Top 10 Business Ideas in the Renewable Energy SectorPosted Mon, 01 Jul 2019 17:13:00 GMT by Samantha Waites
We present some business ideas for those of you who think that the future is greener than the present- we can think of some who don't ---. The advice is general and does not apply exclusively to any one nation. Top 10 Business Ideas in the Renewable Energy Sector
We cannot push population growth under the carpetPosted Mon, 29 Apr 2019 14:30:00 GMT by Jane Goodall
We use the tiger (this is a prime Siberian example) to show up our failure to conserve wild species, but while we monopolise all the food that animals require, we could remember that it is not only their conservation we urgently need to cover. It is also our own indulgences.We cannot push population growth under the carpet
Barbary macaques : threatened and unique.Posted Wed, 05 Dec 2018 00:00:00 GMT by JW. Dowey
How can you describe the threats existing to species, both large and small? Using the highly-threatened primates, we can perhaps see how they have contrived to exist until the current time. Then we can better understand just how we can prevent factors simply wiping them from the face of the earth, often through ignorance, lack of care, prejudice and of course the universal profit motive. Conservation begins in our minds, but demands much more than that. Barbary macaques : threatened and unique.
Butterflies just love ants ---.Posted Wed, 12 Sep 2018 13:31:00 GMT by JW, Dowey
What does that blue butterfly do when you are not watching. We still have to discover exactly how the Eurasian large blue exploits Myrmica ants, but many of its relatives are either cuckoos (eg. (Phengaris alcon
), or outright predators like the AustralasianLiphyra brassolis
larvae ,eating the whole brood of the green ants they live with. How did such diverse habits evolve? Well, start reading here. Butterflies just love ants ---.
First known manta ray nursery in Florida and new species news!Posted Wed, 20 Jun 2018 08:35:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong
For several years, excitement has been building over the Atlantic presence of Manta birostris and Manta cf birostris/ this is the classification system trying to tell us of a potential new species that is related to genus Manta. Little progress has been made on this W. Atlantic species of oceanic manta, but it cant be long before we can confirm new knowledge of parenting and juvenile growth in at least the main species, which seems to live alongside the potential new manta. First known manta ray nursery in Florida and new species news!
The future of the sea? How the ocean economy can fight plastic pollution.Posted Fri, 01 Jun 2018 12:10:00 GMT by Stefan Ranstrand
Ocean plastic pollution could triple in a decade without action by the ocean economy. TOMRA CEO Stefan Ranstrand responds to the UK Governments Foresight Future of the Sea report and explains how container deposit schemes and sensor-based recycling sorting could provide a solution. The future of the sea? How the ocean economy can fight plastic pollution.
Models and mimics are marvels in SE AsiaPosted Wed, 02 May 2018 07:50:00 GMT by JW. Dowey
Look at those modified wings and the bee antennae. But this is no stinger or biter. Its a clearwing moth, and you can find similar species near your own location worldwide. Its all about the mimic, and its model- in this case a generalised stingless bee. Trouble is, you wont find this guy. Good luck, but he seems to be almost extinct. One of those many new species that will disappear rapidly, just like many others that have been seen just as we destroy their habitat. Models and mimics are marvels in SE Asia
Bowhead whales rock- all winter long.Posted Wed, 04 Apr 2018 08:39:22 GMT by Dave Armstrong
There is a songster we have missed. He sings far beneath the ice in the dark of a polar winter, so maybe its about time we listened to the incredible songs that this whale concocts every winter, every month and possibly each day! Bowhead whales rock- all winter long.
How Climate Change Affects Extreme Weather in the US.Posted Tue, 19 Dec 2017 11:15:00 GMT by Bobbi Peterson
You can deny climate change as much as you like. The evidence contradicts you. Any logical study takes account of scientific data which can be reproduced. That is the difference between media reports and the global warming reality. Here we have an up-to-date report on the state of one nation, with many others also recognising and acting on how to combat climate change in a coordinated global response. How Climate Change Affects Extreme Weather in the US.
Too late for the extinct or critically-endangered on Earth---BUT --- ?Posted Fri, 08 Dec 2017 12:30:00 GMT by JW.Dowey
IUCN must be listened to, unless you are one of those who disregards any science on the grounds that it could be fake. Acting is the opposite to disinterest, but what can we do to counter the actions of great industries or the governments of large populations of people? The answer seems bland, but it proves individuals are always important. Too late for the extinct or critically-endangered on Earth---BUT --- ?
Forest lives are changing, with combined human/insect threats.Posted Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:10:01 GMT by JW. Dowey
From Myanmar, through the Congo to the Atlantic forests of Brazil, we are neglecting our rainforests, but temperate forests are also suffering, often from pest influences as global warming really takes hold in certain regions. How to help prevent a treeless future - as always, take these pieces of well-informed, well-rounded and interesting advice.Forest lives are changing, with combined human/insect threats.
Untamed Travel Possibilities for your imagination or your future plans.Posted Tue, 26 Sep 2017 09:34:49 GMT by Dave Armstrong
Where will you wander? The world may be becoming smaller but there are many spots to choose from if you love to explore. A new book reveals many possibilities for those who hanker after a getaway. Whether you imagine shivering in the Antarctic or sweltering in a swamp, this is the ideas factory for you. Untamed Travel Possibilities for your imagination or your future plans.
Sneeze to leave, and wild dogs vote for a hunt!Posted Wed, 06 Sep 2017 07:15:00 GMT by JW.Dowey
Does the dog in your living room have any similarity to those wild species that we are losing from our savanna and forests? This new discovery of signalling a hunt could lead us to more understanding of much more than our domestic animals. The beauty of the painted dog lies in intricate behaviour and care systems which maintain a society we should envy.Sneeze to leave, and wild dogs vote for a hunt!
Zero Waste Week startsPosted Mon, 04 Sep 2017 14:58:01 GMT by Dave Armstrong
Zero waste organisations have been spreading to many nations over the last 10 years. Now weve been asking the UK population just how much they care about waste. Zero Waste Week starts
Otters and their social learning abilities.Posted Wed, 30 Aug 2017 09:45:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong
For the first time, two otters have a comparative study on their ability to learn from others in their clan. This could lead to study of more animals in this area, providing valuable evidence of evolutionary trends in sociability. Otters and their social learning abilities.
New fashionable outdoor-wear from recycled plastic.Posted Tue, 29 Aug 2017 09:25:00 GMT by JW.Dowey
How can we fight the build-up of plastic on landfill, shores and in the middle of the ocean, as well as inside the fish we eat! Fashion can provide a small part of the answer with this new crowd-funded company called Asanox. Plus, you can actually go and pick up the plastic contaminating our best shorelines, alongside sas.org. New fashionable outdoor-wear from recycled plastic.
The North Sea totally explored (twice) by OCEANA.Posted Mon, 28 Aug 2017 08:59:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong
OCEANA are fishing closer to home on this occasion, hoping to catch governments and those who wish to destroy our precious, and decreasing stocks of habitats , fish and even sea grass, mud and bivalves. The North Sea totally explored (twice) by OCEANA.
Sheep hunted before domestication in the Middle East.Posted Wed, 23 Aug 2017 09:25:00 GMT by JW. Dowey
People wonder why and how hunted animals became the quieter beasts of burden and table fodder of modern times. Here is an interesting moment in time, 14,500 years ago as Jordanians hunted sheep and goats with simple bone and stone weapons, prior to their domestication. Sheep hunted before domestication in the Middle East.
Green Web Hosting: How does it work and what are the benefits?Posted Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:45:00 GMT by Talat
Green web hosting is a simple, inexpensive step businesses can take to reduce the environmental impact of their websites. This is how it works... Green Web Hosting: How does it work and what are the benefits?
Our vertebrate relatives have evolved plenty of JawPosted Mon, 31 Jul 2017 08:59:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong
Xmas comes very early for us this year, with a tremendous guide to all our ancestors and their evolution into modern forms. You will need a subscription to Nature to read the details but we have the lowdown on the nitty-gritty of fishies and birdies too! Our vertebrate relatives have evolved plenty of Jaw
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We present some business ideas for those of you who think that the future is greener than the present- we can think of some who don't ---. The advice is general and does not apply exclusively to any one nation.
We use the tiger (this is a prime Siberian example) to show up our failure to conserve wild species, but while we monopolise all the food that animals require, we could remember that it is not only their conservation we urgently need to cover. It is also our own indulgences.
How can you describe the threats existing to species, both large and small? Using the highly-threatened primates, we can perhaps see how they have contrived to exist until the current time. Then we can better understand just how we can prevent factors simply wiping them from the face of the earth, often through ignorance, lack of care, prejudice and of course the universal profit motive. Conservation begins in our minds, but demands much more than that.
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