Greenland wildfire

Greenland wildfire 10-08-2017 03:51 PM CEST   Greenland is usually associated with ice and snow, but over the last couple of weeks a wildfire, captured here by the Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite, has been raging in the western part of the country  

It’s time to reimagine carbon

“Ethical Markets welcomes this initiative and we intend to join Volans in this creative network.  We have advocated many new approaches to carbon, including advising asset managers to review their portfolios and re-categorize the fossil reserves from “fuel” to “feedstocks”, so as to  assure that they are not burned, but …

First Draft on Politics: An Alarming Climate Report

A draft report by government scientists concludes that Americans are feeling the effects of climate change right now. Branden Camp/Associated Press Here are some of the stories making news in Washington and politics today: The New York Times has reviewed an alarming draft report by government scientists who say climate …

BDI Newsletter July 2017

We bring you the round-up of latest news, events, trends and developments in the diamond and jewelry industry  Lab-grown Diamonds  1. Ada Diamonds discovers undisclosed mined diamonds in parcels of Lab-grown Stories about Lab-grown diamonds being mixed with mined diamonds are not new, but in a first of its kind incident, …

Video Message from Mark Gough and New Guest Blog

Video Message from Mark Gough and New Guest Blog Watch Mark Gough’s video of support for the World Forum, read our latest blog on conservation financing from Matthew McLuckie, Investment Manager for Rewilding Europe Capital, and in case you missed it, view our latest speaker Hon. Dr Mary Kitutu, Ugandan …

Help scientists discover what else happens during a solar eclipse!

It’s a Solar Eclipse!   When the moon completely covers the sun on August 21, will animals behave differently? Will air and surface temperatures fluctuate?   Help scientists answer these and other research questions!   Below, we highlight projects you can do in the path of the eclipse, in your own …

Sinal do Vale May – July 2017 Newsletter

“Ethical Markets is proud to partner with Sinal do Vale  in its important mission to reintegrate education for our common global future. Watch our TV interview with its inspiring leader Thais Corral at www.ethicalmarkets.tv ~Hazel Henderson, Editor” Highlights May – July 2017 Canisius College Learning Journey For the third consecutive …

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News

  ScienceDaily: Top Environment News Dust deposits give new insights into the history of the Sahara Scientists shed light on carbon’s descent into the deep Earth Sea temperature changes contributing to droughts Destruction of wetlands linked to algal blooms in Great Lakes   Dust deposits give new insights into the …

Protein produced with electricity to alleviate world hunger

Protein produced with electricity to alleviate world hunger A batch of single-cell protein has been produced by using electricity and carbon dioxide in a joint study by the Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. Protein produced in this way can be further developed for …