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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…

Africa seeks bioengineered solutions to food crisis

Africa seeks bioengineered food solutions to nutrition crisis Super Staples: Africa seeks bioengineered food solutions Tina Butler, mongabay.com July 18, 2005 African scientists, in conjunction with research facilities in the…

Rainforest plant helps treat psoriasis

Rainforest plant helps treat psoriasis Rainforest plant helps treat psoriasis mongabay.com July 14, 2005 A compound derived from an Amazon-rainforest tree is effective in the treatment of the skin disease…