ScienceDaily: Top Environment News

Jay Owen Earth Systems Science

Shark tooth weapons reveal missing shark species in Central Pacific islands Satellite tagging maps the secret migration of white sharks 2013 wintertime Arctic sea ice maximum fifth lowest on record Chimps: Ability to ‘think about thinking’ not limited to humans ‘A better path’ toward projecting, planning for rising seas on …

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News

Jay Owen Earth Systems Science

Insect pests more plentiful in hotter parts of city than in cooler areas Poultry probiotic cuts its coat to beat bad bacteria New bone survey method could aid long-term survival of Arctic caribou How microbes survive at bare minimum: Archaea eat protein New evidence ancient asteroid caused global firestorm on …

Arms Bazaars Proliferate as U.N. Tries to Regulate Trade

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News

      Arms Bazaars Proliferate as U.N. Tries to Regulate Trade   By Thalif Deen UNITED NATIONS, Feb 2013 (IPS) – When a 20-year-old went on a deadly shooting spree killing 26 students and teachers in an elementary school in Connecticut last December, there was the inevitable outcry either for …

Aiming at Global Disarmament by 2030

Jay Owen Global Citizen, Trendspotting

  Aiming at Global Disarmament by 2030   By Ramesh Jaura – IDN-InDepth NewsAnalysis   BERLIN (IDN) – An eminent Buddhist leader Daisaku Ikeda is calling for an “expanded nuclear summit” in 2015 to solidify momentum toward a world free from nuclear weapons and become the launching point for a …

Ethical Markets Supports OCCUPY !

Jay Owen SRI/ESG News, Global Citizen

  We were all concerned at the repeated lies and evidence-free reporting by Rupert Murdoch’s New York Post on December 31st asserting a (non-existent) connection between Occupy Wall Street and an individual arrested for possessing weapons and bomb making materials. This is far from the first time the New York …

Chris Hedges on the significance of #OccupyWallStreet: tinkering with the corporate state is no longer sufficient

Ethical Markets Wealth of Networks

What took place early Friday morning in Zuccotti Park was the first salvo in a long struggle for justice. It signaled a step backward by the corporate state in the face of popular pressure. And it was carried out by ordinary men and women who sleep at night on concrete, …