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Great Barrier Reef a $42 billion asset ‘too big to fail’: study

It's only fair to share...Martin PARRY,AFP•June 25, 2017 Australia’s under-pressure Great Barrier Reef is an asset worth Aus$56 billion (US$42 billion) and as an ecosystem and economic driver is “too big to fail”, a study said Monday. The World Heritage-listed…
United Cuts Overbooking, Hikes Compensation After Passenger Fiasco

It's only fair to share...Chicago (AFP) United Airlines on Thursday announced it will offer bumped passengers up to $10,000 in compensation and reduce overbooking following the dragging incident on board one of its flights that caused worldwide outrage. Those and…
Black Holes Are Bigger Than You Thought

It's only fair to share...Matthew Clifford – International Business Times The Sun’s diameter versus the diameter of Earth. The sun in itself has enough space to fit snugly 1.3 million planets the same size of Earth within its scorching envelope…