Archive for 11 January 2009

The U.S. ranks 1st in almonds

11 January 2009 Leave a comment

According to an article in Forestry Studies in China, the United States ranks first in terms of almond exports.

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The U.S. ranks 16th in freedom of the press

11 January 2009 2 comments

According to Freedom House, the United States is tied for sixteenth in terms of freedom of the press. Finland and Iceland are are tied for first.


The U.S. ranks 150th in well being and environmental impact

11 January 2009 2 comments

According to the New Economics Foundation, the United States ranks one-hundred-fiftieth in terms of the Happy Planet Index (HPI). Vanuatu ranks first.