14th December 2017: The Arctic signals troubles ahead

The annual report by the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reveal unprecedented changes taking place in the Arctic; permafrost is thawing, seawater is warming and sea ice is melting at the fastest pace in over 1,500 years. Please follow … Weiterlesen

29th September 2017: Threat to global food supplies

Today too much of our food supply is from too few species (plant or animal). A recent report by Biodiversity International, a global research and development organisation, identified that “Overreliance on too few varieties and species is leaving the food … Weiterlesen

20th July 2017: Plastic pollution problems

An analysis of the global scale of plastic pollution has identified that since 1950s when mass production of fossil derived plastics started that 8.3 billion tonnes have been produced, most of which has ended up polluting land and marine based … Weiterlesen