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The changing nature of news offers a diversity of voices, sources, and choice... and lets anyone join in global and local conversations.

2006-01-02

 mobile journalism direct democracy diversity crowd communication
At least 235 marine species are living in both polar regions, despite being 12,000km apart, a census has found.

2009-02-15

 animal ocean ice diversity biology pole
is a global collaboration of language specialists and native speakers building a publicly accessible online archive of ALL documented human languages.
 language diversity database linguistics international
Should global catastrophe strike, the world’s crops at least will be safe, deep-frozen in a vault in the middle of a Norwegian mountain. Johnny Davis ventures inside the Noah's Ark for seeds...

2008-02-16

 seed future apocalypse plant Norway species diversity botany
What aspects of religion should atheists (respectfully) adopt? Alain de Botton suggests a "religion for atheists" -- call it Atheism 2.0 -- that incorporates religious forms and traditions to satisfy our human need for connection, ritual and transcendence...

2011-07

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Facebook, YouTube and even texting will be the salvation of many of the world's endangered languages...

2012-02-18

 language extinction social network diversity
The decline of linguistic and cultural diversity is linked to the loss of biodiversity, a study has suggested. The authors said that 70% of the world's languages were found within the planet's biodiversity hotspots. Data showed that as these important environmental areas were degraded over time, cultures and languages in the area were also being lost...

2012-05-13

 biodiversity diversity language culture extinction nature