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This Filipina and Her Brother Invented a Lamp That Runs Entirely on Metal and Salt Water

The idea is so simple, yet kind of genius. With just a few strips of metal, table salt and tap water, or seawater, their brilliant invention can bring light to millions of homes that don’t have electricity, and can’t...

 
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23 Photos of The World’s Most Beautiful Trees

Nature never ceases to amaze us. What you’ll find below are 23 of the world’s most magnificent and majestic trees.

 
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This Might Be The Most Astounding Image Of Our World We’ve Ever Seen

When you see stunning images of our planet from far away, the implications may not immediately be clear. But this one puts it all into perspective. Watch the amazing video and please share with your friends on Facebook. Credits:...

 
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Before-And-After Pictures Reveal The Alarming Rate Our Glaciers Are Melting

From the Repeat Photography Alaskan Glaciers project of the US Ground Survey, these photographs reveal how our world is changing. Unfortunately for us, this kind of change is not for the better.

 
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Blind Man and His Armless Friend Spend Over A Decade Planting Over 10,000 Trees in China

Just 12 years ago, a stretch of land in Jingxing County, Hebei, China was filled with nothing but rocks and weeds. But thanks to the dedication and hard work of Jia Haixia, an elderly blind man, and his friend Jia Wenqi,...

 
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Top 20 Countries That Are Used As Dumping Grounds Of The World’s Trash

Safe and proper disposal of waste that contains hazardous components such as electronic waste (or e-waste) remains a challenge for many industrialized countries. In many cases, these countries would rather ship the waste...

 
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