Costa Rica recently joined 43 other nations in backing a Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare (UDAW), which acknowledges that non-human animals are sentient beings who can think, suffer, and should be protected under the law from cruelty and mistreatment. President Oscar Arias ratified the declaration with Vice President Alfio Piva and Provincial Mayor Araya Monge also offering their endorsement.
Boardwalk - Atlantic City, New Jersey - The boardwalk has so much to offer tourists such as casinos, beaches, Boardwalk Hall, and even the Atlantic City Korean War Memorial to honor the veterans of that war. The city has other attractions like museums, an aquarium, the Absecon Lighthouse and so much more. (https://www.facebook.com/TravelingWarrior)
We Just Had the First January Hurricane in the Atlantic Since 1954
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Super Typhoon China - A super typhoon is a storm that sees wind speeds of at least 150 miles per hour for a minimum of one minute, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Such a storm is the equivalent of a category 5 hurricane in the Atlantic basin or a severe tropical cyclone in the Australian basin. The U.S. Joint Typhoon Warning Center coined the term "super typhoon."
Winter hurricane 'definitely against normal behaviour'
This photo taken from video provided by NASA on Friday shows Hurricane Alex seen from the International Space Station. The rare January hurricane in the Atlantic closed in on the Azores on Friday, with authorities in the Portuguese islands warning of waves up to 18 meters high, wind gusts up to 160 kph and torrential rain.