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Media reaction: Hurricane Harvey and climate change

  Hurricane Harvey continues to rock the southern US, where at least nine people have died after unprecedented flooding.   The events around Houston, Texas have sparked early debate over the links between the hurricane and climate change. Commentary from scientists suggests that warming is likely to have intensified its impact. Above-average sea surface temperatures…
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Kjell Inge Røkke To Build 182 Metre Ship To Help Save The Oceans

  VARD SECURES CONTRACT FOR THE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF ONE RESEARCH EXPEDITION VESSEL   Singapore, 2 May 2017 – Vard Holdings Limited (“VARD”), one of the major global designers and shipbuilders of specialized vessels, is pleased to announce that it has secured a contract for the design and construction of one Research Expedition Vessel…
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Earth Day 2017 – Black Gold Texas Tea

  Black Gold Texas Tea - The 19th century Pennsylvania oil rush?......or something possibly more precious than oil   With the worlds population nearing 7.5 billion, our needs to feed, and nourish this many people are of great concern. Voracious demands for quick high-yielding crop varieties of the Green Revolution are necessary and required, but…
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