There has been an earthquake in Sichuan, China that has killed over 8,000 people. It is the biggest in China in 30 years
CO2 levels have hit their highest in 650,000 years and it appears the planet is losing its ability to absorb it.
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Last month construction activity fell the fastest since it was first measured in 2000
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Taoiseach Brian Cowen has launched the government's Yes to Lisbon campaign today.
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