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Australia minister says wants to help coal seam gas

May 16, 2010 5:26 pm | by Reuters | Comments

BRISBANE (Reuters) - Australia's federal government is committed to helping the nation's fledgling coal seam gas and floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry get off the ground as the sector weighs the implications of a new mining tax, Resources and Energy Minister Martin Ferguson...

BP marks first success in containing oil spill

May 16, 2010 5:25 pm | by Reuters | Comments

HOUSTON/GALLIANO, Louisiana (Reuters) - Energy giant BP marked a limited success at containing the oil that is gushing unabated into the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday and said it may be able to stop the flow permanently in about a week.

Brown Geologists Show Unprecedented Warming In Lake Tanganyika

May 16, 2010 11:25 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

( Brown University ) Geologists led by Brown University have documented that Lake Tanganyika in east Africa has experienced unprecedented warming in the last century. Using core samples obtained from the lake bed, the team determined the lake is currently the warmest it has been in...

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Africa's lake Tanganyika warming fast, life dying

May 16, 2010 9:25 am | by Reuters | Comments

ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Africa's lake Tanganyika has heated up sharply over the past 90 years and is now warmer than at any time for at least 1,500 years, a scientific paper said on Sunday, adding that fish and wildlife are threatened.

Dow Declares Quarterly Dividend of 15 Cents per Share

May 16, 2010 8:25 am | by Dow Chemical Company | Comments

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) has declared a dividend of 15 cents per share, payable July 30, 2010, to shareholders of record on June 30, 2010.

Under pressure, BP tries again to contain oil spill

May 16, 2010 7:26 am | by Reuters | Comments

GALLIANO, Louisiana (Reuters) - Energy giant BP made another attempt to siphon gushing oil from an offshore well as political pressure and public outrage increased over the company's slow progress at stopping environmental disaster.

U.S. urges China to keep an open technology policy

May 16, 2010 7:26 am | by Reuters | Comments

HONG KONG (Reuters) - U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke urged China on Sunday to remain open to U.S. and other foreign technology as it ramps up investment in clean energy to fight global warming and secure its economy.

Middle-aged men: Could dwindling testosterone levels decrease sleep?

May 16, 2010 5:25 am | by Science Daily | Comments

At 30 years old, male testosterone levels drop by one to two percent annually. By age 40, men's quality of sleep begins to diminish. Could there be a link between decreased testosterone and reduced sleep?

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BP struggles with latest bid to contain oil spill

May 15, 2010 9:25 pm | by Reuters | Comments

GALLIANO, La./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - BP Plc struggled on Saturday to get its latest effort to contain the massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill to work as the Obama administration demanded the British energy giant clarify its intentions on paying for damage caused by the accident.

BP tussles with latest bid to contain oil spill

May 15, 2010 12:24 pm | by Reuters | Comments

PORT FOURCHON, Louisiana (Reuters) - Pressing ahead after another setback, British energy giant BP said it hoped to complete its latest effort to contain the huge Gulf of Mexico oil spill late on Saturday, while the company's chief executive appeared to dismiss the disaster as "tiny."

Strategies for increasing carbon stored in forests and wood

May 15, 2010 5:23 am | by Science Daily | Comments

While the US and other world leaders consider options for offsetting carbon emissions, it is important to take into account the role forests play in the global carbon cycle, say scientists in a new research paper. Currently, the carbon stored in forests and harvested wood products offsets...

Deepak Plastic Fabricators Announces The Launch Of Their Business Website

May 15, 2010 1:26 am | by 1888PressRelease | Comments

Deepak Plastic Fabricators, Mumbai, is delighted to announce the launch of its website www.indiamart.com/deepakplastics/ that will be of tremendous value to our customers.

App Consolidation: A Strategy That's Always In Style

May 14, 2010 9:25 pm | by InformationWeek | Comments

Windows 7 rollouts and increased M&A are two good catalysts for app consolidation.

Gulf oil spill financial damage seen spreading

May 14, 2010 6:25 pm | by Reuters | Comments

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Shares of companies like BP Plc involved in the well-blowout in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico have taken a big hit in recent days, but now other firms that make a living in those waters are starting to feel financial pain from the massive oil spill.

Obama slams oil companies for spill blame game

May 14, 2010 6:25 pm | by Reuters | Comments

WASHINGTON/PORT FOURCHON, Louisiana (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Friday slammed the companies involved in a massive Gulf of Mexico oil spill as BP Plc readied a siphoning system to contain a growing environmental disaster.

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