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By Venkataraman, Bhawani By the time Rachel Carson published Silent Spring in 1962,1 alerting the world to the impacts pesticides had on the natural environment, the seeds of the modern environmental movement had been sown.
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- A coin originally worth six pennies Scots, and later three; held equivalent to an English halfpenny.
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