Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Lights Out By The Equator

ACCRA, Ghana -- To say that Ghanaians have been merely affected by the 24-hour power off (DUM), 12-hour power on (SOR) "Dumsor" routine is...

“We Come, We See, You Die.” Industrialization and the Coming of the Grim Reapers

  NTOABOMA -- Anything they touch goes cold. Anything they touch dies. Anywhere they go, only death and destruction results. They are the Grim Reapers. Gone...
kenya greenhouses

Kenyan Students’ Greenhouses Aid Farming Through Text Messages

The best ideas start from the ground up. That's how Brian Bett and Taita Ng'etich, best friends whose parents are farmers, stumbled upon an...
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The Consciousness of Things

Consciousness is defined as the state of being aware of and responsive to one’s surroundings. Given this definition, can we say that things have...
scarcity of water

Scarcity Is Just A Madman’s Economics

We’ve heard his argument before. There is scarcity with the world’s resources. Too many people, too few necessities (water, land, energy) to go around....

EU Approves Deal To Let Individual Countries Ban GM Foods

“The new system guarantees that the member states have a choice. Nothing will be imposed,” French Environment Minister Segolene Royal said. France’s constitutional court has already upheld a domestic ban on GM corn.

Shell Lied About Oil Spills In The Nigerian Delta

Nigeria, ABUJA — Court documents presented by Amnesty International (AI) have exposed the fact that Shell repeatedly made false claims about the size and...

Hess Corporation finds more Oil in Ghanaian Waters

According to Hess, it had achieved “outstanding drilling performance in terms of drilling time and cost per foot with gross costs averaging $40 million per well for the last three wells, including success case logging”.

Global Warming Persists, Though Western Nations Face Denial

Western nations are far less concerned about global warming compared to the rest of Earth's citizens. Several actions must be taken for global climate change to alter its course in a more positive direction for a better world.