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  • $50 billion Nicaragua Canal and a 1-Cent Stamp

    Nicaraguan officials and a Chinese company recently announced that they have broken ground on the $50 billion transoceanic waterway that they predict will rival the Panama Canal.

  • Geologist who modernized volcanology wins the 2015 Vetlesen Prize

    ( The Earth Institute at Columbia University ) Stephen Sparks, a geologist at the University of Bristol who helped bring volcanology into the modern era, is the 2015 recipient of the Vetlesen Prize, considered the Nobel Prize of the earth sciences. He will receive a medal and the $250,000 award at a ceremony in June at Columbia University.




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There are plenty of things to do here on Pelee Island. The weather is measured in Celsius and because it is located in Canada there are warm spells as well as cold. But not too cold because Pelee Island has some of the best wineries in Canada. There wine making is simply excellent. Located in Essex County, Pelee Island is known as a great vacation spot for Canadians but more and more people are finding out about it.



If you are planning a trip to Pelee Island, here are some things that you may be interested in doing. There is the Historical and Natural Parks, there are bird sanctuaries. There are Trails that are great for hiking. If you are a hunter then Pelee is a great place to do that. The main game on the island is pheasant. In fact most of the tourism comes from the hunters. There are local hotels and motels on the island that fill up fast during hunting season.