TIMEHow Much Is Our Environment Worth?TIMEThe U.N. Environment Programme, through its flagship project ProEcoServ, has been developing ecosystem assessment tools to integrate the value of ecosystem services into policy, investment decisions and macroeconomic models. Over the last four years, ...and more »
Telegraph.co.ukHomosexuality 'may be triggered by environment after birth'Telegraph.co.ukEpigenetic changes are known to be triggered by environmental factors such as chemical exposure, childhood abuse, diet, exercise and stress. Researchers identified nine areas in the genome where genes functioned differently when a twin was homosexual ...and more »
CounterPunchImperilled by Unfree Trade: the TPP on Environment and LaborCounterPunchThe other features of deceptive harmonizing stem from the illusion that areas such as the environment are somehow protected by the agreement. This is certainly the position from the Whitehouse, with suggestions that some environmental groups have ...and more »
The GuardianWorld's oceans facing biggest coral die-off in history, scientists warnThe GuardianA strong El Niño is set to worsen the plight of coral in 2016. Photograph: Alamy. Karl Mathiesen · @karlmathiesen · email. Thursday 8 October 2015 02.04 EDT Last modified on Thursday 8 October 2015 11.32 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...Scientists […]
Sydney Morning HeraldNSW urgently needs plastic bag ban, environmental groups saySydney Morning HeraldIn March federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt buoyed hopes of a ban, when he said he was ready to use the "bully pulpit" of national government to enforce an Australia-wide ban. The Boomerang Alliance estimates 8.5 billion plastic bags (light and ...