Archive | August 13, 2012

Part of the Great Wall of China Collapses!

Days of heavy rain have badly damaged a section of the Great Wall of China. Local authorities are now trying to repair the collapsed area.

The rain in the Hebei Province in Northern China caused massive flooding, and tons of water swept down from the mountains and swept away a section of the wall at Dajingmen, a local official reported.

The 36 meter long section is now being repaired. Workers are also reinforcing other sections of the Wall damaged by the water. Reports from experts say other fragments of the Wall, which has stood for centuries, are also in danger due to erosion and cracking. Read on >>>

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Israelis Protest Against War on Iran

Israelis Protest Against War on Iran

An Israeli anti-war protester holds a sign asking Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu not to bomb Iran during a demonstration in Tel Aviv on March 24, 2012.

 

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Americans Saying No To Corporate Grocery Control: Demand For Farmers Markets Booming In United States

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– The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported last week that the number of direct-sales markets has increased 9.6 percent in the past year. After 18 years of steady increases, the number of farmers markets across the country now registered with the USDA is 7,864. In 1994, there were 1,744.

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