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American cotton subsidies impoverish Africa

American cotton subsidies impoverish Africa American cotton subsidies impoverish Africa Associated Press August 5, 2005 The Wall Street Journal today featured an article on a contingent of American representatives who…

Chocolate could kill your dog

Chocolate could kill your dog Chocolate could kill your dog Death by chocolate? Feeding sweets to your pet is no laughing matter mongabay.com August 3, 2005 Not a good idea…

China announces wave power station changes

China announces wave power station technology advancements China announces wave power station technology advancements mongabay.com July 27, 2005 China announced that it has developed typhoon-resistant technologies for the world's first…

Uganda imports rhinos from Kenya

Uganda imports rhinos from Kenya Uganda imports rhinos from Kenya MONGABAY.COM July 26, 2005 Uganda has imported four rhinos from Kenya according to the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA). UWA hopes…

Wal-Mart builds environmentally-friendly store

Wal-Mart builds experimental environmentally-friendly store Wal-Mart builds environmentally-friendly store Reuters July 26, 2005 MCKINNEY, Texas (Reuters) - The 120-foot (36.5-meter) wind turbine in the Wal-Mart parking lot is the first…