26 Jul '12, 8pm

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Brazil’s environmental leadership at risk, warn scientists (06/26/2012) The Brazilian government is putting its global environmental leadership at risk by ignoring scientific concern on large infrastructure projects and changes in the country's forest laws, warned an association of more than 1,200 tropical scientists gathering last week in Bonito, Brazil on the heels of the disappointing Rio+20 Earth Summit. Last chance to see: the Amazon's Xingu River (06/15/2011) Not far from where the great Amazon River drains into the Atlantic, it splits off into a wide tributary, at first a fat vertical lake that, when viewed from satellite, eventually slims down to a wild scrawl through the dark green of the Amazon. In all, this tributary races almost completely southward through the Brazilian Amazon for 1,230 miles (1,979 kilometers)—nearly as long as the Colorado River—until it pet...

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First Ever National Solar Energy Plan for Public Lands Unveiled by Obama Administration

First Ever National Solar Energy Plan for Publi...

treehugger.com 25 Jul '12, 4pm

The Departments of Interior and Energy have unveiled the US's first comprehensive plan for the regulation and development ...

Brazil cripples illegal gold mining operations in indigenous territory

Brazil cripples illegal gold mining operations ...

news.mongabay.com 18 Jul '12, 5pm

Gold mining in the Peruvian Amazon: a view from the ground (03/15/2012) On the back of a partially functioning motorcycle ...

#Bitcoin mining is a business and very competit...

weusecoins.com 27 Jul '12, 4am

Let's clear up some misconceptions about mining. Most Bitcoin users don't mine! Bitcoin mining is a business and very comp...

CVM proíbe divulgação de Grupo de Investimento Bitcoin no Brasil:

CVM proíbe divulgação de Grupo de Investimento ...

bitcoinbrasil.com.br 25 Jul '12, 9pm

Qualquer divulgação sobre o Grupo de Investimento Bitcoin no Brasil foi barrada pela CVM neste último dia 24 de julho. O g...

Trial of soldiers accused of harassing #Army Pv...

stripes.com 22 Jul '12, 6pm

Related Lawmaker tells military officials to end culture of hazing Army Pvt. Danny Chen was hazed hours before suicide, fa...

Garuda opens Balikpapan-Singapore route

thejakartapost.com 25 Jul '12, 3pm

Flag carrier Garuda Indonesia announced Wednesday that it would be opening a route linking Balikpapan in East Kalimantan w...

Brazil tees up billion dollar telecom bonanza

Brazil tees up billion dollar telecom bonanza

eetimes.com 25 Jul '12, 9pm

MIAMI – A ruling by Brazil’s telecom officials is expected to tee up a multi-billion bonanza in capital spending on teleco...

Bitcoin Attacked By Brazil’s Securities Commiss...

nwotruth.com 27 Jul '12, 7am

Since those days, the atavisms of extreme state brutality have given way in Brazil and many other countries to the tightkn...