Media Critics Scold Americans for Enjoying Memorial Day

Monday was Memorial Day, and thank you to everyone who has served in the U.S. military, is serving, and rest in peace to United States military members who lost their lives during their service to the United States. This past weekend many Americans decided to go out for the first time in many months after … Continue reading Media Critics Scold Americans for Enjoying Memorial Day

Lovers of Tuscany’s ‘paradise’ beach have factory to thank

By Kelly Velasquez AFP Holidaymakers splash in the turquoise waters of the Rosignano Solvay beach in Tuscany and laze on its pristine white sands—most of them fully aware that the picture-perfect swimming spot owes its allure to a nearby factory. "I discovered it on Google Maps," said Dutch tourist Lieuya, who travelled to the beach … Continue reading Lovers of Tuscany’s ‘paradise’ beach have factory to thank

Greens Down Under Want More Shark Attacks

From Stuff New Zealand after Queensland, Australia announced a shark cull: Baiting and killing sharks in the wake of two life-threatening attacks in the Whitsundays gives swimmers a false sense of security and will not prevent more bites, Australian environmentalists say. Sea Shepherd Australia and Humane Society International say human safety is paramount but that … Continue reading Greens Down Under Want More Shark Attacks

Australian environmentalists accused of sabotaging shark nets

Fourteen times in the past five years environmentalist activists have allegedly vandalized New South Wales nets used to keep sharks out of waters for Australian beaches. The Daily Telegraph says this has not only resulted in lost nets but leaving beaches temporarily unprotected from sharks during the spring to summer seasons. The Daily Telegraph's investigation … Continue reading Australian environmentalists accused of sabotaging shark nets