Higgins & Lady from the Fairy Glen Reserve close to Cape Town were darted and attacked in December 2011. Their horns chopped off with machete's. They are still alive but of course battling without their horns and with their wounds. Higgins is 80% blind and will probably need an operation in the near future.
Added by Pamela Ida Prince on February 22, 2012 at 4:22am — No Comments
A breast cancer survivor says she is challenging a patent claim on cancer genes because she does not want biotech companies to own human material.
A landmark case challenging the ownership of breast and ovarian cancer genes has begun in the Federal Court in Sydney.
Law firm Maurice Blackburn claims four biotech companies do not have the right to patent a set of human cancer genes.
The dispute is over the ownership of the gene mutation named BRCA1 that could be used to…Continue
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In the small south-west Queensland town of Tara they are protesting re gas mining..
With the Fossile Fuel Propaganda we have all over Australia Foreign Companies & some local
Helter Skelter - given approval in Drilling for Gas and/or mining the Gas..
I have put this video on my blog with Windows.. er…Continue
Pure drinking water is difficult to find.. with mining companies who empty their ponds into our streams & rivers just in case there is a flood & the untreated water is injected into our streams & rivers as well as the possibility of their 'sand banks' that keep the river from flowing its old course - breaks in and sweeps the lot down stream!
Added by Pamela Ida Prince on April 29, 2009 at 1:11am — No Comments