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Mining interests trump local democracy in Greece

But a wave of social unrest may derail the government’s economic agenda, says Jen Wilton.…

  • Wed Oct 9 03:37:00 2013
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Dow Chemicals and Lord Coe are wrapping London 2012 in shame

Do we really want an Olympics sponsored by one of the world’s most unethical and controversial companies? Lorraine Close and Jack Laurenson think not.…

  • Tue Dec 13 07:09:00 2011
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‘Safe for use’ – but not in Canada

Happy to export asbestos, the Quebec government will also be exporting death if it confirms its loan to the Jeffrey Mine this month.…

  • Mon Dec 13 11:02:00 2010
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Is it ever right to buy or sell human organs?

Join the debate as US psychiatrist Sally Satel goes head-to-head with Jeremy Chapman, President of the Transplantation Society.…

  • Fri Oct 1 08:11:00 2010
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A lethal injection

Canadian government support for white asbestos provides legitimacy to a deadly product.…

  • Mon Sep 13 04:09:00 2010
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Zoe Cormier

Zoe Cormier is a freelance journalist and science writer from Toronto, Canada and now based in London…

  • Thu Jul 1 03:00:00 2010
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Canada accused

Why is it that a country that has banned the use of asbestos is still happily producing it for export?…

  • Wed Sep 23 12:41:38 2009
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Small is not necessarily beautiful

The use of nanotechnology in food could be storing upbig problems for the future.…

  • Tue Jan 6 03:32:37 2009
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Dirty Business

Almaz Mequanint grew up in a sugar-refining town in Ethiopia…

  • Mon Dec 1 07:13:00 2003
  • Rank: 100

The Facts

The Facts…

  • Sat Jul 5 08:01:01 2003
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