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Morning Cup of Links: Sports Cars to Drool Over

2 days agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

The 10 most beautiful cars money can buy. The list is a little heavy on Batman-style sports cars, but that’s okay. The Ghoulish Dance of Papua New Guinea’s Skeleton People. The Chimbu tribe’s fearsome body paint is meant to intimidate enemies and impress strangers. The Woman Emperor. Show More Summary

Magnitude 6.3 Earthquake Strikes Off Papua New Guinea

SINGAPORE, March 16 (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.3 earthquake struck off the Papua New Guinea island of New Britain on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said. The quake struck 6 miles (9 km), northwest of the town of Rabaul, on the northeast tip of New Britain island, it said. Show More Summary

This Company’s New Maternity Leave Policy Should Be The Blueprint For The US Government’s

The Washington Post coverage of the change hails this as "an unusual new policy for working mothers", but it's really only unusual in the USA. Along with Swaziland, Lesotho, and Papua New Guinea, we're one of just four countries in the world that fails to mandate paid maternity leave. Show More Summary

Physiological and ecological performance differs in four coral taxa at a volcanic carbon dioxide seep

Around volcanic carbon dioxide (CO2) seeps in Papua New Guinea, partial pressures of CO2 (pCO2) approximate those as predicted for the end of this century, and coral communities have low diversity and low structural complexity. To assess the mechanisms for such community shifts in response to ocean acidification, we examined the physiological performance of two […]

The sound of cricket success in Papua New Guinea

PNG missed out on the World Cup by the smallest of margins but village cricket has sparked a boom in the sport.

Oil Search’s PNG refile

Oil Search set to renew its efforts to secure Talisman’s Papua New Guinea assets.

Papua New Guinea not giving up on World Cup dream

The side narrowly missed out on qualifying for cricket's global event this year. But the interest has not diminished.

Rolling in the Deep – Papua New Guinea

Rolling in the Deep – Papua New Guinea from Dustin Adamson. presents The Rolling in the Deep series this time taking us into Papua New Guinean waters, one of the last unspoiled diving destinations left on earth. Watch in HD … Continue reading ?

T&T Salvage Aids Charity’s Efforts Against Malaria

A small feeder container vessel ran aground off the coast of Papua New Guinea. A large part of its cargo consisted of 32 containers of mosquito nets owned by international

World Catching On to Importance of Blue Economy

In this week's episode of "EARTH A New Wild," my colleague M. Sanjayan visits Papua New Guinea, the Bahamas, the Sea of Cortez and New York City to spotlight just a few of the ways people are interacting with our oceans. Humans haveShow More Summary

PNG Prime Minister speaks up on West Papua

[youtube:VzqCI-0gOwM] Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister Peter O'Neill did something remarkable last Thursday. In a wide-ranging policy speech at a leadership summit in Port Moresby, he acknowledged the oppression of the people of West Papua. Show More Summary

Policy Points: Bringing America’s Workforce into the 21st Century

What do the United States and Papua New Guinea have in common? They’re the only two countries that don’t guarantee paid time off for new mothers. The good news is that this could be changing.

'The Salt of the Earth' trailer: Through the lens of Sebastiao Salgado

The Brazilian photojournalist Sebastiao Salgado has spent decades transporting people to the furthest corners of the Earth through his images: from the mines of Brazil to the forests of Papua New Guinea to remote islands in the Arct...

Exxon, Chevron Set to Boost Production Just as Prices Fall

``Exxon Mobil has been working for years on a fleet of enormous new oil and gas projects in places such as Abu Dhabi, Russia, Papua New Guinea, and the Gulf of Mexico designed to turn around what has been a consistent and alarming slide in oil and gas production. Show More Summary

VICE on HBO: Watch Our HBO Report on the Worst Drought in Texas's History

(We're putting the second season of our Emmy-winning HBO show online. Watch all the episodes that have gone up so far here.) In the eighth episode of our second season of VICE on HBO, we head to Papua New Guinea, where America's Exxon Mobil has staked a claim to a $19 billion liquid natural gas project. Show More Summary

Island Hopping in Papua New Guinea's Milne Bay

Located just north of Australia, Papua New Guinea is a weird and wonderful place. Its more than seven million inhabitants are scattered across 600 islands and speak over 800 different languages, making for cultural and geographic diversity that's virtually unmatched elsewhere on the planet. Show More Summary

"This statement confirmed the findings of the United Nations International Labor Organization that..."

2 months agoTechnology : Message

“This statement confirmed the findings of the United Nations International Labor Organization that the United States is one of four countries — along with Lesotho, Swaziland and Papua New Guinea — that has no paid maternity leave.” - An American Outrage: Having Babies on Sick Leave | Judith Barnett "Christian countries," all of them, fwiw. (via slavin)

Enhanced Satellite Connectivity in Papua New Guinea

SpeedCast partners with O3b to deliver enhanced connectivity to Papua New Guinea   Global satellite communications service provider SpeedCast International

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