A report from the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) rated 54 of 95 beaches in Scotland as having “excellent” quality water - 12 more than the previous year. The figure - for 2013- was the highest number of Scottish beaches to meet the standard in 27 years.
The United States has indications that a toxic chemical, probably chlorine, was used in Syria this month and is examining whether the Syrian government was responsible, the U.S. State Department said on Monday.
You might think that when I reflect on my 300-pound self that it would be with disdain or pity. Hell no. The longer I’m thin, though, the more I miss the gifts of living in a body so big that people often turned away
For the second year in a row, Singapore’s Changi Airport has been voted the world’s best airport, with the top 10 list dominated by Asia and Europe with not a single U.S. facility making the top rankings.
The Senate gave a decisive 26-2 vote Tuesday for a bill that would require labeling of foods that contain genetically modified ingredients, a strong indication that Vermont could become the first state in the nation to enact such a law.