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Joy Leftow's Poetry Blog: True Love Longings
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Obama's Clean Energy Plan Expected to Boost Renewables
Offbeat  (tags: clean energy, Politics, Obama's Plan, energy, CO2emissions, pollution, protection, destruction, ecosystems, nature )

- 4 hours ago -
Over six hundred coal fired power stations across the US face restrictions under White House plans
Nightmare Scenario - Waking Up Under Anaesthesia
Offbeat  (tags: Health Care, Operations, Anaesthesia, Hospitals, UK )

- 4 hours ago -
The vast majority of patients who have general anaesthetics in hospital do so without a problem.
Sugar: Can We Trust Industry?
Offbeat  (tags: sugar, diet, nutrition, health, food )

- 6 hours ago -
Imagine a kilo of sugar - the large bag that you might buy in a supermarket.It's a lot, isn't it? But that's exactly how much sugar the average adult consumes in a fortnight. Teenagers have even more.
BBC Play:Whose Lion Is It Anyway?
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- 6 hours ago -
Lions have come to symbolise strength and power. This makes them a favoured element of sporting emblems, particularly in football. How many of these lions can you identify?
Cilla Black, Singer and TV Star, Dies in Spain Aged 72
Offbeat  (tags: entertainment, TV host, Singer, Cilla Black, Liverpool, UK )

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Cilla Black performing Anyone Who Had a Heart in 1969,Singer and TV star Cilla Black, who enjoyed a 50-year showbusiness career, has died aged 72, her agent has said.
What Would Your Letter to a Tree Say?
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- 7 hours ago -
When trees in Australia were assigned email addresses, an amazing thing happened.
Zimbabwe Seeks Second American 'Lion Killer'
Offbeat  (tags: Second American Lion Killer, AnimalsZimbabwe, USA )

- 8 hours ago -
Zimbabwe says it is seeking a second American over the illegal killing of a lion, as the outcry over the death of famed animal Cecil continues.
JapanâEUR(TM)s âEUR~SacredâEUR(TM) Rice Farmers Brace for Pacific Trade DealâEUR(TM)s Death Sentence
Offbeat  (tags: society, world, ethics )

- 8 hours ago -
In small wet rice fields, or suiden, across Japan, farmers don rubber boots to slosh through the fields and check their plantings. Meanwhile, thousands of miles away in tropical Hawaii, negotiators are in the final stages of talks on the Trans-Pacific
Adorable: This Parrot Knows EXACTLY What It Wants
Offbeat  (tags: parrot, shower, animals, funny, humor, interesting, off-beat, pets )

- 1 day ago -
VIDEO This parrot loves taking a good shower. Like many of us, he also known exactly how he likes his water pressure, so don't go changing the setting on him, as he'll have none of that!

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