Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Mangroves and incomes flourish as Sri Lanka's #women promote #conservation – in pictures #development | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/gallery/2016/jul/26/mangroves-and-incomes-flourish-as-sri-lankas-women-promote-conservation-in-pictures


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Tuesday, July 26, 2016

#Disasters linked to #climate can increase risk of armed conflict | #Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/jul/25/disasters-linked-to-climate-can-increase-risk-of-armed-conflict


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#China's coal peak hailed as turning point in #climate change battle | Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/jul/25/china-coal-peak-hailed-turning-point-climate-change-battle


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Monday, July 25, 2016

#China sets up South China Sea #environment protection fund



China sets up South China Sea environment protection fund

From China relocates world money, a Flipboard magazine by Ryo Uchinomiya

China has set up a 15 million yuan ($2.25 million) environmental protection fund for the South China Sea having already spent double that in…

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New way to manufacture #solar cells more efficiently discovered



New way to manufacture solar cells more efficiently discovered

From Leadership & Ethics, a Flipboard magazine by Brendan Ho

#SolarCells #SolarEnergy – New way to manufacture solar cells more efficiently discovered : Scientists have found a new, cheaper and…

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Secret Offshore Deals Deprive #Africa of Billions In Natural Resource Dollars



Secret Offshore Deals Deprive Africa of Billions In Natural Resource Dollars

From Twitter, a Flipboard magazine by Oxfam International

The Panama Papers show politicians and mining, oil and gas interests benefit from secrecy and dubious multimillion dollar…

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Saturday, July 23, 2016

3 Keys to Managing #Change in Your Workplace



3 Keys to Managing Change in Your Workplace

From Leadership & Management Guide, a Flipboard magazine by John W. Ancelet, Jr.

Managing change in your organization is as much an art form as it is a scientific approach. The art of change management lies in 3 key fundamentals. By…

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7 Types of Plastic Wreaking Havoc on Our Health



7 Types of Plastic Wreaking Havoc on Our Health

From Healthy, a Flipboard magazine by Ron

It's all around us—in our houses, walls, plumbing pipes, bottles and cans, rugs, dental fillings, eyeglass lenses, phones, cars, garden mulch and much…

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The 5 Surprising Secrets of #Leaders Who Matter



The 5 Surprising Secrets of Leaders Who Matter

From The Stylish Man, a Flipboard magazine by The Stylish Man

In today's volatile, high-velocity marketplace, what is the secret to longevity? Great leaders know the answer to that question. The lifespan of most S&P…

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Tree ring warning: #Forests may not be able to save us



Tree ring warning: Forests may not be able to save us

From Climate Change, a Flipboard magazine by Christian Forrest

Forests take up 25 to 30 percent of human-caused emissions of carbon dioxide—a strong greenhouse gas—and therefore are considered to play a…

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#Renewables will take longer and longer "U.S. now has bigger recoverable #oil reserves than Saudi Arabia or Russia



U.S. now has bigger recoverable oil reserves than Saudi Arabia or Russia

From World Politics & Global Events, a Flipboard magazine by Resident42

The United States has overtaken industry giants Saudi Arabia and Russia in recoverable oil reserves, an international study…

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#Solar projects can't save the forest for the trees?



Solar projects can't save the forest for the trees?

From Food for thought, a Flipboard magazine by Venerable Bede

WADING RIVER, N.Y. (AP) — A green energy project has some environmentalists seeing red. Solar energy ordinarily wins praise from groups that want to…

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Six vehicles powered by coffee, saltwater, sewage and other crazy fuels



Six vehicles powered by coffee, saltwater, sewage and other crazy fuels

From Electric Cars, a Flipboard magazine by Terenig

A poop-powered motorcycle could have you fueling up at farms. By Cat DiStasio When it comes to advances in automotive…

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Kerry: #Climate change as dangerous as #terrorism



Kerry: Climate change as dangerous as terrorism

From Climate Change, a Flipboard magazine by Anna Schulz

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that climate change is as dangerous as, if not more than, the threats posed by the…

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Harvesting Water from Air with Less Energy



Harvesting Water from Air with Less Energy

From Cool Articles With No Home, a Flipboard magazine by vegpwr

Harvesting water from air has been around for a while, but the cost of doing so is often prohibitive. Communities in parched areas of the planet often have…

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The Best #Leaders Know These 6 Tricks to Being More Approachable



The Best Leaders Know These 6 Tricks to Being More Approachable

From Leadership, a Flipboard magazine by Brendan Ho

Not being approachable could be your biggest leadership blind spot Approachability is a trait that most people believe they have but few…

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China installed 20 GW of solar power in first-half; triple from a year ago



China installed 20 GW of solar power in first-half; triple from a year ago

From Solar Energy, a Flipboard magazine by Anton Prodanovic, Ph.D.

BEIJING (Reuters) - China installed 20 gigawatts (GW) of solar power capacity in the first half of 2016, three times as much…

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24 signs you're a good #boss — even if it doesn't feel like it



24 signs you're a good boss — even if it doesn't feel like it

From Worth the Interesting, a Flipboard magazine by Abes

It's lonely at the top. Being the boss comes with a ton of pressure. And when you're in a management position, it can be difficult to…

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Scientists turn old plastic bottles into fuel



Scientists turn old plastic bottles into fuel

From Science n Technology, a Flipboard magazine by YS Kwan

(CNN)Millions of tons of plastic garbage pollute our world. What if we could turn them into fuel instead? That's the ambitious plan of a team of…

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GE wants to use #CO2 #pollution to make huge solar #batteries



GE wants to use CO2 pollution to make huge solar batteries

From Geek Reader, a Flipboard magazine by Lance Caldwell

Carbon captured by coal plants would drive turbines that deliver power at night. Two big problems have been vexing environmental scientists…

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New York Chooses A Clean Energy Standard As The Best Way To Lower #Carbon



New York Chooses A Clean Energy Standard As The Best Way To Lower Carbon

From Technology, a Flipboard magazine by Rick Timmer

It's about time we instituted a true Clean Energy Standard that promotes all low-carbon energy rather than continuing with a…

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Historical records missed one fifth of global warming



Historical records missed one fifth of global warming

From Climate Shift, a Flipboard magazine by Anton Prodanovic, Ph.D.

Nasa data has highlighted problems in historical climate records over the past 150 years Almost a fifth of the global warming that has happened…

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Friday, July 22, 2016

#China's #climate change combat - OECD Observer

Positive developments since 2008 in the EU on education, climate change and energy…

http://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/documents/2995521/7566536/1-19072016-BP-EN.pdf/126e6fa2-7412-43af-b0a2-2e7bf8a0747a

The problem with #OutputGap is the obsession that many have to recuperate the lost output. The #Environment is delighted with an output gap "How large is the output gap in the euro area

Embracing Uncertainty for #Innovation | INSEAD Knowledge

Hottest ever June: share pictures to show the impact of #climate change | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2016/jul/20/hottest-ever-june-share-pictures-to-show-the-impact-of-climate-change


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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

#Innovation: The #Uber of #solar power?



Innovation: The Uber of solar power?

From Food for Thought, a Flipboard magazine by CinemaoftheMind

The peer-to-peer sharing economy is finding its way into every industry. From Uber to Airbnb, companies are doing all they can to take advantage of crowdsourcing…

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Why This Summer Is So Hot—And Why the Future Will Be So Much Hotter



Why This Summer Is So Hot—And Why the Future Will Be So Much Hotter

From Science & Space, a Flipboard magazine by TIME

Temperatures will top 110°F in some parts of the U.S. this week A massive heat wave stretching from sea to shining sea is hitting…

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Dirtier than coal: burning #forests for '#green' #energy



Dirtier than coal: burning forests for 'green' energy

From Nature of Things, a Flipboard magazine by Carol Brighton

A bottomland hardwood forest in North Carolina - typical of those clearcut for wood pellets. Photo: Matt Adam Williams. More articles about…

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Fast-charging everlasting #battery power from #graphene



Fast-charging everlasting battery power from graphene

From Apple Byte , a Flipboard magazine by Nikhil Chanana

Swinburne University researchers have invented a new, flexible energy-storage technology that could soon replace the batteries in our cars, phones…

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#UNESCO's Newest World Heritage Sites, in Photos



UNESCO's Newest World Heritage Sites, in Photos

From Science & Archaeology, a Flipboard magazine by Dennis Phillips

Every year, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee meets to discuss sites that have been proposed as new members of their list. In order to be a UNESCO…

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5 Indispensable Qualities of a Great Leader



5 Indispensable Qualities of a Great Leader

From Follow the Leader, a Flipboard magazine by MixTec

You've seen them. Effectively directing the flow of a group activity. All eyes eagerly upon them for guidance and inspiration as they speak or move or…heck,…

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3 Methods Science Recommends for Motivating Employees



3 Methods Science Recommends for Motivating Employees

From Science n Technology, a Flipboard magazine by YS Kwan

According to a 2013 Gallup study covering the US market, "70 percent of workers are not engaged in their jobs." With this startling statistic in…

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#California Breaks #Solar Record, Generates Enough Electricity for 6 Million Homes



California Breaks Solar Record, Generates Enough Electricity for 6 Million Homes

From IEEE Smart Grid, a Flipboard magazine by Lee Stogner

California Breaks Solar Record, Generates Enough Electricity for 6 Million Homes The San Francisco Chronicle calculated…

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#Climate Change Is Shifting the Border Between Italy and Austria



Climate Change Is Shifting the Border Between Italy and Austria

From Angry Planet, a Flipboard magazine by Karrie McGuire Glover

This article appeared in the June issue of VICE magazine. Click HERE to subscribe. In 1991, two German hikers on Italy's northern border…

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Republican platform wants to dismantle US #environment and #climate laws



Republican platform wants to dismantle US environment and climate laws

From How ab that meow! , a Flipboard magazine by DRHOWARD88

The final Republican environmental platform, released Monday, would pull the United States out of the international climate…

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Philippines won't honour UN #climate deal, says president



Philippines won't honour UN climate deal, says president

From Leadership & Ethics, a Flipboard magazine by Brendan Ho

The Philippines will not honour commitments it made under the Paris climate change deal, president Rodrigo Duterte has said in a speech. "You…

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Too few #women at the top means we are all losing out | Jane Dudman | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/jul/19/too-few-women-at-top-female-leaders


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Caffeine fix: Wake up to recycled coffee - CNN.com

http://edition.cnn.com/2016/07/08/world/coffee-recycling-bio-bean/index.html?iid=ob_homepage_showcase_pool


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US says autos can meet 2025 fuel economy targets - Houston Chronicle

8 Signs an Employee Is Exceptional (Which Never Appear on Performance Evaluations) | Inc.com

Monday, July 18, 2016

2016 #Sarbanes-Oxley Survey - Protiviti

#IFRS and US #GAAP: similarities and differences: PwC

UN criticises UK and German for betraying the spirit of the Paris #climate deal



UN criticises UK and German for betraying the spirit of the Paris climate deal

From Environment, a Flipboard magazine by The Guardian

Ban Ki-moon's climate change envoy has accused the UK and Germany of backtracking on the spirit of the Paris climate deal…

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The solution for the melting polar ice caps may be hiding in the #rainforest



The solution for the melting polar ice caps may be hiding in the rainforest

From Cool Articles With No Home, a Flipboard magazine by vegpwr

There was already dramatic evidence that our planet is undeniably warming before 30 December 2015, when the world heard that…

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Income Volatility: A Big Driver Of #Inequality



Income Volatility: A Big Driver Of Inequality

From American Poverty, a Flipboard magazine by danpo

Being poor isn't easy. As in, seriously isn't easy. Trying to balance all the problems that come about is almost impossible, and that's according to…

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A History Of #Solar Cells: How Technology Has Evolved



A History Of Solar Cells: How Technology Has Evolved

From Solar Energy, a Flipboard magazine by Anton Prodanovic, Ph.D.

Though solar power as we know it is no more than 60 years old, the discoveries that led to the solar cell began nearly 200 years ago. These…

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Which Is Worse for the #Planet: Beef or Cars?



Which Is Worse for the Planet: Beef or Cars?

From Healthy, a Flipboard magazine by Ron

By Jordyn Cormier Cars are often used as the golden standard of environmental destruction. We know that our driving is hurtful to the environment. But,…

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#Leadership Reading to Start Your Week: 7/18/16



Leadership Reading to Start Your Week: 7/18/16

From Leadership, a Flipboard magazine by Brendan Ho

Here are choice articles on hot leadership topics culled from the business schools, the business press and major consulting firms, to start off your work…

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How Much of a Disaster Is Scrapping the Department of Energy and #Climate Change?



How Much of a Disaster Is Scrapping the Department of Energy and Climate Change?

From Extreme Weather and Pollution, a Flipboard magazine by Dr. Drive

From the column 'Britain = ¯\_(ツ)_/¯' The one thing that the old people in charge of Britain hadn't entirely fucked up…

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NASA: Melting Ice Sheets Is Changing How the #Earth Rotates



NASA: Melting Ice Sheets Is Changing How the Earth Rotates

From Cutting Edge Science, a Flipboard magazine by JayBro (Jon Brooks)

Driven by dwindling polar ice, climate change is actually changing the way the Earth spins, new research shows. Melting ice sheets are…

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

#WWF buys shark fishing licence on Great Barrier Reef to scrap it | Environment | The Guardian

Más de cien premios Nobel acusan a @Greenpeace de "crimen contra la humanidad" por su oposición a los #transgénicos - Libertad Digital

3 developments that could help the world stay below a dangerous global warming threshold



3 developments that could help the world stay below a dangerous global warming threshold

From Whats Happening In Tech, a Flipboard magazine by Pieter Gouws

The recent streak of record-breaking temperatures has shown that climate change is not waiting for the world to…

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1 Obscene Statistic Helps Explain Why Income #Inequality Is So Bad



1 Obscene Statistic Helps Explain Why Income Inequality Is So Bad

From WTF is Happening To The US, a Flipboard magazine by Kat K

Prepare to cringe. Chief executives certainly have demanding jobs ― requiring long hours, boorish appearances on CNBC and earnest…

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7 Ways Successful Leaders Deal With Chaos and Uncertainty



7 Ways Successful Leaders Deal With Chaos and Uncertainty

From Leadership, a Flipboard magazine by Brendan Ho

It's during uncertain times that we need leadership the most in order to get through it successfully. As I watch the unfolding drama of the UK…

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How to Install a #Solar System and Not Get Burned



How to Install a Solar System and Not Get Burned

From DIY, Home, & Garden, a Flipboard magazine by Rick Timmer

Maybe you've seen ads for solar deals or you've seen solar panels pop up on rooftops around the neighborhood. You may be wondering, is a solar system…

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5 Ways to Stop Micromanaging and Become a More Effective #Leader



5 Ways to Stop Micromanaging and Become a More Effective Leader

From Leadership, a Flipboard magazine by Brendan Ho

Micromanagers not only frustrate their employees--they stress themselves out, too. Here are five ways to expel your inner micromanager.…

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This Is What Will Get More #Women in the C-Suite #Equality



This Is What Will Get More Women in the C-Suite

From Energy, a Flipboard magazine by Fortune

It should be about men, too. The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and…

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3 things you didn’t know about global #population and #climate change



3 things you didn't know about global population and climate change

From Cool Articles With No Home, a Flipboard magazine by vegpwr

Compass Pointing the way to a clean energy future July 12, 2016 By A. Tianna Scozzaro The question "What is the impact of family…

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How Digital Finance empowers #women | From Poverty to Power



How Digital Finance empowers women | From Poverty to Power

From Twitter, a Flipboard magazine by Oxfam International

Sophie Romana (left) and Shelley Spencer (right) report back from the June 8 high level roundtable organized by NetHope and USAID, which…

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Global #warming is shifting #Earth's clouds, study shows



Global warming is shifting Earth's clouds, study shows

From Climate Shift, a Flipboard magazine by Anton Prodanovic, Ph.D.

The reaction of clouds to a warming atmosphere has been one of the major sources of uncertainty in estimating exactly how much the world will…

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Tuesday, July 12, 2016

How #eco homes can cut your #energy bills – or even make money



How eco homes can cut your energy bills – or even make money

From DIY, Home, & Garden, a Flipboard magazine by Rick Timmer

If there's one type of housing that really has a buzz around it right now, it is eco homes. They help the planet, they help your pocket,…

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5 Painful Signs You Are A Rookie #Leader



5 Painful Signs You Are A Rookie Leader

From Leadership, a Flipboard magazine by Brendan Ho

With so many lessons, here are a few signals that you are doing it all wrong. Whether you are a new startup founder building out your team or that up and coming…

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UK poorly prepared for #climate change impacts, government advisers warn | #Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/jul/12/uk-poorly-prepared-for-climate-change-impacts-government-advisers-warn


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