• From hurricanes to earthquakes, floods to tsunamis this article written by Jim Flannery of Balcombes Claims Management outlines just a handful of history’s deadliest storms. Cyclone Nargis   Year: 2008 Where: Myanmar Scale: equivalent of a category 3 or 4 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson scale...

  • European countries, such as Greece, Spain, Italy, Albania and Cyprus are some of the places that enjoy Mediterranean diet. The diet is characterised by low consumption of fat and especially saturated fatty acids, while high consumption of carbohydrates. The Mediterranean diet is also rich in...

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    There are three main myths about warming our planet and the repercussions. Paul N. Edwards, a Professor in the School of Information and the Dept. of History at the University of Michigan makes more comprehensible this misinformation (watch the video below). Myth #1: Global warming is based in simulations....

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    Honey is a well-known product all over the world and in any society. For example, in some prehistoric caves in Spain, some paintings are showing people enjoying the honey (Raj Joshi, 2008). The food and medicinal values of honey is a fact, and some studies...

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    Climate change is a global challenge that requires a global solution. This was recognised as early as 1992 when, at the UN Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, more than 150 countries expressed a desire to stabilise greenhouse gas emissions. However, emissions continue to rise,...

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    During the last decade pollution has had more attention for its effects on water, land and air, however, the negative impact that a messy environment could have on all of us is surprisingly common. Some visual pollutants that degrade the quality of our communities could...

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    Using entertainment, Formula E aspires to drive the change towards the greater use of sustainable mobility. In short, they want to improve the image and perception of electric vehicles and to encourage more people to buy and use them. The inaugural season started last year...

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    “The Chinese government is determined to tackle smog and environmental pollution as a whole,” Mr. Li said. “But the progress we have made still falls far short of the expectation of the people. Last year, I said the Chinese government would declare war against environmental...

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    We need a change now and this is your opportunity to express yourself. So, let’s join the Climate March on March 7 to bring a message of urgency which cannot be ignored. See you at 12:30 PM LINCOLN’S INN FIELDS – London. The People’s Climate March last...

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    September signals the beginning of the dolphin drive hunting season in Taiji-Japan. The hunts begin on September 1st and run through April or beyond. They kill the dolphins with permits from their government. However, most of the people in the town of Taiji have nothing to...