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Adapting to Climate Change in the Andes
Environment  (tags: Climate Change, Andes, Paramos, Water Resources, Human Activity, IUCN, International Union for, Conservation of Nature )

Brian
- 2 days ago - iucn.org
"This ecosystem is vulnerable to climate change. And climate is not the only change it is facing. Human activity including agriculture, livestock grazing, burning, mining, inadequate water management and urban expansion all pose serious risks..."
5 More Bodies Found at Japan Volcano; Toll Now 36
World  (tags: Japan, Volcano, Tragedy, Mount Ontake, 36 Dead )

Brian
- 2 days ago - abcnews.go.com
"Toxic gases and ash from still-erupting Mount Ontake forced Japanese rescue workers to call off the search for more victims Monday as dozens of relatives awaited news of their family members."
Stanford Researchers Create 'Evolved' Protein That May Stop Cancer From Spreading
Health & Wellness  (tags: Cancer, Breast Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Research, Treatment, Evolved Protein, Genetic Modification, DNA Sequences, BioEngineering, BioTechnology )

Brian
- 1 day ago - eurekalert.org
"Experimental therapy stopped the metastasis of breast and ovarian cancers in lab mice, pointing toward a safe and effective alternative to chemotherapy."
Five Ways the Superintelligence Revolution Might Happen
Science & Tech  (tags: Artificial Intelligence, Research, Development, Super Intelligence )

Brian
- 2 days ago - theconversation.com
"A survey of leading researchers in AI suggests that there is a 50% probability that human-level machine intelligence will have been attained by 2050."
Is the Stock Market Bubble of 2014 Ready to Burst?
Business  (tags: Stock Market, Real Estate, Bubble, Great Recession, Double Dip, FOMC, Federal Open Market Committee, Federal Reserve, Economy, Investment )

Brian
- 2 days ago - marketwatch.com
"The answer is yes, absolutely, you bet it is. The interesting part is that it is not the only asset class that is in a bubble. In addition to the stock market, real estate is also in a bubble..."
California Becomes First State to Ban Plastic Bags
Environment  (tags: Plastic Bags, Ban, California, Gov Jerry Brown, Pollution, Streets, Waterways )

Brian
- 21 hours ago - sfgate.com
"Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags at grocery and convenience stores, driven to action by pollution in streets and waterways."
How to Move Ahead Quickly on Carbon Pricing
World  (tags: Carbon pricing, Reducing Emission, Climate Change, Int'l Agreements, World Economic Forum, World Health Organization, Int'l Politics, IMF, Int'l Monetary Fund )

Brian
- 1 day ago - forumblog.org
"The time has come to end hand wringing on climate strategy, particularly controlling carbon dioxide emissions. We need an approach that builds on national self-interest and spurs a race to the top in low-carbon energy solutions."
What You Need To Know About Genetically Modified Organisms
Green Lifestyle  (tags: GM crops, Genetic Modification, Overview, Myths, Facts, GMOs )

Brian
- 1 day ago - iflscience.com
"GM crops have sparked a lot of controversy over the years, fuelled largely through a lack of understanding. Do we need GM crops? Are they dangerous? This article will give a brief overview of this topic and discuss some of the myths and facts of GMOs."
Reasonable Vegan: Frankenfood: The Science of Genetically Engineered Crops
Health & Wellness  (tags: Veganism, Vegetarianism, GM crops, Genetic Modification, Genetic Engineering, Science, Controversy, Foods, Safety )

Brian
- 17 hours ago - rvgn.org
"There is a lot of controversy in the vegan and animal rights community around genetically engineered foods that is often clouded by scaremongering, misconceptions, half-truths, and outdated information"
Unearthed: Can This GMO Save Our Oceans?
Environment  (tags: Fish, Overharvesting, Depopulation, Omega 3s, Fish Oil, EPA, DHA, Genetic Modification, GMO, Yeast )

Brian
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
"A necessary nutrient. A limited source. A growing population. If we can grow EPA and DHA in the lab without having to catch any fish at all, isn't that a boon for mankind?"
 
 
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