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ABC Newsline has aired a video feature on plans by Australian mining firm Lynas Corporation to build a plant to refine rare earths in Gebeng. Kuantan residents, worried about radioactive waste, are protesting. Watch the video clip here. ABC Newsline...
This email from a mailing list was forwarded to me and I thought I would share it with you. It provides a unique description of what life is like for quake and tsunami survivors in Japan on the ground...
When it is dangerous for infants in Tokyo to drink tap water, you know you have serious problems. http://www.democracynow.org/embed_show_v2/300/2011/3/24/story/radioactivity_in_food_water_sparks_fears If only they had heeded earlier warnings to evacuate a larger zone. Even the new nuclear energy guidelines didn't anticipate an...
For latest information on the charity drive, have a look at the Pink Hibiscus Club. That's the website for the Centre for Penang-Japanese Culture. They are still looking for contributions for food for sale, items such as books, accessories, toys,...
No need for concrete, glass and steel. The Khasi tribe in Meghalaya state in north-eastern India have come up with an innovative means of building bridges that are in harmony with Nature. This is sustainable architecture at its...