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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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Earth Day – Come Join Us

  Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated each year on April 22, on which day events are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. It was first celebrated in 1970, and is now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network and celebrated in more than 193 countries every year. The landmark Paris Agreement opened…
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Antarctica – Climate Change Real Time

From our colleague Herb Greenberg 9 days into his recent trip to Antarctica on the Seabourne Quest at Torgerson Island.

Torgerson Island - a small rocky island lying just east of Litchfield Island in the entrance to Arthur Harbour, off the south-west coast of Anvers Island in the Palmer Archipelago of Antarctica.