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03 March 2007

28 February 2007

Random House Gives Insight

Random House Gives Insight February 27, 2007 By Kimberly Maul Random House today launched Insight, a digital book distribution program that includes a widget, similar to the one recently launched by HarperCollins. More than 5,000 of Random House's books

26 February 2007

22 February 2007

Traces.org Website

TRACES is a non-profit educational organization created to gather, preserve and present stories of people from the Midwest and Germany or Austria who encountered each other during World War II. Many of these stories have lain beneath the dust left in the

13 February 2007

Global warming, photography, pictures, photos, climate change, impact, science, weather, arctic, antarctica, climate zones, glacier, arctic warming, antarctica warming, documentation, effects, effects of climate change, paleoclimate, mountain glaciers, co

Global warming, photography, pictures, photos, climate change, science, weather, arctic, antarctica, climate zones, glacier, arctic warming, antarctic warming, documentation, impacts, effects of climate change, paleoclimate, mountain glaciers, coral reefs

Global Warming: Early Warning Signs

Global temperature in 1998 was the hottest in the historical record, and the temperature increase over the 20th century is likely to be the highest of the past millennium. Global average temperatures have warmed about one degree Fahrenheit (0.6?C) since

Ocean Institutes - Site Map

Site Map» Deep Ocean Exploration Institute /» Ocean Life Institute /» Coastal Ocean Institute & Rinehart Coastal Research Center /» Ocean & Climate Change Institute

WHOI : Ocean and Climate Change Institute : Is Global Warming Changing the Arctic?

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is determined to set and lead an ambitious agenda for future ocean research to benefit society. In 2000, we established four Ocean Institutes encompassing areas of significant concern to the public and policymakers:

Climate change: UNEP.Net, the Environment Network

This portal is a central source for substantive work and information resources regarding climate change. Use the navigation on the left to find information based on the key issues within climate change or select a specific type of resource. For a detailed

WWF - Climate Change

WWF is one of the world's largest and most experienced independent conservation organizations, with almost 5 million supporters and a global network active in more than 100 countries.

Global Climate Change: Research Explorer- The Exploratorium

Climate is the average pattern of weather over the long term. The earth’s climate has warmed and cooled for millions of years, since long before we appeared on the scene. There’s no doubt that the climate is growing warmer currently; indications of th

Global Warming: The Pew Center on Global Climate Change

The Pew Center on Global Climate Change brings together business leaders, policy makers, scientists, and other experts to bring a new approach to a complex and often controversial issue. Our approach is based on sound science, straight talk, and a belief

Smart Energy Solutions Sierra Club

A Time for Action //Now is a time for a bold shift from our reliance on dirty fossil fuels and unsafe nuclear power to a safer, cleaner energy future built on clean power and energy saving technology

Tackling Climate Change

Tackling Climate Change in the U.S. Potential U.S. Carbon Emissions Reductions from Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency by 2030

Free Press : media reform through education, organizing and advocacy

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Free Press is a national nonpartisan organization working to increase informed public participation in crucial media policy debates, and to generate policies that will produce a more competitive and public interest-oriented media system with a strong nonp

12 February 2007

7.30 Report - 29/06/2005: Ancient Aboriginal site found in north-west Qld

Ancient Aboriginal site found in north-west Qld //Reporter: Genevieve HusseyKERRY O'BRIEN: Aborigines and archaeologists have excavated an ancient artefact site in north-western Queensland, which they believe may be one of the oldest ever discovered in th

eWakening with Petros

Texts for study and meditation arranged and translated by petros Yoga Sutras of Patanjali //Ashtavakra Gita//Ribhu Gita (excerpts)//The Isopanisad //The Siva Sutras //The Vigyan Bhairava Tantra (excerpts) //Essence of the Diamondcutter //Essence of Sa

10 February 2007

Prehistoric origins of stomach ulcers uncovered

Contact: Matt Goode matt.goode@bbsrc.ac.uk Prehistoric origins of stomach ulcers uncovered. An international team of scientists has discovered that the ubiquitous bacteria that causes most painful stomach ulcers has been present in the human digestive sys

08 February 2007

06 February 2007

News - Hoover's

Technology: Inside IT: A picture paints a thousand invoices: Moves by big picture agencies to enforce their copyright can have expensive implications for careless web developers

News - Hoover's

"For developers, it would be kind of cool to say 'Google has 11 gazillion dollars, and we're going to get a bunch of people together on the Internet, and we're going to kick their butts,' " he said. "That's cool, right? I think it's cool."

PhDiva: Romans in China?

It's a little like the claims about the Tarim Basin mummies being 'Celtic' - a very colonial view of archaeology where western influence has to be sought, encouraged by the locals who are seeking to emphasise their differences from Beijing.