CANADIAN, US and Australian wheat organisations recently released a joint statement asking for the development and commercialization of higher yielding varieties through biotechnology – through genetic modification. Clearly wheat farmers are … [Read more...] about Who’s Afraid of Genetically Modified Bread?
A newly born baby Eastern Black Rhinoceros calf sits with her mother, click here for the picture. … [Read more...] about Rhinoceros Born in UK
Philanthropist Jeremy Grantham has given British universities £24m in a bid to save the planet ... and Nicholas Stern £12m for climate change economics and Copenhagen... Read more here. … [Read more...] about Millions of Pounds for Sir Nicholas
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SYDNEY - Australia plans to build the world's largest solar power station with an output of 1000 megawatts in a A$1.4 billion (US$1.05 billion) investment ... The plant would have three times the generating capacity of the current biggest … [Read more...] about World’s Largest Solar Power Station
IT would be difficult to justify an emissions trading scheme (ETS) that imposed large costs for purely symbolic benefit during a period of prosperity - it is absurd to consider as much during a financial crisis. Given the outcry the Rudd … [Read more...] about An Opportunity for Ordinary Australians to Oppose the ETS