New Zealanders sang and danced their way into 2011, with firework displays and sold-out concerts entertaining revellers in one of the first countries in the world to welcome the new […]
A Caribbean Cinderella: St. Domingo’s Colonial Zone – IPS ipsnews.net. For the full article: IPS News
A group of Italian researchers found that women who ate at least 1 serving of leafy vegetables per day were more than 40 percent less likely to develop heart disease […]
A ban on plastic bags is coming into effect in Italy, which has one of the highest rates of consumption of the bags in Europe.
Internet phone company Skype is bringing live video calls to iPhone and iPad screens in an aggressive bid to cash in on the popular devices and build momentum for its […]
The City Of Lincoln Council, in partnership with Cory Environmental, are offering Lincolnites the option to recycle their Christmas trees free of charge.
The carpets are worn and the rooms have a musty feel. Yet Havana’s iconic Hotel Nacional, which marked its 80th birthday Thursday, wears its slightly shabby elegance with pride, an […]
The cold winter, reasonably decent summer and good old-fashioned spring and autumn benefited many kinds of fauna that had suffered through previous mild wet winters and soggy summers.
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The Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute welcomed two furry new additions earlier this month. Two cheetah cubs were born at the Virginia facility on Dec. 6 and Dec. 16 to two […]