Daily Archives: October 7, 2010

Peru Mines Bird Excrement on Islands

It was a treasure for the Incas, the cause of a war, and once a backbone of Peru’s economy. Now as the world hungers for sustainable resources, bird excrement is once again as prized as gold. Handful of islands off … Continue reading

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ISRO Satellite Resourcesat-2 will Assist Ships in Distress

The Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) will soon join a select group of institutions providing rescue and relief support to ships in distress across the globe. India’s Resourcesat-2, the remote sensing satellite to be launched this December will carry on … Continue reading

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