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A Monster ‘Fatberg’ The Size of 20 Elephants Is Clogging London’s...

Those 'flushable' wipes sure are a gross problem. Combined with nappies (diapers), condoms, tampons and congealed fat, they can stick together to form a...

Spoiling Our Pets Less Is One Way We Can Lower Carbon...

New research is giving pet owners food for thought, suggesting having a carnivorous companion contributes significantly to global warming.We humans can forgo a good...

Scientists Say We Can Fix the E-Waste Problem by Pulverising Electronics...

Scientists have come up with a new solution for the mounting piles of e-waste that are rapidly building up on the planet, which are...

Spiders Eat More Each Year Than All Humans Put Together

If spiders already freak you out a little, here's a newly discovered scientific tidbit that probably won't help much: these insatiable predators gorge themselves...

India gold recycling plan fails to tempt households

MUMBAI India's ambitious plan to recycle thousands of tonnes of gold lying idle in temples and households looks to have foundered on concerns over...

Bagudu: The Nigerian rice flag-bearer – Vanguard News

BY OCHEREOME NNANNA, Chairman, Editorial BoardOn Wednesday, 21st December, 2016, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos and his Kebbi State counterpart, Governor Atiku Abubakar Bagudu...

China opens Tibet’s 2nd largest airport terminal near Arunachal Pradesh

China on Monday operationalised the second-largest airport terminal in Tibet, close to the Indian border, which will be able to handle 750,000 passengers and...

Ten of the World’s Biggest Mining Excavators| Interesting Engineering

Mining excavators, or should we say "run of the mill" excavators on steroids, are impressive machines and tend to weigh in excess of 800...

Things we’ve learned from King Salman’s visit to Indonesia

Social media news feeds have been abuzz with the announcement that King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud is visiting Indonesia starting today, Wednesday.The trip...

TN to benefit from Neduvasal, says Centre

Hydrocarbon production from Neduvasal fields will result in economic benefits to Tamil Nadu and the apprehensions of farmers are misplaced, the Centre said.With...