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8 March 2014
"I am afraid this method does little to tackle the problem. Throughout history, China has only been met with failure when it tried to combat nature."
3 March 2014
Funding for research is wanting worldwide.What is the impact of the stagnation on the economy and where are the solutions
10 January 2014
A new public school in Japan that will teach students cosmology is open for applications. Enrollment is only open to boys.
12 December 2013
Learn about six Malagasy personalities worth knowing for anyone wishing to better understand the island of Madagascar.
5 December 2013
Most African countries still suffer frequent power outages which inhibit economic growth. They are not, however, lacking in resources. This post outlines some of those least known in Africa.
4 November 2013
Saudi religious scholar Shaikh Ali Al Hekmi told Al Hayat newspaper that travelling to the red planet is off limits for human beings. Netizens laugh on Twitter.
Nigeria witnessed a partial eclipse of the sun on Sunday, 3 November, 2013, an event that naturally prompted varied reactions from Nigerian netizens.
11 October 2013
The tremors may have been caused by injecting gas in an undersea reservoir that the corporation Castor project manages.
28 September 2013
Following the axing of the Australian government Climate Commission it has been reborn as the not-for-profit Climate Council thanks to crowd-funding.
1 August 2013
An interview with Paola Germano, leader of Comunità di Sant'Egidio's DREAM programme in Africa. She explains why research has confirmed a reduction in AIDS cases in sub-saharan Africa.