Hawaii lava flow area affected

Hawaii lava flow 08-06-2018 04:38 PM CEST   The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission has imaged changes in lava flow from the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii

Marine Litter & Microplastics Bulletin – Vol. 186 No. 13 – 1st Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-Ended Expert Group on Marine Litter and Microplastics – Summary

Marine Litter & Microplastics Bulletin Volume 186 Number 13 | Saturday, 2 June 2018 Summary of the First Meeting of the Ad Hoc Open-ended Expert Group on Marine Litter and Microplastics 29-31 May 2018 | Nairobi, Kenya Languages: EN (HTML/PDF) Visit our IISD/ENB Meeting Coverage from Nairobi, Kenya at: http://enb.iisd.org/oceans/marine-litter-microplastics/adhoc-oeeg1/ The …

The largest thing that humanity has built

Announcing a Preview to “Limits to Electronic Growth” by Katie Singer * www.electronicsilentspring.com   In the next issue of Development, the Society for International Development will publish my paper, “Limits to Electronic Growth.” The paper reports on the Internet’s footprint–its consumption of electricity, water and conflict minerals; its CO2 emissions; …

Groundbreaking Arctic Dialogue: Strengthening Indigenous Arctic Voices in Global Biodiversity Assessment – IPBES

  Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (www.ipbes.net)   Contact: Robert Spaull, +57-310-626-6641 (m); [email protected] Photos: http://bit.ly/2LqPqy3   Groundbreaking Arctic Dialogue: Strengthening Indigenous Arctic  Voices in Global Biodiversity Assessment   Arctic indigenous leaders and decision makers  meet leading global scientists June 6-7 in Helsinki;  Aim to ensure Arctic indigenous expertise and knowledge  well-represented in …

NASA soil moisture data advances global crop forecasts

NASA soil moisture data advances global crop forecasts https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/06/180601134729.htm Data from the first NASA satellite mission dedicated to measuring the water content of soils is now being used operationally by the US Department of Agriculture to monitor global croplands and make commodity forecasts.

China Rx by Rosemary Gibson

China Rx Rosemary Gibson talked about the risks of the U.S. depending on China to supply the essential ingredients for many of our most widely used medicines. https://www.c-span.org/video/?445077-2/china-rx