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Bull Charges Through Home and Exits Through Front Door
Not the actual bull, above image taken in Pamplona by Eneko Alonso No, this isn’t bull – excuse the pun.
Report: Weather Disasters Have Increased 400%
Weather related disasters have increased 4-fold since 1980, according to a report published by Oxfam on Sunday. Oxfam attributed the increase to global warming. The number of storms went from an average of around 120 disasters a year in the earl
80 Killed in Indonesian Landslides
On the third anniversary of the South Asian tsunami, Indonesia has been hit by extensive flooding, which has resulted in massive landslides in the central Java region. On Wednesday morning on the island of Java, the seasonal rains, along with high tide
Google Might or Might Not Keep Your Medical Secrets
Oh, the fun the UK-based readers miss out on by not having privatized healthcare. Google, who we all know and love and may have serious <a href=”http://www.theregister.co.uk/2004/10/15/google_d
Mastodon Genome Surrenders its Secrets
Newly extracted DNA from the tooth of a Mastodon has led to some fascinating insights into evolutionary history. Evolutionary biologist at the Max Plank Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany pieced together the first mastodon mitoch
12 Hottest Links of the Week
Twelve über-cool links from around the web, hand-selected for your delectation!
Ad Standards Agency Bans Misleading npower Ad
Energy company npower has had one of its ads banned by the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) for misleadingly implying that it provided Wembley stadium with power from renewable sources. The ad in question was a magazine ad for npower’s green energy b
First hand account of climate camp 2007
Our very own correspondent Mary King travels to Heathrow to support Climate Camp 2007.
Commercial whaling is evil. Iceland has woken up.
In a step greeted with relief by environmental campaigners, Iceland have announced that they will issue no new quotas for commercial whaling. Fisheries minister Einar K Guofinnsson said that “I will not issue a new quota until the market conditions for w