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Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

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The Wonderful World of Gemstones

"Sesame Jasper"<p>Jasper is an opaque rock of virtually any color stemming from the mineral content of the original sediments or ash. Patterns arise …

Barry Sherman

<b>Bernard Charles "Barry" Sherman</b>, CM[4] (February 25, 1942 – December 15, 2017) was a Canadian businessman and philanthropist who was chairman and CEO …

Apotex

<b>Apotex Inc.</b> is a Canadian pharmaceutical corporation.[1] Founded in 1974 by Barry Sherman, the company is the largest producer of generic drugs in …

Ultimate Guide to Speeding Up & Cleaning Up Your PC

What would you say if your car got slower with every month you drove it? What would result in an insane global recall, outcries, and potential …

Center's alarming findings on safety issues at nuclear labs drawing wide attention

In the summer of 2011, Los Alamos National Laboratory presented a happy self-portrait to the public. The lab’s news releases bragged of promotions, …

These workers’ lives are endangered while contractors running nuclear weapons plants make millions

A wrong turn of a valve at one of the country's nuclear weapons laboratories unleashed an explosion that easily could have killed two workers.<p>The near catastrophe in August 2011 at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque lifted the roof of the building, separated a wall in two places and bent …

Streaming shows online could be damaging the environment

Streaming services such as Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu continue to lag way behind the likes of Google and Apple when it comes to investment in …

Apple, Facebook and Google top Greenpeace’s clean energy report

Apple has earned the title of greenest tech company in the world for the third year in a row, according to a new report from environmental organization Greenpeace . In a new report, “Clicking Clean: Who is Winning the Race to Build a Green Internet,” Apple lead the pack with an “A” grade and a …

Magazines

2. Beloved Syria: Second Edition – Winter 2017<p>About the Magazine<p><i>Beloved Syria</i> aims to do more than reveal the beauty of Syria, the depth of its …

Pro and anti-refugee protests in Melbourne

Anti-Muslim protesters say they want to stop 120 refugees - most likely to be Syrian Christian women and children - from being housed in derelict …

Australia

At an election debate between the attorney general and his opposition counterpart, George Brandis brushed off comments that his tenure had been controversial<p>The attorney general, Senator George Brandis, did not fare well in Monday evening’s much anticipated debate with his Labor party opponent, …

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Hyperloop Nerds are Going to Make ‘Vibranium’ Pods

It’s 2016, people, and that means reusable rockets that land on drone ships, cars that drive themselves, and now the possibility for one of the …

3 Tricks Asia's Top Startups Use To Find That Elusive Capital

Venture capital firms like to fund startup founders who they call serial entrepreneurs. That means people who have hatched companies before with a track record for making them work. Millennials are usually too young for such a record. A company founder just out of college could apply for a bank …

Harriet Gibsone, Stuart Heritage, Gwilym Mumford, Louis Pattison, Jack Seale, Bella Todd & Hannah Verdier

Mad Men

President Obama: Cancel the New Orleans fossil fuel auction

On August 24th, the Obama administration is planning to sell off an area the size of Virginia for offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. This …

"Zero deforestation” champion creates new risks for Indonesia’s forests and carbon-rich peatlands with mega-scale pulp mill

A new study by twelve international and Indonesian NGOs shows that in spite of its high-profile commitment to “zero deforestation”, Asia Pulp & Paper …

Greenpeace New Zealand

Our planet, our home<p>Protect it today<p>Our problems are interconnected. So are the solutions. There is no single way to ‘save the planet.’ From marching …

Offshore links of more than 140 politicians and officials exposed

International Consortium of Investigative JournalistsApril 3, 2016, 2:00 pm A new ICIJ investigation based on a trove of more than 11 million files …

US and Canadian Mining Companies Seek to Sue Colombia for $16.5billion

• Posted under: Stories of Resistance<p>Originally posted by IAReporter. March 9th 2016<p>Following a request to the Republic of Colombia for disclosure of …

The New “Water Barons”: Wall Street Mega-Banks are Buying up the World’s Water | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

This article was first published on December 21, 2012 by Market Oracle and Global Research<p>A disturbing trend in the water sector is accelerating …

The Science of Why Cops Shoot Young Black Men

"You're not, like, a total racist bastard," David Amodio tells me. He pauses. "Today."I'm sitting in the soft-spoken cognitive neuroscientist's …

The GodZone Nelson Adventure Race in Pictures

The Darknet: Is the Government Destroying 'the Wild West of the Internet?'

On July 15th in Pittsburgh, David J. Hickton, a gray-haired U.S. attorney in a crisp dark suit, stepped out before an American flag to announce the …

The World Bank Is Supposed to Help the Poor. So Why Is it Bankrolling Oligarchs?

<b>A mile north of</b> the chaotic heart of downtown Rangoon, where electrical wires dangle haphazardly overhead and street vendors hawk roasted pig …

How the internet flips elections and alters our thoughts – Robert Epstein

Over the past century, more than a few great writers have expressed concern about humanity’s future. In <i>The Iron Heel</i> (1908), the American writer Jack …

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Interview: Tanya Plibersek, Deputy Labor Leader - Lateline

TONY JONES, PRESENTER: Last November on Lateline a group of East Timor's most senior leaders for the first time publicly accused Australia of …

Some of SoundCloud's most loyal users are starting to lose faith in the site

Business Insider has spoken to multiple users and independent record label owners who feel that the music streaming app and website has strayed from its earlier focus of supporting DJs. Instead, they feel that it is now unfairly removing content and focusing on high-profile users and licensed …

Beautifully Endless Looping GIFs Created by a Legally Blind Artist

Native American artist George Redhawk creates eerily beautiful gifs even though he's legally blind. With help from computer software, the designer utilizes the art of gif-making to show others how he sees the world as a man who suddenly lost his sight. “It's an artistic expression of the confusion …