California Dries Up as Brown Pushes $15 Billion Tunnel

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News, Earth Systems Science

California’s worsening drought is raising the stakes for a $15 billion plan endorsed by Governor Jerry Brown to build two 30-mile (48-kilometer) water tunnels under an ecologically sensitive river delta east of San Francisco Bay. The tunnels, each as wide as a two-lane interstate highway, would ship water more reliably …

News from Terry Mock : Northwest Biocarbon Initiative: Innovators and financing innovation

Jay Owen Sustainability News

We at Ethical Markets are proud that Terry Mock, pioneer  ecological developer ,  has joined our Advisory Board .  We welcome  all Terry’s news of SLDI   and highly recommend THE MAN WHO PLANTED TREES  by Jim Robbins , just published , an amazing story ! – Hazel Henderson, Editor.   …

‘Benign’ malaria key driver of human evolution in Asia-Pacific

kristy Earth Systems Science

‘Benign’ malaria key driver of human evolution in Asia-Pacific Posted: 04 Sep 2012 02:09 PM PDT The malaria species rampant in the Asia-Pacific region has been a significant driver of evolution of the human genome, a new study has shown. An international team of researchers has shown that Plasmodium vivax …