15 Nov '11, 6pm

10,000 dead songbirds headed to Italian restaurants confiscated

10,000 dead songbirds headed to Italian restaurants confiscated

Photos: New Zealand oil disaster kills over 1200 birds to date (10/16/2011) According to the New Zealand government an oil spill from a grounded container ship in the Bay of Plenty has killed 1,250 seabirds with hundreds of others in rescue centers. However, conservationists say the avian death-toll is far higher with most contaminated birds simply vanishing in the sea. "The number of birds being found washed up on the beaches will be a very small proportion of the birds being affected," explained Karen Baird, Seabird Conservation Advocate with NGO Forest & Bird. Primary forest best for birds in Papua New Guinea (09/26/2011) A new survey recorded 125 birds in Papua New Guinea's Waria Valley, of which an astounding 43 percent were endemic to the island. The survey, published in mongabay.com's open-access journal Tropical Conservation Science, was the first of its kind for t...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/1115-hance_songbirds.html

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Best Airport Restaurants | Haute Living Magazine

Best Airport Restaurants | Haute Living Magazine

hauteliving.com 15 Nov '11, 4pm

The extremely organized Atlanta airport has its concourses lined up in a row, A through E, which are connected via a long ...

The 10 Best Hotel Restaurants in America

The 10 Best Hotel Restaurants in America

luxurytravelmagazine.com 22 Nov '11, 7pm

Home to some of the world's most renowned eateries, hotels today are more than places to stay. They're destinations in the...

FDA - Vallelunga test for the best of Italian F3

FDA - Vallelunga test for the best of Italian F3

ferrari.com 15 Nov '11, 5pm

Campagnano (Rome,) 15 November – Vallelunga’s Piero Taruffi circuit today hosted a test for winners of the Italian Formula...

The Xilinx Virtex-7 2000T, at 6.8 billion trans...

electronicdesign.com 16 Nov '11, 2pm

1 of Enlarge image Fig 1. The Xilinx Virtex-7 2000T, at 6.8 billion transistors, is the largest FPGA around (a). It’s impl...

Sells for $10,000 on Flippa

Sells for $10,000 on Flippa

morganlinton.com 11 Nov '11, 5pm

Popular website sales marketplace Flippa closed a nice five-figure sale a little over a week ago with StopSweatingFast.com...