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In many ways, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) seems like a happy marriage of two leaders of the Western World. The figures are…View More Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership: A “Toxic Relationship”
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Nanotechnology has been heralded as one of the most significant innovations in recent times. Modern nano-scale technology has been introduced into the manufacturing of a…View More Nanotechnology: New Innovation, New Concerns
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Across the world, the multi-billion dollar shark finning industry has been responsible for decimating the population of one of nature’s most majestic creatures. Despite a…View More Shark Finning: Slipping through the Nets of International Law