Thursday, November 19, 2015
An exhibition is shedding new light on the Antarctic expedition by British explorer Ernest Shackleton a hundred years ago.His ship was trapped in ice for months before he led his men to safety.Al Jazeera's Jessica Baldwin reports from London.
INC News, 19/11/2015 via AL JAZEERA
One of the legacies of the Soviet era has been the abandonment of radioactive waste in countries that were once part of the USSR.In Kyrgyzstan, 92 nuclear dump sites are threatening not only people, but also the environment.Al Jazeera's Robin Forestier-Walker reports from the town of Mailuu Suu, where the government says it urgently needs millions of dollars to clean up the problem.
INC News, 19/11/2015 - via AL JAZEERA