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Archives for: December 2010
Shark Fin Soup Warms Bellies: Gives Stars To Sun Tung Lok
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A high class restaurant situated in Tsim Sha Tsui, the Sun Tung Lok – which also happens to be very famous for its shark fin soup – has just gotten the honor of being the first restaurant, not part of a hotel, to be given three Michelin stars.

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“The Definition of Life Has Just Expanded”: NASA Finds Arsenic-based Life Form in Lake:
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Scientists who were researching and testing the harsh environments of Mono Lake in California have uncovered the first organism on the planet which can reproduce and thrive in arsenic – a deadly poison. The organism actually uses arsenic in place of phosphorous in the cell components.

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No Pumping Poop Into the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Waters

A new ruling by the NOAA will effectively stop boaters from pumping any sewage they may have accumulated into the waters of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.

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Japan Aquarium Features Electric Eel Powered Christmas Tree
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Much to the amazement of visitors, an aquarium in Japan is making some shocking changes to the way we view Christmas ornaments – they have plugged in an electric eel to power the lights on their Christmas tree.

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