In a step greeted with relief by environmental campaigners, Iceland have announced that...
Drunken Elephants Get A Shock
After getting drunk on stolen liquor and vandalizing an electrical cable support, 6 thieves were killed by electrocution. Although you could be forgiven for assuming that the deceased were likely a group of the idiotic young yobs ever present in Br
Run! Fire Next to Nuclear Reactor!
On Wednesday we reported that the world’s largest nuclear plant sat on top of an active geological fault line, the one that caused Monday’s earthquake. Well another day, another nuclear horror sto
Big Steamy Ships Produce Massive Emissions
If you feel like writing for us, drop us an email! In the battle for public opinion, the maritime industry has emerged relatively unscathed, while the aviation industry has faced constant att
God Smiles on Stoners, Eases Drought in Kentucky
For those of you who remember hearing about how the drought affecting the Southeast United States was bad for marijuana production last summer– or maybe you just, ahem, noticed– there’s been so
Bush Visits as California Burns
President Bush made a visit to fire-ravaged southern California yesterday to promise fast and generous aid to families who have lost their homes to the fires. The video above shows a time-lapsed account of fires near San Diego The visit comes as t
Volunteer Travel: Vacations That Make a Difference
Ever dream of just packing a bag and taking off to parts unknown? Have aspirations of doing good while traveling like celebrities often do? Here are a few ideas…
Arctic ice melt uncovers legendary sea route that connects Europe and Asia.
Explorers have searched for it for centuries and failed. However, it seems that now the Northwest Passage – a legendary sea route that connects Europe and Asia has been uncovered by one of the most unlikely culprits. No not archeologists, not scientists,
China to clean its act up
After a series of health warnings and recalls about Chinese-made products, China has agreed to clamp down on the use of illegal chemicals. Sun Zhengcai, Chinese Minister of Agriculture, told consumers that they had no reason to fear
Low Energy Bulbs Can Cause Cancer, Along With Everything Else Ever Made.
The cyclical nature of the world has been expounded upon over the centuries by countless thinkers from Toynbee to drunken first year Philosophy majors. While I may not be the world’s foremost