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THE DEADLY EFFECT OF HUNTING LONG AFTER THE SHOOTING IS DONE

Words Bassam Alkantar The use of traditional plastic wad components in gun cartridges can have a devastating impact on wildlife and the environment. Each year,...

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Olympus Global Open Photo Contest 2017-18

Anyone can participate with any kind of camera Throughout our nearly 100-year history, Olympus has been recognized as a pioneer and innovator focused on contributing...

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Beirut tech sector’s resilience faces another political test (source Financial Times)

Marianne Hoayek says 9,000 tech jobs have already been created Four years ago, Lebanon’s central bank launched a $400m programme to support tech start-ups. Among...

Every breath you take…

It was summer, and the world smelled of roses and jasmine. The sunshine shimmered like powdered gold on the edge of blue wildflowers and...

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The World Press Photo Foundation announced the nominees in each category of the 61st annual Photo Contest and the 8th annual Digital Storytelling Contest. This new announcement process includes, for the first time, naming the six nominees for the World Press Photo of the Year. The winner of the World PressPhoto of the Year and the winners in all categories will be announced at the Awards Show in Amsterdam on 12...

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You may have read about the recent Red List update over the past month. In full, it’s called the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List of Threatened Species, and BirdLife International is the authority for birds, coordinating the process of evaluating all of the world’s bird species against the Red List categories and criteria in order to...

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Words Bassam Alkantar The use of traditional plastic wad components in gun cartridges can have a devastating impact on wildlife and the environment. Each year, one million birds die from lead poisoning in Europe. Many iconic species, such as the Tundra Swan, the White-tailed Eagle, and the Greater Flamingo, perish after ingesting lead shots from expended ammunition cartridges. In Lebanon, the...