BANGKOK (Reuters) – Indonesia’s freeze on palm oil plantation permits lacks transparency, making it difficult to assess its effectiveness, and the government should provide updated information, an …
Capitan Public Library: "Operation Deep Freeze," life in Antarctica
White is a retired Navy Commander and aviator. The last five years of his active duty were with the United States Antarctic program. For three years he was the operations officer for "Operation Deep Freeze," with the United States Navy at the …
“And if there was a spill, which you know there will be, and all oil wells leak,” he said. “It’s just all risk for something that we consider not needed, and it’s just a lot of different layers of potential damage that cannot be cleaned up.” According to a …
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Metallica Perform 'Freeze 'Em All' Concert in Antarctica [Photos]
Metallica made history yet again by performing in Antarctica on Dec. 8. Contest winners were brought to Carlini Station to enjoy the sub-zero Metallica concert, which the band dubbed 'Freeze 'Em All.' With this show, Metallica can now say that they've …
Metallica “Freeze Em All” During Live-Streamed Antarctica Gig
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Just under the iced-over surface of a Canadian lake, white pancake-shaped bubbles stack up in towers. They may look pretty, but they pack an explosive and deadly punch.
Call for freeze on World Bank 'land grabs'
Bretton Woods Update
The call for a freeze echoed the Bank's 18-month moratorium on lending to the palm oil sector in 2009, following a controversial investment by the Wilmar Group in Indonesia (see Update 76, 67). However, troubles in the palm oil sector continue, with …
OTTAWA — Environment Canada is alerting residents that there is the potential for a flash freeze Tuesday evening as a cold front moves through the region. During the day Tuesday a low pressure system will bring temperatures around freezing …