Science News Archive - November 29, 2009


On Friday, French and British premiers Nicolas Sarkozy and Gordon Brown gave their thumbs up to a global program that would provide the world’s poorest nations with billions of dollars in aid to help them reduce their carbon emissions.


A resilient rodent from the horn of Africa has begun charming scientists around the world.

Carbon credits bring millions for new jobs in indigenous communities; Australian project a model of opportunity, especially for Africa.

Word of the Day
  • An armed gangster.
The word 'shotta' is an alteration of 'shooter'.