Italian Village Builds Giant Mirror to Combat 83 Days of Darkness

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2017-06-06 19:36:30
About 120 km (74.5 miles) northeast of Turin, Italy, lies a hamlet called Viganella. It’s a remote commune of a couple hundred German Buddhists situated at the bottom of a steep-sided Alpine valley, right up against the Swiss border.
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Shorties: China building falls over like a brick

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2017-06-06 19:28:20
This isn’t news, as it happened two years ago, but it’s just mind blowing. This almost finished 13 story high building in Shanghai collapsed like a domino piece, and if others were built closer to it, the domino effect would be complete. This gives kind of a whole new meaning to the whole ‘made in China’ thing, doesn’t it ?
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Couple Spends 26 Years Replanting A Rainforest They Bought In 1991, And Here’s How It Looks Today

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2017-06-03 13:29:37
Pamela Gale Malhotra and her husband, Anil Malhotra, own Sai Sanctuary, the only private wildlife sanctuary in India and have been replanting and protecting forests and wildlife since it’s foundation in 1991. Today, SAI Sanctuary covers over 300 acres of wildlife that are home to more than 200 globally endangered species of plants and animals, including Asian elephants and Bengal tigers.
Couple Spends 26 Years Replanting A Rainforest They Bought In 1991, And Here’s How It Looks Today /