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Russian President Vladimir Putin presented North Korean leader Kim Jong Un with a lavish Russian car, leaving no doubt about the generosity of the gift.
Russian President Vladimir Putin presented North Korean leader Kim Jong Un with a lavish Russian car, leaving no doubt about the generosity of the gift.
5 months ago

Kim Jong-un receives luxury Limousine gift from Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin presented North Korean leader Kim Jong Un with a lavish Russian car, leaving no doubt about the generosity of the gift. Delivery and Confirmation: Pyongyang’s state media announced
Dan Raven-Ellison is a "guerrilla explorer" who helped make London the planet's first National Park City. Here are his preferences for London's best green areas, from wetlands to forests.
Dan Raven-Ellison is a "guerrilla explorer" who helped make London the planet's first National Park City. Here are his preferences for London's best green areas, from wetlands to forests.
3 months ago

Exploring London’s green spaces

Dan Raven-Ellison is a “guerrilla explorer” who helped make London the planet’s first National Park City. Here are his preferences for London’s best green areas, from wetlands to forests. London may be
Even in the dead of Canada's winter, the embers of last year's record-setting wildfire season stay.
Even in the dead of Canada's winter, the embers of last year's record-setting wildfire season stay.
5 months ago

Unseen threat: Zombie fires in Canada

Even in the dead of Canada’s winter, the embers of last year’s record-setting wildfire season stay.  Residents of Fort Nelson, British Columbia, have been grappling with an unusual phenomenon during the winter
With the astronomical increase in US national park visitation in the previous few years, the National Park of American Samoa is a literal breath of fresh air.
With the astronomical increase in US national park visitation in the previous few years, the National Park of American Samoa is a literal breath of fresh air.

National Park of American Samoa: a tranquil oasis

With the astronomical increase in US national park visitation in the previous few years, the National Park of American Samoa is a literal breath of fresh air. After enduring 15 hours of
3 months ago
In Spain's Lanzarote Island, conical holes made into layers of volcanic ash harvest wines that have been formed from generations of creativity and hard work.
In Spain's Lanzarote Island, conical holes made into layers of volcanic ash harvest wines that have been formed from generations of creativity and hard work.

Lanzarote Island’s unique wine harvest: crafting excellence

In Spain’s Lanzarote Island, conical holes made into layers of volcanic ash harvest wines that have been formed from generations of creativity and hard work. From a distance, Lanzarote’s vineyards appear stark
3 months ago
Costa Rica is the birthplace of one of the five Blue Zones – areas of the world with folks that regularly live into fit old age.
Costa Rica is the birthplace of one of the five Blue Zones – areas of the world with folks that regularly live into fit old age.

Unraveling the mystery of Costa Rica’s Blue Zone

Costa Rica is the birthplace of one of the five Blue Zones – areas of the world with folks that regularly live into fit old age. Costa Rica stands as one of
3 months ago
On 8 April, the total eclipse was just visible from a handful of ski resorts worldwide, including two in Maine.
On 8 April, the total eclipse was just visible from a handful of ski resorts worldwide, including two in Maine.

Chasing the eclipse: a skiing adventure in Maine

On 8 April, the total eclipse was just visible from a handful of ski resorts worldwide, including two in Maine. The recent total eclipse provided a rare opportunity for adventure enthusiasts, particularly
3 months ago
The Global Destination Sustainability Index reveals the destinations that are working towards a sustainable and lower-carbon future.
The Global Destination Sustainability Index reveals the destinations that are working towards a sustainable and lower-carbon future.

Top 5 sustainable cities leading the way for a greener future

The Global Destination Sustainability Index reveals the destinations that are working towards a sustainable and lower-carbon future. With the urgency to curb global temperature rise becoming increasingly apparent, the focus on sustainable,
4 months ago
Three United Nations onlookers and a translator have been injured by shooting in Rmeish, southern Lebanon, the UN peacekeeping mission said.
Three United Nations onlookers and a translator have been injured by shooting in Rmeish, southern Lebanon, the UN peacekeeping mission said.Three United Nations onlookers and a translator have been injured by shooting in Rmeish, southern Lebanon, the UN peacekeeping mission said.

Tensions rise after explosion near Israel-Lebanon border

Three United Nations onlookers and a translator have been injured by shooting in Rmeish, southern Lebanon, the UN peacekeeping mission said. Israeli Drone Strike Suspected An explosion near the Israel-Lebanon border has
4 months ago
China has revealed that it will remove significant taxes on Australian wine, another essential sign of improving ties between the two nations.
China has revealed that it will remove significant taxes on Australian wine, another essential sign of improving ties between the two nations.

Improvement in China-Australia relations: tax reductions

China has revealed that it will remove significant taxes on Australian wine, another essential sign of improving ties between the two nations. In 2020, Beijing imposed hefty taxes exceeding 200% on Australian
4 months ago
What's red, black, and hairy all over? A recent species of bug found in Australia, dubbed by a few as a "punk beetle" for its fuzzy white locks.
What's red, black, and hairy all over? A recent species of bug found in Australia, dubbed by a few as a "punk beetle" for its fuzzy white locks. What's red, black, and hairy all over? A recent species of bug found in Australia, dubbed by a few as a "punk beetle" for its fuzzy white locks.

Unique discovery: Australian researcher uncovers new beetle species

What’s red, black, and hairy all over? A recent species of bug found in Australia, dubbed by a few as a “punk beetle” for its fuzzy white locks. A Queensland researcher stumbled
4 months ago
An Australian ranch has broken the record for the planet's most giant blueberry with a fruit the size of a ping-pong ball.
An Australian ranch has broken the record for the planet's most giant blueberry with a fruit the size of a ping-pong ball.

New world record: the giant blueberry 

An Australian ranch has broken the record for the planet’s most giant blueberry with a fruit the size of a ping-pong ball. In a remarkable feat of nature, a blueberry weighing a
4 months ago
Citizens of a city in western Japan have been alerted to stay away from a cat after it fell into a tank of toxic chemicals.
Citizens of a city in western Japan have been alerted to stay away from a cat after it fell into a tank of toxic chemicals.Citizens of a city in western Japan have been alerted to stay away from a cat after it fell into a tank of toxic chemicals.

Japan: chemical alert issued after cat found near contaminated area

Citizens of a city in western Japan have been alerted to stay away from a cat after it fell into a tank of toxic chemicals. Authorities in Fukuyama, Japan, have issued a
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