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Iceberg floating in Lago Argentina broken off from the Perito Moreno Glacier
Antarctic Ocean   Minke whale   Photos   Scientists   Wikipedia: Minke whale
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Mystery of 'ocean quack sound' solved
Wed 23 Apr 2014
The mystery of a bizarre quacking sound heard in the ocean has finally been solved, scientists report. The noise - nicknamed "the bio-duck" - appears in the winter and spring in the Southern... (photo: Creative Commons / IlyaHaykinson)
 Apple Inc.´s world corporate headquarters are located in the middle of Silicon Valley, at 1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino, California ( fa0 ) wnhires
Earth   Mobile   Photos   Recycling   Wikipedia: Apple Inc.
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Apple offers free recycling of all used products
Tue 22 Apr 2014
Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centres with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by its devices and online... (photo: CC file)
Ancient Tundra Landscape Discovered Beneath Greenland's Ice Sheet Provides Climate Change Clues  Inhabitat  Mon 21 Apr 2014
Ancient Tundra Landscape Discovered Beneath Greenland's Ice Sheet Provides Climate Change Clues
Ever wonder where the ‘green’ in ice-covered Greenland comes from? According to Icelandic lore, viking explorer Erik the Red gave Greenland its name to lure settlers after discovering the... (photo: UN / Mark Garten)
Climate Change   Global Worming   Greenland   Photos   Wikipedia: Greenland
Exhaust from the tailpipe of a car. In this case, it is probably mostly water vapour that is seen.  BBC News  Mon 21 Apr 2014
Did removing lead from petrol spark a decline in crime?
Many Western nations have experienced significant declines in crime in recent decades, but could the removal of lead from petrol explain that? Working away in his laboratory in 1921, Thomas Midgley... (photo: Public Domain / Jensbn)
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Wildflowers Tampa Bay Online Sun 20 Apr 2014
Wildflowers to blanket side Hillsborough County roads
TAMPA — By summer’s end, a few long stretches of Hillsborough County median will burst into a blanket of color. Working with the Florida Wildflower... (photo: WN / Fatma Ceylan)
Florida   Foundation   Photos   Tourism   Wikipedia: Wildflower   Wildflower
Water level warning to boat users on the River Thames BBC News Sat 19 Apr 2014
Water level warning to boat users on the River Thames
19 April 2014 Last updated at 16:23 BST As the boating season gets under way, river users are being urged to take extra care on the Thames because of higher than usual... (photo: WN / Marzena J.)
Environment   Photos   River Thames   Warning   Wikipedia: River Thames
View of the exterior from inside a cave. One person descends by rappel. Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil. BBC News Fri 18 Apr 2014
Females have penises in sex-reversed cave insects
Female insects with "penises" have been discovered in Brazil - the first example of an animal with sex-reversed genitalia, scientists say. Neotrogla females... (photo: GFDL / Renata Shibuta Marques)
Brazil   Cave Insects   Neotrogla   Photos   Wikipedia: Neotrogla
After studying chimpanzees in the wilds of Tanzania's Mahale Mountains National Park for the past year as part of a National Science Foundation grant, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine researcher Taranjit Kaur and her team have produced powerful scientific evidence that chimpanzees are becoming sick from viral infectious diseases they have likely contracted from humans. Belfast Telegraph Thu 17 Apr 2014
Chimpanzees 'choose beds with care'
Chimpanzees choose their beds with the same care and attention to comfort as their human cousins, research has shown. Like many people perusing the showrooms of Habitat... (photo: US NSF / Taranjit Kaur, Virginia Tech)
Animal   Environment   Photos   Science   Wikipedia: Chimpanzee
Tribu K'Mindanawan at Davao Crocodile Park, Davao City, Philippines The Australian Tue 15 Apr 2014
Cane toads free to lay waste to wildlife
LITTLE can be done to stop an explosion of cane toads wiping out native wildlife in the Purn­ululu National Park, home to the Bungle Bungles, because most of the... (photo: WN / Janice Sabnal)
Australia   Free   Photos   Waste   Wildlife
URI researcher: Gut capacity limits wildlife’s ability to adapt to rapid climate change (University of Rhode Island) noodls Tue 15 Apr 2014
URI researcher: Gut capacity limits wildlife’s ability to adapt to rapid climate change (University of Rhode Island)
(Source: University of Rhode Island) URI researcher: Gut capacity limits wildlife's ability to adapt to rapid climate change Media Contact: Todd McLeish, 401-874-7892... (photo: WN / marzena)
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