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Climate change may lead to the extinction of raw materials for beer production

Climate change may lead to the extinction of raw materials for beer production

Global warming can put beer at risk. This is the conclusion of a study led by researchers at Beijing University (China) and the University of East Anglia (England), published in the scientific [...]

Meet Greta Thunberg: 16-year-old activist and Nobel Prize nominee

Meet Greta Thunberg: 16-year-old activist and Nobel Prize nominee

Since August 2018, still at age 15, , every Friday Greta Thunberg skips school to strike in front of the Swedish parliament building in Stockholm. She arrives at 8am in front of the Rksdag [...]

In this century, the Amazon lost the territorial equivalent to Ecuador

In this century, the Amazon lost the territorial equivalent to Ecuador

MapBiomas monitors changes in the use of soil in the Amazon, and follows pressures on the rainforest. The tool published its first report and presented alarming data. The Project – entitled [...]

Around the world of clean energy

Around the world of clean energy

The Nordic countries are among the most successful in the aspect of clean and renewable energy: Iceland already has almost 100% of its electricity produced by clean sources; Denmark can already [...]

Planet to be bluer as Earth warms

Planet to be bluer as Earth warms

Global warming may cause another change on the Earth’s features: the blue planet may become bluer due to a rise in global temperature in the next decades. That’s what a study recently published [...]

How nuclear energy can be good for the environment

How nuclear energy can be good for the environment

Groups of environmentalists defend nuclear energy as an ally in the fight against global warming - get to know their reasoning

GoT Is About Climate Changes, says George R. Martin

GoT Is About Climate Changes, says George R. Martin

The writer confirmed a fan theory that the series deals with - in a broad sense - environmental issues. “People are fighting their individual battles and those are so distracting that they’re [...]

The UN ultimatum: only 12 years to revert global warming

The UN ultimatum: only 12 years to revert global warming

A document drafted by the organization alerts for climate change threats: hurricanes, droughts, flooding, mass extinction and global sea level rise. The goal is to limit warming to 1.5 °C

Paulo Artaxo: “sustainable development is our only way out”

Paulo Artaxo: “sustainable development is our only way out”

Extensively awarded scientist, Paulo Artaxo explains how climate change may make life on Earth unfeasible and talks about the importance of preserving Amazon and Brazilian science