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The Island That Looks Like It Comes From Another Planet ( TEXT and PHOTOS)
World  (tags: Socotra Island, unusual, plants, beauty, humans, eco-tourism, world, society, interesting )

- 2123 days ago -
This island, which is part of a group of four islands, has been geographically isolated from mainland Africa for the last 6 or 7 million years. Like the Galapagos Islands, this island is teeming with 700 extremely rare species of flora and fauna.
More Than Half of the World's Plants and Animals 'Facing Extinction'
World  (tags: tragedy, wild animals, plants, wordwide, disappearing, extinction )

- 3353 days ago -
For decades, rare exotic species such as the tiger, panda and snow leopard have become symbols of the world's disappearing wildlife. But according to a new report, common animals are vanishing at an even more alarming rate.
TAKE ACTION: Urge Chevron to Clean Up Its Oil Spill in the Amazon
World  (tags: TAKE ACTION, Sign Petition, sponsored by The Rainforest Site, Ecuadorian rainforest, Chevron, outdated oil and drilling practices, killing people, plants, animals, devastation, violations, take responsibility, clean up mess, pristine environment )

- 3402 days ago -
Sponsored by: The Rainforest Site Chevron's outdated and dangerous oil drilling stations in the Ecuadorian rainforest have caused what may be the most devastating environmental catastrophe in history.Thousands of Ecuadorians' lives and countless
Cactus Commerce Boosts Morocco
World  (tags: Morocco, Cactus, plants, health, cosmetic, fruit, economy, interesting )

- 3634 days ago -
It is just after dawn in the hills above the Moroccan hamlet of Sbouya and a group of women are walking through the thousands of cactus plants dotted about on the hillside, picking ripe fruits whenever they spot the tell-tale red hue.
Global Warming Effects Coming Sooner, Experts Say
World  (tags: climate, climate-change, globalwarming, environment, ecosystems, CO2emissions, pollution, humans, animals, plants, world )

- 3795 days ago -
An international team of climate experts has taken a new look at the threat of global warming, and they do not like what they see. The Earth won't have to warm up as much as had been thought to cause serious consequences, including more extreme weather.
YouTube - The Hubble Deep Field: The Most Important Image Ever Taken   video
World  (tags: space, science, Discoveries, hubble, universive, galaxies, plants, stars )

- 4445 days ago -
The Hubble Deep Field: The Most Important Image Ever Taken. Size of the universe and billions of galaxies not seen before with billions of planets, Not long and worth the watch.

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