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The Hindu
High speed railways in India: success will ride on the detailsEnvironmental degradation along the route, dislocation of people, noise polluti
High speed railways in India: success will ride on the details
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
Environmental degradation along the route, dislocation of people, noise pollution, and regionally imbalanced development are potential pitfalls. The flurry of activity that accompanied French President Francois Hollande’s visit to India last month... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Alarm Over Land DegradationNew studies show that land degradation is advancing and that African countries
Alarm Over Land Degradation
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
New studies show that land degradation is advancing and that African countries are among the worst hit. Poorer communities suffer the most though there is some cause for hope. To establish the scale of land degradation, experts have been conducting... Read more
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DW
Alarm over land degradation in Africa |To establish the scale of land degradation, experts have been conducting resear
Alarm over land degradation in Africa |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
To establish the scale of land degradation, experts have been conducting research from space. A team of scientists from Bonn's Center for Development Research and other partner institutions has been shifting through huge quantities of satellite... Read more
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Japan Update
Time for new start for sustainable futureBy Eduard Heinrich-Sanchez After a short sabbatical, I am back with the new ye
Time for new start for sustainable future
Japan Update / Posted 10 days ago
By Eduard Heinrich-Sanchez After a short sabbatical, I am back with the new year. The Lunar New Year will ring in on Feb. 9, 2016, ushering in the “Year of the Monkey”. And Taiwan has a new president, the first woman to lead the country. On Jan.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada has energy export opportunities beyond pipelinesSarah Petrevan is a senior policy adviser at Clean Energy Canada, a program of
Canada has energy export opportunities beyond pipelines
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Sarah Petrevan is a senior policy adviser at Clean Energy Canada, a program of Simon Fraser University’s Centre for Dialogue. Why? There’s controversy, for starters, but it’s also the fact that energy exports – especially oil – make up a big chunk... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Maurice Strong remembered for putting environmental issues on global stageDuring an interview in 2014, Maurice Strong told The Globe and Mail how he, a b
Maurice Strong remembered for putting environmental issues on global stage
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 days ago
During an interview in 2014, Maurice Strong told The Globe and Mail how he, a businessman turned diplomat, came to have a lifelong interest in science and the environment. It started with the principal of the school he attended while growing up in... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
GOP Fiddles While Earth Burns. CategoryThere a scientific consensus on global warming. In the scientific field of clim
GOP Fiddles While Earth Burns. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 29 days ago
There a scientific consensus on global warming. In the scientific field of climate studies, which includes many disciplines, the consensus can be demonstrated by the number of scientists who have stopped arguing about what is causing climate change.... Read more

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