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World's First Plane Made Out of Hemp Flies High Next Year
Offbeat  (tags: Tags: hemp, hemp airplane, derek kesek, green airplane, hemp biofuel, sustainable crop, sustainable energy, sustainable airplane )

Stephen
- 15 hours ago - inhabitat.com
Despite an ongoing controversy in parts of the world, hemp is widely used in a large variety of applications, including soap, clothing, building supplies and fuel. - it will have a much smaller carbon footprint than most planes made out of fiberglass.
'My Bus, My Rules': Gay Couple Ordered Off London Bus for Kissing
Offbeat  (tags: Transport, Bus, Human rights, Scandal, UK )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
A London transport employee is under investigation after he allegedly threw a gay couple off his bus after he saw them kissing.
Photo Highlights of the Day-Wednesday 22 October 2014
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, off-beat, world, news, goodnews, photos )

Zora
- 5 hours ago - theguardian.com
A selection of the best photographs from around the world, including migrants scaling a border fence on Spain's border with Morocco, children going back to school in Baghdad and a bird's eye view of Paris
WATCH: Cops Chase Runaway Carriage Horse Through Hell's Kitchen
Offbeat  (tags: NY, runaway, horse )

Stephen
- 1 day ago - nbcnewyork.com
A runaway carriage horse is back at work after leading police on a chase through Hell's Kitchen over the weekend.
Obama Considers Allowing Torture Overseas
Offbeat  (tags: CIA, Crime, Guantanamo, Human rights, Intelligence, Obama, Security, Terrorism, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
The White House is reportedly wrestling over how to interpret a ban on "cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment" ahead of a meeting in Geneva next month concerning the United Nations charter on torture.
Senate Refuses to Blame Bush, Senior Aides in CIA Torture Investigation
Offbeat  (tags: Al-Qaeda, CIA, Conflict, Guantanamo, History, Human rights, Intelligence, Law, Politics, Scandal, Security, Terrorism, USA, Violence )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
A classified US Senate probe into the CIA's post-9/11 detention and interrogation program does not evaluate the role of former President George W. Bush or top administration officials in approving abuses including torture, according to a new report.
Upcoming Arts Events: 'Sweeney Todd's Woods,' 'Show Boat,' Jeremy Jordan
Offbeat  (tags: arts, off-beat, performance )

Larisa
- 1 day ago - nj.com
The New York Philharmonic continues its successful series of musicals in concert, which has recently featured "Sweeney Todd," "Carousel" and "Company" with "Show Boat."
Tis the Season for Raptors
Offbeat  (tags: Birds, Canada, red-tailed hawks, animals, environment, photos, pictures, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - beachmetro.com
Despite what it looks like, this is normal behaviour for this pair of red-tailed hawks, nesting near Rosetta McClain Park. The park's southwest Scarborough location is ideal for getting a close-up view of raptors
Voya Born to Save
Offbeat  (tags: adorable babies video, voya, born to save, photos, pictures )

BarbCat
- 9 hours ago - voya.com
I'm posting for the sole purpose of the adorable video! Besides, the date to join or sign up has past. Enjoy!
Tales From the India Office
Offbeat  (tags: British Library, India )

Ray
- 7 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A transgender singer hits stardom in Baghdad. Officials scramble to impose order after a Kuwaiti restaurant is found to be selling cat meat. Gulf royals on an official visit to London are left marooned in a drab south London suburb because of a shortage
New Google Street View Captures Chimpanzees In Tanzania
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, Chimpanzees in Google Street viewenviron )

Jean
- 6 hours ago - thedodo.com
It's been more than 50 years since Jane Goodall first stepped foot in dense jungles of Tanzania's Gombe National Park to begin her groundbreaking studies on the behavior and social structure of the chimpanzees that live there.
Remembering Ben Bradlee
Offbeat  (tags: Politics, Watergate, USA )

Ray
- 6 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
No-one took on the aura of the swashbuckling newspaperman with more style than Ben Bradlee, who became one of the great editors. He loved the life, but he was also a man of steel.
   

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