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What a coral reef spared from commercial fishing looks like

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By Thomas Moore, science correspondent Sky News has been granted rare access to one of the world’s most heavily protected coral atolls. Aldabra, a remote island in the Indian Ocean, is a UNESCO world heritage site and is at the centre of a strict marine protected area. To be allowed ashore we had to follow Read More

Rare access to one of the world's most heavily protected coral atolls

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By Thomas Moore, science correspondent Sky News has been granted rare access to one of the world’s most heavily protected coral atolls. Aldabra, a remote island in the Indian Ocean, is a UNESCO world heritage site and is at the centre of a strict marine protected area. To be allowed ashore we had to follow Read More

French investigators set to examine black box data from Ethiopia crash

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WASHINGTON/PARIS/ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – French investigators on Friday will begin analyzing data from the black boxes of the Boeing 737 Max plane that crashed after takeoff from Addis Ababa killing 157 people, the second such calamity involving the aircraft since October. Men unload a case containing the black boxes from the crashed Ethiopian Airlines Boeing Read More

Zargon Oil & Gas Ltd. Provides 2018 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results

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CALGARY, Alberta, March 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zargon Oil & Gas Ltd. (“Zargon” or the “Company”) (TSX:ZAR) has released its 2018 fourth quarter and full year financial results. Highlights from the fourth quarter and year ended Dec. 31, 2018 are provided below: HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR ENDED DECEMBER 31, 2018 For Read More

#BoycottChineseProducts trends on Indian social media after latest block by China

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China has once again blocked a move to designate the leader of the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) group behind the Kashmir bomb attack as a terrorist, sparking indignation and calls for a boycott on Indian social media. Masood Azhar, who founded JeM in 1999, is currently believed to be the coordinator of the February 14 suicide bomb Read More

‘Pressured’ chemical watchdog afraid to contradict US on Douma chemical incident – Russian envoy

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The OPCW could not come up with an unbiased report on the alleged 2018 chemical attack in Douma, as acknowledging that it was faked would’ve made the US strikes against Syria illegitimate, the Russian envoy to the OPCW told RT. In early March, the final report by the Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) of the Organization for Read More

UK, Japan scientists study radioactive Fukushima particles

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OXFORD, England (Reuters) – Eight years after the Fukushima nuclear meltdown in Japan, radioactive particles collected from the site are undergoing new forensic investigation in Britain in an effort to understand the exact sequence of events. FILE PHOTO: An employee of Tokyo Electric Power Co’s (TEPCO) wearing protective suit and mask gives lectures in front Read More

Michael Jackson abuse debate reignited: No room for defense in the #MeToo era?

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A new documentary rigorously details allegations of child abuse made against Michael Jackson and has reignited the decades-old controversy surrounding the musical icon – but the #MeToo era has already given its verdict. When police began investigating Jackson over accusations of child molestation in 1993, the world quickly divided into two equally resolute camps; those Read More

Deep Ocean Live: Subs practise launch for first twilight zone dives

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By Thomas Moore, science correspondent Deep sea explorers Nekton have arrived at their first location for a series of dives into the twilight zone. The mothership, the Ocean Zephyr, arrived off the coast of Alphonse, a remote island of the Seychelles, just before 6am local time (2am GMT). The atoll sits on a “sea mount” Read More

Deep Ocean Live: Subs practice launch for first twilight zone dives

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By Thomas Moore, science correspondent Deep sea explorers Nekton have arrived at their first location for a series of dives into the twilight zone. The mothership, the Ocean Zephyr, arrived off the coast of Alphonse, a remote island of the Seychelles, just before 6am local time (2am GMT). The atoll sits on a “sea mount” Read More