Fire, floods threaten Australian zoo

Credit to Author: Global Times| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 16:15:41 +0000

“This is incredible! Just last week, we were having daily meetings to discuss the imminent threat of bushfires, just 8 kilometers away from the Park here in Somersby,” Australian Reptile Park Director Tim Faulkner sai “Today, we’ve had the whole team out there, drenched, acting fast to secure the safety of our animals and defend […]

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Todd: Harry and Meghan's move mimics larger migration trends

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 17:59:20 +0000

Opinion: The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are by no means the first foreign-born rich people to want to come to B.C. as non-permanent residents.

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Plastic Oceans: Unwanted trash and a popular but unproven plan to solve the problem

Credit to Author: J.J. Adams| Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 17:26:51 +0000

Boyan Slat had a vision to scour plastic pollution from the world’s oceans, but is his mega-million dollar project the environmental version of the Fyre Fest?

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Douglas Todd: Harry and Meghan's move lines up with larger trends

Credit to Author: Douglas Todd| Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 02:09:17 +0000

Opinion: The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are by no means the first foreign-born rich people to want to come to B.C. as non-permanent residents.

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Daphne Bramham: Welcome to Canada, Harry and Meghan, but …

Credit to Author: Daphne Bramham| Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 13:00:29 +0000

Opinion: So they plan to come to Canada. The best I can manage is a lukewarm, ‘Okay then, good luck with immigration application.’

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US fails to kill another top Iran military leader

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 16:18:19 +0000

WASHINGTON, D. C.: The United States military tried, but failed, to take out another senior Iranian commander on the same day that an American airstrike killed the Revolutionary Guard’s top general, US officials said Friday (Saturday in Manila). The officials said a military airstrike by special operations forces targeted Abdul Reza Shahlai, a high-ranking commander […]

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‘Climate programs at mercy of politicians’

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 16:17:09 +0000

Year 2020 is the most crucial year yet for humanity’s plan to dodge the bullet of catastrophic global warming, experts said Saturday, warning that the narrow path to safety was riddled with pitfalls, from the United States election to Brexit. When nations struck the 2015 Paris agreement, which aims to limit temperature rises under 2 […]

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