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Nestle Launches New Chocolate Called 'Ruby'

There’s a whole new kind of chocolate and Nestle just unveiled the world’s first product made from it, reports @rumireports #tictocnews (Source: …

Erik Solheim cites ‘huge decline’ in world’s reefs but says shift from coal and new awareness of plastic pollution are good news<p>The battle to save the world’s coral reefs is at “make or break point”, and countries that host them have a special responsibility to take a leadership role by limiting …

Coral Reefs

Anti-smoking plan may kill cigarettes--and save Big Tobacco

WASHINGTON (AP) — Imagine if cigarettes were no longer addictive and smoking itself became almost obsolete; only a tiny segment of Americans still …

Can a Water Called Liquid Death Beat the Energy Drinks at Their Own Game?

It’s jarring to see a water brand called Liquid Death. But what if it’s actually just right for the times—appealing to young people in the brand …

First drone rescue at sea

The first lifeguard drone has rescued two swimmers off the coast of Australia.<p>Teens Monty Greenslade and Gabe Vidler were caught in a riptide in heavy seas north of Sydney when the coastguards became aware of their predicament.<p>A drone was scrambled within minutes and sent to just above the …

Drones

Saturn's Fascinating Moon Titan Has Yet Another Thing in Common With Earth

Titan—Saturn’s largest moon—is remarkable in that it features a dense atmosphere and stable liquid at the surface. The only other place in the solar …