Originally Published by The Guardian - Species across land, rivers and seas decimated as humans kill for food in unsustainable numbers and destroy habitats.
September 30th, 2014
Originally Published by NYT - Several years ago, beekeepers were vexed: Honeybees, those versatile wovanishing beesrkhorses of pollination, were vanishing by the millions.
September 29th, 2014
Biodiversity, Earth Observation
Originally Published by Science Daily - Big disasters almost always result in big power failures. Not only do they take down the TV and fridge, they also wreak havoc with key infrastructure like cell towers. That can delay search and rescue operations at a time when minutes count. Engineers have now developed a tabletop model of robotic first responders that can bring power to places that need it the most —- like communications towers.
September 26th, 2014
Originally Published by Earth Sky - http://rss2.earthsky.org/~r/fullsite/~3/vlGG_6QVavY/while-arctic-sea-ice-declines-in-2014-antarctic-sea-ice-increases.
September 25th, 2014
Originally Published by The IEEE - A new study reignites questions over how future generations will meet their energy .
September 24th, 2014
Originally Published by The Guardian - Barack Obama, David Cameron and Dilma Rousseff are among leaders in New York today at a climate summit.
September 23rd, 2014
Originally Published by New Scientist - Workers, teachers and activists concerned about the climate marched alongside Al Gore, Ban Ki Moon and Jane Goodall in New York on Sunday.
September 22nd, 2014
Originally Published by The Guardian - New study overturns 20 years of consensus on peak projection of 9bn and gradual decline Continue reading.
September 19th, 2014
Originally Published by Science Daily - A novel environmental crowdsourcing technique for assessing water quality in India is being evaluated by a three-continent research consortium. The technique relies on 53-cent test kits and the nation’s ubiquitous mobile phone service.
September 18th, 2014
Originally Published by New Scientist - The act of fracking is probably not contaminating US drinking water – the real problem is leaks from the wells that bring natural gas to the surface
September 17th, 2014