14 Oct '11, 5pm

On Our Radar: Seals Hit by Baffling Illness

On Our Radar: Seals Hit by Baffling Illness By THE NEW YORK TIMES A sick ringed seal on the Beaufort coast. Normally the seals rarely stay on the beach. A mysterious disease is sickening and killing scores of ringed seals along Alaska’s north coast. Since late July, about 100 of the animals, which serve as prey for polar bears, have been found with lesions on their flippers and in their mouths; nearly half have died. [Associated Press] India’s environmental ministry refuses to sign off on construction of a $31 billion “hill city” in Western India, saying that the developer has not addressed its concerns about land use, runoff and other issues. The ministry’s stance has divided the public, with some accusing environmental officials of standing in the way of job creation. As some of Thailand’s worst flooding in half a century threatens to reach Bangkok , experts blame human ...

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Updated | Hit & Run. -do comment.

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When I came across the video header, I honestly did not expect to see something that cruel; its not an ordinary accident. ...