Archive for: September, 2015

Million-Year-Old Monkey Bone Found in Caribbean Cave

Million-Year-Old Monkey Bone Found in Caribbean Cave

  SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, September 4, 2015 (ENS) – The fossilized bone of a monkey that lived 1.3 million years ago has been found in an underwater cave on the Caribbean island of Hispaniola. A team of cave divers recovered...

 

Winemaking Waste Could End Up in Vehicle Fuel Tanks

Winemaking Waste Could End Up in Vehicle Fuel Tanks

  ADELAIDE, Australia, September 3, 2015 (ENS) – Grape marc, the skins, stalks and seeds left over from winemaking, could be turned into a vehicle fuel, researchers at the University of Adelaide have found. According to a study published...

 

Visiting Alaska, Obama Urges Quicker Climate Action

Visiting Alaska, Obama Urges Quicker Climate Action

  ANCHORAGE, Alaska, September 1, 2015 (ENS) – In his first visit to the Arctic as President, Obama saw evidence of global warming firsthand and made an urgent plea for world leaders to waste no time in joining forces to combat...

 

Sea-Girdled Taiwan Creates First Central Marine Agency

Sea-Girdled Taiwan Creates First Central Marine Agency

  By Shuchen Chang TAIPEI, Taiwan, September 1, 2015 (ENS) – Taiwan is establishing a new government agency to coordinate and implement the island country’s marine policies and strengthen conservation of its ocean environment. Taiwan’s...

 
 
 
 

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