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Speculation on oil supplies 2

How to Live Without Oil New energy sources and efficiency could make petroleum obsolete. By Amory B. Lovins Newsweek International Aug. 8, 2005 issue - In 1850, most homes in the were lit by lamps that burned whale oil. As demand rose, supply dwindled—whales...

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old people & exercises

Genetics may affect how older adults respond to exercise WINSTON-SALEM , N.C. – New research suggests why some older adults who exercise have better physical function than others . Surprisingly, researchers found that an enzyme involved in blood pressure...

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Extincted species

Extincted species

http://www.nzbirds.com/NZStormPetrel.jpg The long-legged warbler found alive in Fiji Source: REUTERS Rusty-throated Wren Babbler Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh, Julian P. Donahue Cisticolas

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Extincted species

‘Extinct’ birds in comeback but no hope for dodo by Ed Stoddard JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Scientists beware: don't count your extinct bird species because one of them may hatch. Several supposedly extinct birds have recently been "rediscovered," raising...

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Speculation about oil supplies

We are not at the end of the oil age: New developments soon will increase the world’s supply WE are not running out of oil - not yet. "Shortage" is certainly in the air - and in the price. Right now, the oil market is tight , even tighter than it was...

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Solar cars

Jump start for solar? Car race shows potential Tapping the sun, students drove 2,500 miles from Texas to By Miguel LLANOS MSNBC reporter TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY — Mile after mile along this stretch of 's coast-to-coast highway, the faces of the farmers,...

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The melting of glaciers

Greenhouse effect could melt nearly all world's glaciers, says UN-backed report 4 August 2005 – Dramatic scenarios from man-made global warming can no longer be excluded, including the complete disappearance of glaciers from entire mountain ranges, leading...

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sea turtles in Malaysia 2

Endangered turtles disappear from Malaysian nesting sites KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Endangered turtles have disappeared from Malaysia's famous nesting beaches this year, with just one landing recorded compared to the thousands that used to lay eggs there,...

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sea turtles in Malaysia

Leatherback turtle hatchlings make their way into the sea after being released on a beach at a turtle sanctuary near Kemaman, August 2004. Several populations of sea turtles in could soon be extinct unless urgent action is taken, scientists warned(AF...

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