arctic oil

Arctic oil rigs help predators prey on nesting birds

September 9th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 9 (IANS) Developing oil rigs in the Arctic is helping predators prey on nesting birds by providing them with subsidised housing. They nest and den around drilling infrastructure and supplement their ... Read more...

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World’s 30 percent undiscovered gas and 13 percent oil may lie north of Arctic Circle

May 29th, 2009 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 29 (ANI): A detailed geological survey has revealed that around 30 percent of the world's yet-to-be discovered gas resources and 13 percent of its undiscovered oil reserves may lie north ... Read more...

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Sarah Palin is ”disconcertingly stupid” and a ”disgrace to women”: Bardot

October 9th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 9 (ANI): One of the most glamorous women in 1960s European cinema, Brigitte Bardot, bombarded Republican vice presidential candidate with a furious tirade of abuse in an open letter. ... Read more...

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