Washington unleashed Fossil-Fuel Exports and sold out on Climate

This article dated October 16, 2018 is part of a collaboration between the Center for Public Integrity, The Texas Tribune, The Associated Press and Newsy. It is in 2 parts.  Excerpts of part 2 are below with my Bolds. How Washington unleashed fossil-fuel exports and sold out on climate By Jie Jenny Zou WASHINGTON — […]

Consequences of Allowing World Temperatures to Increase

Consequences of Allowing World Temperatures to Increase

On Monday the UN IPCC came out with its latest Special Report, this one supposedly addressed specifically to the allegedly dire consequences of allowing world temperatures to increase by more than an arbitrarily-selected threshold.  Here is a copy of the “Summary for Policymakers,” and here is a copy of the accompanying press release.  But I […]

World’s Leading Climate Scientists have warned

At a time when more and more upheaval events all linked to the world climate are happening here and there, The world’s leading climate scientists have warned there is only 12 years to be kept to a maximum of 1.5C and avoid catastrophic environmental breakdown. The authors of the landmark report by the UN Intergovernmental Panel […]

Global Warming of 1.5°C Report considered

Global Warming of 1.5°C Report considered at the IPCC meeting this week would definitely throw the ball in the court of the world leaders. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change considers 1.5°C report October 2, 2018 by IPCC The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) opened a meeting on Monday to consider its special report Global […]

Ethnobotany of medicinal plants in Mascara

The Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences JBES on September 26, 2018 posted an enlightening article on herbal medicine as practiced in North-Africa.  This story is about Ethnobotany of medicinal plants as practised in Mascara, a large agricultural region, 400 kilometers west of the capital city Algiers.  An abstract and introduction of the study are […]