Daily Archives: January 29, 2012

Environmental Watch: Micro-plastic fibers from washing clothes showing up in marine environment

January 29, 2012 – WORLD – Microscopic plastic debris from washing clothes is accumulating in the marine environment and could be entering the food chain, a study has warned. Researchers traced the “micro-plastic” back to synthetic clothes, which released up … Continue reading

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29 reported dead in Swine Flu outbreak in Mexico

January 29, 2012 – MEXICO CITY — An ongoing swine flu outbreak in Mexico has left at least 29 people dead and nearly 1,500 others infected, health officials confirmed on Saturday. Thousands more are also ill as the country faces several … Continue reading

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Scientists find bacteria resistant to nearly all antibiotics in Antarctica sea water

January 29, 2012 – ANTARTICA – Bacteria that can resist nearly all antibiotics have been found in Antarctic seawater. Björn Olsen of Uppsala University in Sweden and colleagues took seawater samples between 10 and 300 meters away from Chile’s Antarctic … Continue reading

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