Amazon deforestation on the rise as SUV demand keeps up

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Amazon deforestation on the rise as SUV demand keeps up

A new Amazon analysis has determined that Amazon deforestation in the region grew by 17 percent over the past year. The cause of the increase, according to the analysis by EcoAmazon, is increased consumption…

Roma face widespread discrimination and racism in Europe

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Roma face widespread discrimination and racism in Europe

In parts of Europe, Roma people are widely discriminated against and subject to widespread racism Months of research, carried out by a team of scientists, which involved thousands of interviews with Roma people in…

The complete eclipse with a VR view

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The complete eclipse with a VR view

2017/7/14/07061262 1154120522 Thanx Anderson. 70m pixels. Starting first at 1min 32sec. Including 1 minute 15sec of the crescent. Image credit: Thanx Anderson/BibleHub/Google While people weren’t actually able to watch the total eclipse of the…

First F-16V Fighter Jet Delivered

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First F-16V Fighter Jet Delivered

Taiwan unveiled the first of three new F-16V fighter jets on Friday, saying they would help it better defend against China’s rapidly expanding military power, which has been threatening to take Taiwan by force…

This is the photo I miss most from my father

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This is the photo I miss most from my father

My father, Franklin Sims Sims, began his photojournalism career in the 1970s, after he had left the Army in the 1960s. He had been stationed in Europe. He was 23. He had come to…

Amid protests, Poland's ruling party and nationalists clash

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Amid protests, Poland’s ruling party and nationalists clash

Written by By Staff Writer CNN (CNN) — The crisis was escalating steadily. Real political statements were being fired out of the highest levels. Demonstrations continued, and legislators were openly pushing for punitive action….