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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Tribal pursuit

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by TOM CARTER

    ... huts made beautiful with elaborate wall hangings inlaid with mirrors. Kutchi men spend the day out with their livestock, the women stay at home doing needlework. Embroidery is their most ... can barely breathe but to open the windows lets in the desert. The jats of northern Kutch are a landless caste of livestock owners and extremely poor. They earn a living from cattle's ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - Animals

    Solution to 'sheepdog mystery' found in the use of two basic rules

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 01:22am by AFP

    ... the environment, herding of livestock, keeping animals away from sensitive areas and collective or guiding groups of exploring robots," said King. ...

  3. Lifestyle - Health

    Green Monday's David Yeung strikes another blow for healthy eating

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:49am by Elaine Yau

    ... was not sustainable for a global population that could be 9.1 billion by 2050. The UN also reports that livestock used to produce foods for the meat industry are responsible for nearly one fifth of the world's greenhouse gas emissions. According to the US Department of Agriculture's 2011 livestock and poultry trade forecast, Hong Kong has more meat eaters, per capita consumption per year, ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books

    Global impact of 1815 volcanic eruption blueprint for today's climate change

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 11:52am by CAMERON DUECK

    ... But the worst was yet to come. The suffocating ash destroyed forests, rice paddies and livestock as well as poisoning wells, triggering starvation on a massive scale across the Indonesian archipelago. ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - ARCHAEOLOGY

    Ancient trees suggest Genghis Khan's success was built on grass

    Posted May 11th 2014, 03:19am by SARAH LAZARUS

    ... Hessl said this sudden profusion contributed to Khan's success. "This high grassland productivity would have sustained huge herds of grazing livestock and allowed large numbers ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    The final frontier: Ha Giang, Vietnam

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am

    ... we ride through, dirtsmudged children stream out of doorways to greet us with a flurry of “heroooo”s, soon followed by “byeeee”s. Motorbikes whizz past carrying all kinds of livestock ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    About the bush: trekking through Tanzania

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by Andrea Oschetti

    ... to a single family. These encampments are surrounded by a fence of acacia thorns, to keep out lions. Next to the inkajijik, livestock is kept in fortified enclosures made of tree logs. I march through ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - ENVIRONMENT

    Book review: Deep Sea and Foreign Going, by Rose George

    Posted Nov 03rd 2013, 05:43pm by GDN

    ... and regulated, are floating coffins. Death is ever-present: 2,000 seafarers died at sea in 2006. One of the most upsetting chapters deals with the sinking of a livestock carrier and horrific scenes ...

  9. Lifestyle

    Hong Kong diners are missing out as fishermen sell their best hauls at sea

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 07:00pm by Charley Lanyon

    ... "Buying marine livestock in Hong Kong waters for seamen's personal supply and consumption is not an issue," Lau says. "However, if the vessel is buying such livestock for reselling ... act of conveying marine livestock acquired in Hong Kong out of Hong Kong waters is an act of exporting. You need to file a manifest with Customs and Excise. Also, the [seafood] may require ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Local Buddhist metal band Chok Ma find a groove in spiritual awareness

    Posted Jan 07th 2014, 09:11am by RACHEL MOK

    ... is created by livestock. "So in general eating less meat is good for the earth. I wish people can get a feel of our relationship with the nature. After all human beings used to live ...




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