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Genetically-modified mosquito apocalypse plan BACKFIRES spectacularly in Brazil

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An experimental trial to reduce the mosquito population in Brazil through the deliberate release of 450,000 genetically modified mosquitoes has failed miserably and may have even created a genetic hybrid super species. British biotech company Oxitec conducted a 27-month long experiment in 2013 Jacobina, Brazil, aimed at reducing the local mosquito population by 90 percent Read More

Gold & silver rally as investors seek safe havens amid global uncertainty

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The price of gold surged more than one percent on Monday as investors turned to safe-haven assets, following attacks at the weekend on Saudi Arabia’s oil and gas facilities. The strikes cut off five percent of world oil supply. The yellow metal jumped 1.2 percent at the open, hitting $1,506 per ounce. Gold is now Read More

Tear gas, water cannons, injuries: Chaos erupts in Nantes amid Yellow Vests rally (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

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Yellow Vests protests against President Emmanuel Macron’s economic polices hit France for the 44th weekend in a row. It got especially heated in Nantes where clashes between police and protesters left several people injured. Some 1,800 people took to the streets of the city on Saturday, according to police figures. This week, the Yellow Vests Read More

Trickle-down economics doesn’t work, as protest movements worldwide show – Keiser Report

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Modern-day protest movements, from Occupy Wall Street to France’s Yellow Vests, are interconnected globally and based on the people’s ire over trickle-down economics, independent journalist Paul Moreira tells RT. “From Occupy Wall Street to rallies in Paris, the protest movements worldwide are interconnected. They’re connected because they come at a historical moment of truth giving Read More

Black is the new black: Scientists create darkest-ever material by accident (PHOTO)

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Scientists have stumbled across the blackest material ever seen, which absorbs 99.995 percent of light and makes the previously known blackest black pale in comparison. The ultra-black material is made from vertically aligned microscopic carbon strings called carbon nanotubes (CNTs). Researchers have no idea why it is so dark, but they are excited about its Read More

Oil protesters disrupt Texas energy port ahead of U.S. presidential debate

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HOUSTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday closed part of the Houston Ship Channel to vessel traffic near Baytown, Texas, after 22 Greenpeace USA protesters suspended themselves by cables over the key oil export waterway. Traffic is pictured on the Fred Hartman Bridge where Greenpeace USA climbers formed a blockade, shutting down the Read More

Oil protesters cause partial shutdown of Houston Ship Channel in Texas

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HOUSTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday closed part of the Houston Ship Channel to vessel traffic near Baytown, Texas, after 11 Greenpeace USA protesters suspended themselves by cables over the key oil export waterway. Greenpeace USA climbers form a blockade on the Fred Hartman Bridge, shutting down the Houston Ship Channel, the Read More

Pro-Hong Kong rally in DC against ‘CHINAZI regime’ being sponsored with US govt-linked money

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A planned Washington DC protest in support of Hong Kong activists and promoting the ‘Chinazi’ flag is being sponsored by at least six organizations backed by the notoriously shady, US-funded National Endowment for Democracy (NED). Posters for the event circulated online contain an image of the so-called ‘Chinazi’ flag – an altered version of the Read More

Schumacher receiving secret treatment in Paris – reports

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Michael Schumacher is receiving “secret treatment” at a hospital in Paris, according to French media. Le Parisien newspaper reported on Monday that the former Formula One world champion is believed to be receiving a stem cell transfusion from French surgeon Philippe Menasche. The former racing driver, who turned 50 in January, was spotted arriving at Read More

Calling for US help is risky – but it may be what HK protesters need

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By Alex Crawford, special correspondent, Hong Kong Tens of thousands turned out to show Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam her dramatic midweek U-turn on policy was simply not enough. This was the first major rally since the chief executive took to the airwaves to declare the controversial extradition bill was ditched. It was this bill, Read More