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“The Path of the Anacondas” aims to save the environment May 1, 2016 04:13

“The Path of the Anacondas” aims to save the environment

This initiative, which aims to help protect a region of the northern Amazon against climate change, will be discussed in London on the 5th [...]
 
Questions about the future of the planet May 1, 2016 00:03

Questions about the future of the planet

To explain what happened during the passing of the Paris Climate Change Agreement last December, an event will take place on the 3rd May [...]
 
The other earthquakes April 24, 2016 06:31

The other earthquakes

“On the 31st of August of a year that I shall not say, successive earthquakes will destroy Santa Fe…” Francisco Margallo    Armando Orozco [...]
 
 
Our next planet: Moon village April 24, 2016 04:08

Our next planet: Moon village

Inspired by NASA’s Apollo programmes deployed during the 1960s, members of the European Space Agency (ESA) are working on moon exploration in a project [...]
 
Reasons for being a criminal April 12, 2016 22:56

Reasons for being a criminal

Whilst some studies show evidence that genes may influence antisocial behaviour, various Latin American programs propose, amongst other things, investing in children in order [...]
 
Three decades later, a canoe travels down the Amazon once more April 10, 2016 23:09

Three decades later, a canoe travels down the Amazon once more

The expedition “From the Amazon to the Caribbean in Canoe” will be republished in 2017, on the anniversary of a voyage that aimed to [...]
 
 
Our cities are neither sustainable nor resilient April 10, 2016 05:41

Our cities are neither sustainable nor resilient

We are being sold the idea that our cities are sustainable and resilient. But to achieve environmental sustainability and mitigate climate change, we need [...]
 
Marxism and ecology April 3, 2016 00:14

Marxism and ecology

Taking place this Saturday (9th of April) are a series of discussions on the environment including climate change seen from a political perspective.   [...]
 
Water crisis: the rich save themselves while the poor die March 13, 2016 05:03

Water crisis: the rich save themselves while the poor die

Around 40% of the Earth’s population endure water shortages for at least one month per year, but the crisis could worsen and it is [...]
 
 
Zika: a virus whose  name is spreading March 6, 2016 14:51

Zika: a virus whose name is spreading

Our worst fears were confirmed when a recent report published in the New England Journal of Medicine revealed new evidence concerning the relationship between [...]
 
GPS Dokodemo shoes vs. Dementia January 24, 2016 22:47

GPS Dokodemo shoes vs. Dementia

The annual increase in people suffering from dementia all over the world has raised awareness in many societies as well as international bodies about [...]
 
Mr. Mayor, what are we doing to the environment? January 23, 2016 07:00

Mr. Mayor, what are we doing to the environment?

Growth and development is a well-publicised goal, but the argument over whether it is viable or sustainable will continue, because those who have assumed [...]
 
 
Set sail for a cleaner future December 14, 2015 08:37

Set sail for a cleaner future

Noah’s Ark is looking for special members to join the environmental, scientific, publicity, entertainment, pirate and financial crews, and help set sail for a [...]
 
Mining (II): The opposition are considered to be terrorists December 6, 2015 09:45

Mining (II): The opposition are considered to be terrorists

Companies come to regions of Colombia, promising gold and money to the local groups, and ten years later they leave them with nothing. As [...]
 
Mining (I): Destroying and displacing indigenous people December 1, 2015 06:28

Mining (I): Destroying and displacing indigenous people

Colombia. Companies in Taraira have been exploiting the mine for more than thirty years, and in Caquetá they have polluted the water. One problem [...]
 
 
 

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