NHS protest in London: Thousands march against ‘hospital cuts’

Thousands of people – including NHS workers, union representatives today marched in London to protest against the cuts facing the ┬áhealth service. Protesters on the #OurNHS march wanted to draw attention to plans which could see hospital services in nearly two-thirds of England cut back. The Department of Health claims it is investing an extra More...

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By Laura Campbell On Sunday, February 21st, 2016
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Branson celebrates new space shuttle

Despite Virgin Galatic’s space program going through it’s fair share of challenges especially with the tragedy and passing of one if it’s engineers. You would think the Virgin team would give up More...

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By Matt Stevenson On Saturday, February 6th, 2016
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The Average Brit Drinks Just Three-And-A-Half Glasses Of Water a Day

One in six Brits believes alcohol counts towards their daily fluid intake, a study has found. A poll, of 2,000 adults, found 16 per cent believe they can count an alcoholic drink as one of their recommended eight More...

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By Matt On Thursday, July 14th, 2011
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Global Warming: Nature Can’t Save Us From Ourselves

The notion that nature itself will act as a check on the atmospheric excesses of humanity has long held a fair amount of appeal, not least because it draws on a nugget of high-school science that most people can More...

Obama Administration And Wildlife Advocates Strike Deal On Endangered Species Act Protections
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By Matt On Thursday, July 14th, 2011
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Obama Administration And Wildlife Advocates Strike Deal On Endangered Species Act Protections

A federal judge was asked Tuesday to approve a pair of deals between the Obama administration and wildlife advocates that would require the government to consider greater protections for hundreds of imperiled animals More...

California Deploys Wasps, Scientists Highlight More Green Alternatives To Pesticides
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By Matt On Thursday, July 14th, 2011
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California Deploys Wasps, Scientists Highlight More Green Alternatives To Pesticides

The 15 million wasp eggs scattered across neighborhoods in Sacramento and San Luis Obispo counties represent a rare return to historical methods of pest control. Deployed last week, the eggs will soon give rise More...

Carbon Capture Project By American Electric Power Co. Put On Hold
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By Matt On Thursday, July 14th, 2011
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Carbon Capture Project By American Electric Power Co. Put On Hold

American Electric Power Co. said Thursday it was putting a hold on its plans for a commercial-scale carbon dioxide capture and storage project in West Virginia because of uncertainty surrounding U.S. climate policy More...

The Importance Of Scooping Your Dog's Poo
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By Matt On Thursday, July 14th, 2011
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The Importance Of Scooping Your Dog’s Poo

Performer Martin Luther sings to the familiar tune of Blackstreet’s “No Diggity” as he swoops in to “bag it up” — the artist’s hand shielded by a plastic doggie bag, of More...

Yellowstone River: Exxon To Drain Oil From Failed Pipeline
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By Matt On Thursday, July 14th, 2011
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Yellowstone River: Exxon To Drain Oil From Failed Pipeline

LAUREL, Mont. — Exxon Mobil Corp. said Wednesday that it plans to use vacuum trucks to suck any remaining oil from a failed pipeline near Laurel that spilled an estimated 42,000 gallons of crude into the Yellowstone More...