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Flood damage would double without coral reefs, warns study

Coupled with projected sea level rise driven by global warming, reef decline could see flooding increase four-fold by century’s end, they reported in the journal Nature Communications. Without coral to help absorb the shock, a once-in-a-century cyclone would wreak twice the havoc, with the damage measured in the tens of ... Read More »

Chinese double amputee finally summits Mount Everest

Xia is the first double amputee to scale Mt Everest from the Nepal side and second person without legs to climb world’s highest peak. Mark Joseph Inglis of New Zealand was the first double leg amputee to scale M Everest from the Chinese side. He accomplished the feat in 2006. Xia ... Read More »

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