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Teen’s bizarre sudden-onset schizophrenia & hallucinations caused by something millions of us own

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In 2015, a 14-year-old patient developed rapid-onset schizophrenia with hallucinations, thoughts of suicide and homicide. He also believed his cat was trying to kill him, which was closer to the truth than you might think. His pet cat was not, in fact, a homicidal maniac but it did harbor the pathogen Bartonella henselae, which is Read More

Ormat Signs a 25-Year PPA With SCPPA for Its Casa Diablo-IV Geothermal Power Plant in California

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RENO, Nev., March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ormat Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ORA) today announced the signing of a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) between a subsidiary of the Company and Southern California Public Power Authority (SCPPA). Under the PPA, SCPPA will purchase 16MW of power generated by the expected 30MW Casa Diablo-IV (CD4) geothermal project Read More

Number killed in southeast Africa cyclone rises to 350

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By Philip Whiteside, international news reporter The number of people killed by the cyclone that hit southern Africa has reached 350, and is likely to rise further. Large parts of Mozambique have been engulfed after Cyclone Idai smashed into its low lying coastal areas and heavy rains caused landslides and flash floods in Malawi and Read More

Pipestone Energy Corp. Announces Progress on Its Development Program and a Significant Increase in the Value of Its Reserves and Resources

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CALGARY, Alberta, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (PIPE – TSX-V) Pipestone Energy Corp. (“Pipestone Energy” or the “Company”) is pleased to provide an operational update as well as updated reserves and resources information effective as of January 4, 2019, which was the closing date of the amalgamation (the “Amalgamation”) of Pipestone Oil Corp. (“Pipestone Read More

Boeing 737 MAX pilots frantically searched manual as craft flew into water – report

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The pilots of the Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX were searching in manuals for a solution to an apparent malfunction of a flight assistance system right until the aircraft plunged into water killing 189 people on board, Reuters reports. The news agency provided additional details about the October 2018 crash based on three sources who Read More

Armed gang raids convoy carrying uranium fuel to Brazil nuclear plant

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A truck carrying nuclear fuel to one of Brazil’s power plants has come under attack by a group of armed men who engaged in a shootout with police officers guarding the convoy. The uranium shipment came under attack on Tuesday in the town of Frade, about 30 km (19 miles) from Angra dos Reis, where Read More

Questerre reports over 60% increase in reserves

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THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISSEMINATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR UNITED STATES PERSONS CALGARY, Alberta, March 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Questerre Energy Corporation (“Questerre” or the “Company”) (TSX,OSE:QEC) reported today on the results of its December 31, 2018 Reserves Assessment and Evaluation of its Read More

'I was not prepared for the amount of plastic I saw in dead whale'

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A whale that washed up in the southern Philippines died after swallowing 40kg of plastic bags. Marine biologist Darrell Blatchley was called to recover the 4.7m-long (15.4ft) mammal after it was reported to be trapped off the coast of Mabini on Saturday. The Cuvier’s beaked whale had been vomiting up blood and showed signs of Read More