24 Jul '11, 9pm

India's vultures are going the way of the Dodo bird

India's vultures are going the way of the Dodo bird

The vultures of India are gone. In just a couple of decades their numbers have plummeted from tens of millions to tens of thousands with no signs of slowing down. The three main species of South Asian vultures are being wiped out by diclofenac, a mild painkiller farmers give to their cattle. v is used by the Indian people the same way we take aspirin and has been used in recent decades to ease the pain of farm animals.

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/animals/blogs/indias-vul...

Tweets

How to Get Facebook Fans: The Easy Way and The ...

searchenginejournal.com 24 Jul '11, 11am

You can even get some company in India to get you really cheap fans, but I keep hearing from regretful business owners who...

New blog post : Clapping the Italian way vs the Asian way

New blog post : Clapping the Italian way vs the...

rinaz.net 26 Jul '11, 10am

Something interesting that I learnt. While in Capri , I had the most interesting conversation between new friends Andrea a...

sOccket, a New Way to Energize

sOccket, a New Way to Energize

cleantechnica.com 25 Jul '11, 7am

As part of a Harvard undergraduate group project, the two students have come up with a way to harness the force of energy ...

Food Choices: Take Control of the Way You Feel

eatdrinkbetter.com 24 Jul '11, 8am

Strawberries, bananas, and peppermint leaves, plus a cup of water (though at this time of the year, sometimes I use ice cu...

US House Republicans propose to eliminate migra...

news.mongabay.com 25 Jul '11, 8pm

Last search for the Eskimo curlew (06/29/2011) The Eskimo curlew is (or perhaps, 'was') a small migratory shorebird with a...

1601 Renaissance Way - Tampa, Florida - $6,495,...

luxuryrealestate.com 23 Jul '11, 10am

This mansion is one of 9 special lots and 8 homes behind the gates at the tip of Harbour Island. Renaissance Way is one of...

The Magic of Greens: 8 Benefits of Drinking Gre...

care2.com 23 Jul '11, 5am

Do you want to feel happy, peaceful, calm and in control no matter what happens? Do you wish that somehow, you knew a way ...

Another suit involving green building/sustainab...

greenbuildinglawblog.com 20 Jul '11, 3pm

A Long Way to the Courthouse: the Region 7 EPA Headquarter Controversy Posted on July 20, 2011 by Shari Shapiro Email This...

S'pore can bridge trade gaps between China and India

S'pore can bridge trade gaps between China and ...

channelnewsasia.com 22 Jul '11, 2pm

SINGAPORE : Singapore is poised to play a role in bridging trade gaps between China and India. That is according to expert...

#peakoil Life Rules: Why so much is going wrong everywhere at once and how life teaches us to…

#peakoil Life Rules: Why so much is going wrong...

energybulletin.net 23 Jul '11, 6am

Floods, drought, natural fires, hurricanes, violent storms, massive species extinction, infrastructure collapse, terrorist...

“@CareNews: India’s Old Age Home for Tigers to ...

care2.com 31 Jul '11, 4am

Old age is a cruel time for tigers. Because of the diminishing strength it becomes difficult for them to hunt and often th...