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Cruise industry commits to sustainable practices for cleaner seas

Growth and sustainability go hand in hand, said Cruise Line International Association (CLIA) Chair Adam Goldstein, stressing the importance of protecting the marine environment and the global cruise industry’s commitment to sustainable tourism efforts.

Syria: US may retain 1.000 troops in the region

American press reports on Sunday claimed the U.S., three months after the U.S. President Donald Trump’s statement that the American troops will withdraw from Syria, 1.000 forces will remain garrisoned in the eastern part of the country.

Fire a bullet straight up: How high does it go?

On New Year's Eve 2017, Democratic member of the Texas House of Representatives Armando Martinez, stepped outside a home and suddenly felt as if he'd been struck with a sledgehammer. After he was rushed to the hospital, it turned out that…

10 questions that science can’t answer yet

When the Black Death ran rampant through cities in the Middle Ages, no one knew exactly how or why the awful disease spread. After many generations, we figured out that rat fleas and bacteria were to blame. It was a watershed moment for the…

Toilets: The oast and future of the flush

Consider the flush toilet. It is a fascinating device, if you think about it. This giant, porcelain chair is installed into every modern bathroom, using up gallons of precious drinking water each day to whisk your urine and feces into…