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A Little Boy Fighting for Each Day He Has Left Gets a Ride Home Fit for the Hero He’s Become

When a little boy is diagnosed with a terminal disease, the only things you can do are hold him tight and make every day he has left happier than the day before.<p>Brayden Chandler (Image source: KYW-TV)<p>It’s been that kind of week for Brayden Chandler, 3, whose doctors delivered the worst news …

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Hero husky! Rescued dog saves family's lives

At only three months old, one newly-adopted puppy is already being called a hero.<p>Jill McLarty and her husband, Tim, adopted Hunter, a husky mix, in February from the Michigan Human Society. Little did they know that the puppy they just rescued would soon rescue them.<p>When Tim first saw Hunter on the …

Green news roundup: Deforestation, fishing reform and winter flocks

Environment news<p>• Leading paper firm pledges to halt Indonesian deforestation<br>• MEPs back fishing policy reform<br>• Barack Obama 'cannot cut emissions without decisive new actions'<br>• Petition to halt oil exploration in Ecuadorean Amazon gets 1m signatures<br>• Cameron pushes energy efficiency as motor of …

Trees for Zambia: taking an axe to deforestation – in pictures

Zambia has one of the highest deforestation rates in the world with many citizens relying on wood for fuel and timber. A pioneering reforestation scheme aims to increase awareness and halt the trend

Brazil Fails to Bury Bad Amazon Deforestation Figures

Government figures sneaked out on Brazil national holiday reveal rainforest clearcutting soared by a third, says Greenpeace<p>The Brazilian government …

Wilmar's 'no deforestation' goal could revolutionise food production

In the very late hours of what had been a long Singapore day, on 5 December 2013, global palm oil giant Wilmar quietly posted a press release on its website.<p>It announced a far-reaching new policy commitment – no deforestation, no exploitation, no peatland development in any of its business. Shared …

Tree-Inspired Pole House Has a Minimal Footprint to Stop Deforestation

Inspired by the mighty tree, Danish architect, Konrad Wójcik created an uplifting vision of a small, A-frame like cabin with a minimal footprint. …