Sunday, September 25, 2016

The grey parrot and the race against #Africa’s wildlife extinction | #Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/sep/24/cites-endangered-species-meeting-johannesburg


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#Gender pay gap won't close until 2069, says Deloitte | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/society/2016/sep/24/gender-pay-gap-wont-close-until-2069-says-deloitte


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Baby lobsters in hot water as ocean temperatures rise | #Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/sep/24/lobsters-climate-change-oceans-marine-life-seafood-research


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The #Ethical Carnivore by Louise Gray review – one way to stop us eating so much meat | #Books | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/sep/23/ethical-carnivore-year-killing-eat-louise-gray-review


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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

The Washington Post: Scientists may have just solved a riddle about Antarctica — and you’re not going to like the answer

I thought you might like this story fromThe Washington Post

Scientists may have just solved a riddle about Antarctica — and you're not going to like the answer
Oddly placed fossils in the Transantarctic mountains could carry a sea level warning all the way to the present.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2016/09/20/scientists-may-have-just-solved-a-riddle-about-antarctica-and-youre-not-going-to-like-the-answer/


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The Washington Post: Even an extra five pounds can hurt your job chances

I thought you might like this story fromThe Washington Post

Even an extra five pounds can hurt your job chances
The judgement continues

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/09/21/even-an-extra-five-pounds-can-hurt-your-job-chances/


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Saturday, September 17, 2016

Six technologies that produce clean, safe drinking #water



Six technologies that produce clean, safe drinking water

From Health, Fitness & Diabetes Education, a Flipboard magazine by John W. Ancelet, Jr.

Computer chips and offshore plants help desalinate some water supplies. By Cat DiStasio One in 10 people worldwide lack regular access to safe…

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Don't join them, kill them "Losing business to #solar, U.S. utility companies fight to kill consumer trend



Losing business to solar, U.S. utility companies fight to kill consumer trend

From Energy, a Flipboard topic

In some of the sunniest areas of the U.S., solar power is becoming a victim of its own success. With so many people…

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Rise of the right and #climate catastrophe: Will Trumpism, Brexit and geopolitical exceptionalism sink the #planet?



Rise of the right and climate catastrophe: Will Trumpism, Brexit and geopolitical exceptionalism sink the planet?

From Politics, a Flipboard magazine by Salon

Nations are putting the needs of a fossil fuel-based domestic growth agenda ahead of…

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Boletín: #Contaminación atmosférica en vidas y dinero




Violencia urbana: un problema con proporciones de epidemia

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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

8 things we keep buying that are killing the #planet



8 things we keep buying that are killing the planet

From Environmental Update , a Flipboard magazine by Max Guinn

Most of us try to reduce our carbon footprint by recycling, flipping off the lights when we leave a room, and weatherproofing our homes. And while…

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UK must move now on #carbon capture to save consumers billions, says report | #Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/sep/12/uk-must-move-now-on-carbon-capture-to-save-consumers-billions-says-report


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Sadiq Khan tackles #London's deadly #smog - CNN.com

http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/12/world/sadiq-khan-london-pollution/index.html


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Standard operating procedure "How the #sugar industry sweetened research in its favor #Health CNN.com

http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/12/health/sugar-industry-heart-disease-research/index.html


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Can our need for a #carbon-free future override our fears of #nuclear #energy? Sustainable Business | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2016/sep/12/carbon-free-plants-nuclear-energy-future-power-state-sources


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Ban on domestic #ivory trade passes at international summit | #Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/sep/11/ivory-trade-international-agreement


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La Responsabilidad Social Corporativa es cosa de pymes #RSE

http://m.pymesyautonomos.com/vocacion-de-empresa/la-responsabilidad-social-corporativa-es-cosa-de-pymes?utm_source=elblogsalmon&utm_medium=network&utm_campaign=editorial_recommendation_section


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Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Conservative media bias is inflating American #climate denial and polarization



Conservative media bias is inflating American climate denial and polarization

From Semantic Infiltration, a Flipboard magazine by Paul D. Miller

A new study by a team of sociologists at Oklahoma State University has found political polarization on climate change is…

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#Elephants on the path to extinction - the facts | #Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/aug/12/elephants-on-the-path-to-extinction-the-facts


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#Greens cannot afford to ignore economics | Letters | #Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/sep/05/greens-cannot-afford-to-ignore-economics


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Soaring ocean temperature is 'greatest hidden challenge of our generation' | #Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/sep/05/soaring-ocean-temperature-is-greatest-hidden-challenge-of-our-generation


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Toxic air #pollution particles found in human brains | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/sep/05/toxic-air-pollution-particles-found-in-human-brains-links-alzheimers


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Sunday, September 04, 2016

WORKING WHILE FEMALE? NEW STUDY SAYS #GENDER IS A BIGGER FACTOR THAN RACE WHEN NEGOTIATING RAISES



WORKING WHILE FEMALE? NEW STUDY SAYS GENDER IS A BIGGER FACTOR THAN RACE WHEN NEGOTIATING RAISES

From Radar, a Flipboard magazine by Nylon

SMASH THE GLA$$ CEILING TL;DR: If you're a woman in the workplace, a person of color, or both,…

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Wednesday, August 31, 2016

'Frostpunk' considers the grim reality of surviving #climate change



'Frostpunk' considers the grim reality of surviving climate change

From Tech, a Flipboard magazine by Mashable

Frostpunk uses an icy dystopian steampunk setting as the backdrop for a game that asks players to consider the choices that must be…

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12 Business Leaders on How They Handle #Stress



12 Business Leaders on How They Handle Stress

From Leadership, Management & The CEO, a Flipboard magazine by Mr Crawley

Tips from Susan Wojcicki, Jack Dorsey, and other executives. Stress seems to be part of every job description, particularly when you reach the C-suite.…

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No, Sweden does not #recycle 99 percent of its waste.



No, Sweden does not recycle 99 percent of its waste.

From Environmental, a Flipboard magazine by Jacob A. Morris

Our friends at Inhabitat are running a very popular post titled How Sweden recycles 99 percent of its waste, which they picked up from Global…

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Musk Expresses Pessimism On #Climate Change (w/Video)



Musk Expresses Pessimism On Climate Change (w/Video)

From Environmental, a Flipboard magazine by Jacob A. Morris

Published on August 30th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley 0 August 30th, 2016 by Steve Hanley Speaking with MSNBC host Chris Hayes recently. Elon Musk said…

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This #Solar-Powered Skyscraper Is a Major Advance in Sustainable Design



This Solar-Powered Skyscraper Is a Major Advance in Sustainable Design

From Materials Science, a Flipboard magazine by Andrew Jones

An Australian architecture firm has proposed the country's first solar-powered skyscraper, which would rise 60 stories and…

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#Climate change: Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump



Climate change: Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump

From Earth in Anger, a Flipboard magazine by Ryo Uchinomiya

This combination of file photos shows Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton (L) on June 15, 2016 and Republican presidential nominee Donald…

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How Much Do #Solar Panels Cost -- and How Much Money Do They Save?



How Much Do Solar Panels Cost -- and How Much Money Do They Save?

From MONEY TIPS, ADVICE & WISDOM, a Flipboard magazine by BRUCE V. GALLANT, CPA/REALTOR LEOMINSTER, MA

Much like electric cars, solar panels once seemed "alternative," even fanciful -- but are now soaring into the mainstream with…

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#China's #pollution means people want #renewable #energy more than anyone, but nobody's selling it to them — Quartz



China's pollution means people want renewable energy more than anyone, but nobody's selling it to them — Quartz

From Environmental, a Flipboard magazine by Jacob A. Morris

It turns out a staggering number of Chinese people are willing to pay more for renewable…

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If they want to sell their products, they pay taxes. A tax on revenues not profits would solve the problem "What the Web Is Saying About #Apple's $14 Billion Tax Fight With Europe http://fortune.com/2016/08/30/apple-eu-taxes-reaction/



What the Web Is Saying About Apple's $14 Billion Tax Fight With Europe

From Energy, a Flipboard magazine by Fortune

Pick a side. Or just laugh. The European Commission made good on a long-rumored threat on Tuesday by demanding that Apple cough…

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

El #Ártico se derrite. ¡Salvemos el Ártico! #Greenpeace España

https://secured.greenpeace.org/espana/es/Que-puedes-hacer-tu/Ser-ciberactivista/el-artico-se-derrite/?gclid=CIDZlKnV6c4CFUwYGwodXWkGng


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Hay que multar y nombrar las empresas originarias de los #residuos, dar contrato no exime de su responsabilidad "Mover la #basura para ocultar su origen | EL PAÍS

http://politica.elpais.com/politica/2016/08/29/actualidad/1472496654_509147.html


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Projects and activities - Clean Contracting: Safeguarding EU funds in Europe

Get involved - Anti-#Corruption Award from Transparency International

Victoria to permanently ban #fracking and coal seam gas exploration | #Environment | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/aug/30/victoria-to-permanently-ban-fracking-and-coal-seam-gas-exploration


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The truth about #superfoods | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2016/aug/29/truth-about-superfoods-seaweed-avocado-goji-berries-the-evidence


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E-cigarettes 'as bad for the heart as tobacco' finds Athens Medical School study | Daily Mail Online

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-3763932/E-cigarettes-bad-heart-tobacco-Nicotine-vapour-damages-blood-vessels-raises-risk-disease.html


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