Virgin Galactic conducted its first rocket-powered supersonic test flight of SpaceShipTwo on April 29. The flight took off from California's Mojave Air and Spaceport. at 7 a.m. PDT (10 a.m.EDT/1400 GMT)
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A movement of conservationists, high profile chefs, luxury hotels and celebrities are working to raise the awareness of the overfishing of sharks for fin soup and the danger to the world marine ecosystem
In reaction to environment minister John Baird's comments that Kyoto targets will not be included in the Conservative Government's own plan to reduce air pollution and greenhouse gases Branson criticized them for not acting more quickly.