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List of placeholder names by language – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

March 29th, 2016 No comments
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Placeholder name – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

March 29th, 2016 No comments
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Falsehoods Programmers Believe About Names | Kalzumeus Software

March 28th, 2016 No comments
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BBC – Future – Cheap oil is taking shipping routes back to the 1800s

March 28th, 2016 No comments

Plummeting oil prices have had many effects – one of which is that it may be cheaper for ships to travel right around Africa than go through the Suez Canal.

Source: BBC – Future – Cheap oil is taking shipping routes back to the 1800s

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MIT researchers turn waste gas into liquid fuel | Environment | The Guardian

March 25th, 2016 No comments

Successful trial at a pilot plant in China using bacteria to convert exhaust emissions to oil will now be tested at a larger scale

Source: MIT researchers turn waste gas into liquid fuel | Environment | The Guardian

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Bacteria Devour Polluting Plastic in Landfills – Scientific American

March 25th, 2016 No comments

Researchers have discovered world’s first polyethylene-eating bacterium

Source: Bacteria Devour Polluting Plastic in Landfills – Scientific American

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China is on an epic solar panel binge

March 25th, 2016 No comments
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Medical experts call for global drug decriminalisation | Society | The Guardian

March 25th, 2016 No comments

International commission urges complete reversal of repressive drug policies imposed by most governments

Source: Medical experts call for global drug decriminalisation | Society | The Guardian

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JAMA Network | JAMA | Association Between Vaccine Refusal and Vaccine-Preventable Diseases in the United States:  A Review of Measles and Pertussis

March 24th, 2016 No comments
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[Report] | Legalize It All, by Dan Baum | Harper’s Magazine

March 23rd, 2016 No comments
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