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Oct 08, 2019
Woolly mammoths died off 4,000 years ago from isolation and extreme weather, study suggestsResearchers also believe that mammoths may have gone extinct after being cut off on an island during a global warming event.
Aug 26, 2019
Plastic 'floating island' resort provides greener solution to ocean pollutionThe island charges 15,000 CFA francs per person per day, includes a meal, the ferry, and 60,000 CFA francs for a night.
Jul 31, 2019
Island off the coast of Pakistan disappears into the sea over a period of six yearsThe island was oval-shaped and was formed due to a mud volcano that erupted in September 2013.
Jun 20, 2019
Norwegian island wants a 'time-free' zone during the months the sun doesn't setThe island is north of the Arctic Circle with a population of 350, fishery & tourism is the main occupations.
Jun 11, 2018
US-North Korea Summit: The venue playing host, Sentosa Island, is a paradise with dark past, historical significanceThe stage is set for a historic meeting between the President of United States of America Donald Trump and the supreme leader of North Korea Kim Jong-un in Singapore's Sentosa Island on Tuesday.
Aug 01, 2016
African island country Sao Tome and Principe eyes tourism to boost economySao Tome and Principe were once the world's leading producer of cocoa. Today the island nation is promoting itself as a tourist destination
Sep 22, 2015
Unidentified gunmen take hostages; abduct 3 foreigners, Filipino from Philippine resortUnidentified gunmen have abducted a Norwegian resort manager, two Canadians and a Filipino woman from a southern Philippine island, the military and police said Tuesday.
Sep 14, 2015
Volcano in southern Japan erupts, sending huge plumes of smoke into the airMount Aso, a volcano on the southern Japanese island of Kyushu, has erupted, sending huge plumes of black and then white smoke 2,000 meters (6,560 feet) into the air.
May 29, 2015
Japanese island evacuated after Volcano eruption, no casualties reportedA violent volcanic eruption in Japan forced the evacuation of an island on Friday, as a huge column of ash was shot high into the sky.
May 19, 2015
Watch: Volcanic eruptions on an island in Japan gives way to new lifeA brand new island emerging off the coast of Japan offers scientists a rare opportunity to study how life begins to colonise barren land