Tales of Disaster from the Tropical Islands

hjvIn ecology, the concept of isolation does not exist. Western-based environmental pollution is intimately linked to the events that are altering natural and human life conditions in apparently remote regions of the globe. Climate change side-effects are tangible in the complex, fragile environments of the world tropical islands, from the Pacific to idyllic Maldives. Continue reading..

 

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The COP21 Agreement, light at the end of the tunnel?

COP21The Agreement has been welcomed as well as harshly criticized. Scientist James Hansen define it a ‘fraud’. Big business representatives played a role behind doors to stop the deal, and the Agreement is deficient indeed. However, 195 countries by engaging in the Agreement made a little step forward, showing that – hopefully – there may be a small light at the end of the tunnel. Continue reading