Daily Archives: January 5, 2013

Will 350.org Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign Be Key Tactic in 2013 Battle over Climate Change?




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Is Fracking Safe? Debate on Controversial Natural Gas Drilling Technique as NY Moratorium May Expire


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BBC News – Japan bluefin tuna fetches record $1.7m


05 January 2013 Last updated at 07:29

Kiyoshi Kimura at his sushi chain, 5 JanuaryKiyoshi Kimura stumped up almost three times as much as he did last year

A single bluefin tuna has sold in Japan for 155m yen ($1.7m; £1.05m), almost triple the record price set last year.

High bids traditionally mark the year’s first auction at Tokyo’s Tsukiji fish market.

Even the buyer, sushi chain owner Kiyoshi Kimura, who also paid out the record price last year, said the cost was “a bit high”.

The sale came amid continued warnings from environmentalists that tuna stocks are dwindling and overfished.               …(more).

Is America An Exceptional Country?


Tasmania bushfires force thousands to flee


Inside Story – Nigeria: On the brink of a food crisis?

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002 Video GMO and Decline in Male Reproductive Health

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Is It Time to End the Global War on Terror? – Rachel Maddow – Air Date 11-30-12


2012 Saw 362 All-Time Record High Temperatures In U.S. But Zero All-Time Record Lows


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Comet Passing By Earth In 2013 Will Appear Brighter Than A Full Moon In The Night Sky

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