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  • Marching for Climate Change

    19 September 2014, 1:14 pm by: Susan Colby

    Imagine… More than 100,000 people of all nationalities thronging New York City streets in peaceful protest…  Imagine silence… As the throng honors the people on the front lines of climate change… Then… Imagine the noise… Vuvuzelas, horns, musical…
  • California Adds Steam to the Plastic Bag Ban Movement

    18 September 2014, 2:08 am by: Jane Engelsiepen

    By Jill Richardson Courtesy of Other Words We can conserve by not wasting stuff we don’t actually need. California is on the verge of becoming the first state to ban plastic grocery bags. Governor Jerry Brown says he intends to … Continue reading →
  • Europe Successfully Phasing Out Known Ozone Layer-harming Chemicals

    16 September 2014, 12:58 pm by: Guest

    Courtesy of the European Environment Agency Chemicals which damage the ozone layer continue to be phased out in the European Union, according to the latest data from the European Environment Agency (EEA).     The report ‘Ozone depleting substances 2013‘…
  • Nanoparticles: Panacea or Pandora’s Box?

    13 August 2014, 12:01 pm by: Guest

    Widespread Application of Nanoparticles in Food Could Lead to Unintended Consequences By David Suzuki Nanoparticles can be used to deliver vaccines, treat tumors, clean up oil spills, preserve food, protect skin from sun and kill bacteria. They’re so useful…
  • Asia-Pacific Clean Air Partnership Launched to Fight Global Air Pollution

    8 August 2014, 6:00 pm by: Guest

    U.S. EPA The Cities Clean Air Partnership, the first major clean air certification and partnership program to encourage air quality protection in cities across the Asia-Pacific region, was launched today by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Taiwan…
  • Global Warming Deniers’ Desperation

    6 August 2014, 2:14 pm by: Guest

    Global Warming Deniers get More Desperate by the Day By David Suzuki The Heartland Institute’s recent International Climate Change Conference in Las Vegas illustrates climate change deniers’ desperate confusion. As Bloomberg News noted, “Heartland’s…
  • Indigenous Mountain Farmers Unite on Climate Change

    21 July 2014, 1:30 pm by: Guest

    Courtesy of Sci Dev Net Farmers from 25 indigenous mountain communities in ten countries have come together to share traditional knowledge that could help them to mitigate climate change and to lobby governments for greater recognition of their unique…
  • OCO-2 Mission to Monitor Earth’s Breathing

    2 July 2014, 6:44 pm by: Susan Colby

    NASA Launches New Carbon-Sensing Mission to Monitor Earth’s Breathing   NASA successfully launched its first spacecraft dedicated to studying atmospheric carbon dioxide at 2:56 a.m. PDT (5:56 a.m. EDT) Wednesday. The Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2)…
  • World Oceans Day 2014

    7 June 2014, 8:13 pm by: Susan Colby

    “One Planet, One Ocean Together, we have the power to protect them both” Around the world, the World Oceans Day movement is growing exponentially. The theme for last year and for 2014, “One Planet, One Ocean – Together, we have … Continue reading →
  • World Environment Day 2014

    5 June 2014, 3:20 pm by: Guest

    Raise Your Voice, Not the Sea Level Barbados, a small Caribbean island at the cutting edge of the fight against climate change, will be hosting World Environment Day 2014, leading United Nations-wide efforts to draw attention to the plight of … Continue…

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