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May 2009
Skipping Stones;May-Aug2009, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p29
The article offers world news briefs related to health, environmental, economic, and political developments. A study of students in Germany has revealed the 30% reduction of overweight children when students have been provided with drinking water instead of soft drinks. The U.S. government has been indicated to take actions for the reduction of global warming and climate change. China has introduced a program aiming to make it the world leader in the production of the electric and hybrid cars.


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