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2010-02-25 12:55:00

Australia wants to phase out harpooning of whales in the Southern Ocean over the next five years and is calling for an end to “scientific whaling”.

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2009-09-29 12:15:00

A new study found that almost 10 percent of the world's 1.9 million classified species were under threat.

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2009-05-22 08:20:00

Australia's famed Tasmanian devil has been labeled endangered due to an infectious and lethal cancer, the government announced.

2008-09-17 06:00:29

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 17, 2008) - Waratah Coal (TSX VENTURE:WCI) (Waratah) CEO and President Peter Lynch said today the Company remains firmly committed to its plans for an export coal project in Central Queensland.

2008-07-10 12:00:45

By Tony Sauro, The Record, Stockton, Calif. Jul. 10--Midnight Oil was one of the most consistently compelling and explosive live bands of its era. Maybe ever.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.