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1.4 million people take part in school strikes to stop irreversible climate change

1.4 million people take part in school strikes to stop irreversible climate change

 Climate change, heard of it? The 6th mass extinction of the planet, heard of that? Well… both topics are gaining more exposure to the mainstream […]

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Billionaire Diamond Trader Dies During Penis Enlargement Surgery

Billionaire Diamond Trader Dies During Penis Enlargement Surgery

A billionaire diamond trader has died after ‘suffering a heart attack’ during a penis enlargement operation in Paris. Ehud Arye Laniado, 65, was at an […]

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Lions Eat Three Rhino Poachers Alive In South African Game Reserve

The vast diversity of animals in the Sibuya Game reserve in South Africa attracts numerous poachers over the last few years, and as a result, […]

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Amazon will pay $0 in taxes on $11,200,000,000 in profit for 2018

While some people have received some surprise tax bills when filing their returns, corporations continue to avoid paying tax — thanks to a cocktail of […]

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Shocking Study Shows Fracking Is Depleting US Drinking Water Sources at a Catastrophic Rate

Shocking Study Shows Fracking Is Depleting Drinking Water Sources at a Catastrophic Rate

A Duke University study says the fracking industry is sucking up drinkable water and replacing it with toxic waste. According to a recent study conducted […]

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Hawaii’s volcano is raining green gems from the sky

Hawaii’s volcano is raining green gems from the sky

Hawaii’s volcano has spewed billions of tons of molten rock for the last 40 days – and now residents have even reported green gems falling […]

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'Spider-Man' in Paris saves 4-year-old hanging from balcony, video goes viral

‘Spider-Man’ in Paris saves 4-year-old hanging from balcony, video goes viral

Extreme situations can paralyse us or they can summon our deepest resources and bring out the very best in us.  Yesterday, 27th May 2018, in […]

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These Kids Won a Court Case Forcing Colombia to Protect the Amazon

These Kids Won a Court Case Forcing Colombia to Protect the Amazon

It looked like a long shot when 25 kids, aged 7 to 26, sued the government of Colombia for failing to protect the environment – […]

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20 Maya Angelou Quotes To Inspire Your Life

After experiencing health issues for a number of years, Marguerite Annie Johnson Angelou, known simply and best as Maya Angelou, died on May 28, 2014 […]

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‘An inspiration to all of us’: Professor Stephen Hawking dies aged 76

Tributes have poured in for renowned British physicist Professor Stephen Hawking, who has just died at the ripe old age of 76. Stephen Hawking (born January […]

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