
Environment  (tags: Fracking, emissions )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - commondreams.org
New report suggests highly potent greenhouse gas far more prevalent in gas production than previously thought
China's President Xi Urges Greater Military Use of Space
World  (tags: military, space )

Michael
- 18 hours ago - news.yahoo.com
Chinese President Xi Jinping urged the air force to adopt an integrated air and space defence capability, in what state media on Tuesday called a response to the increasing military use of space by the United States and others.
Hold EAZA Accountable For Tania's Solitary Confinement!
Animals  (tags: Animal Abuse, Animal Cruelty, Animal Rescue )

P.S.
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
185.000 care2 members signed a petition to free elephant Tania from Tirgu Zoo. Eaza was forced to release a statement but further investigation reveals that Eaza distorted facts and played a pivotal role in Tania's solitary confinement. SIGN PETITION NOW!
 
 
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