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Deadly Fever

by Antonia Tiedt and Tim Aeberli

Without serious changes in economies, policy making and societies nearly all scientists predict unanimously a global warming of 4°C compared to preindustrial times. 656 more words


Men and Women on the Edge 1

EDIT: Original post was too long and rambling. One advice by wise female council, I decided to turn this into two separate posts. This is the first. 458 more words


Financial Crime, Corruption and the Global Financial Crisis: What is the role of regulation?

18th June 2014, 18:00 to 20:30, Birley Room, Hatfield College, Durham University

Corruption perpetrated by bankers and other financial players has been argued to lie at the root of the global financial crisis. 258 more words

IHRR Events

New Alerts from Avaaz and 38Degrees!

It’s our “holy shit” climate moment according to a leading NASA scientist, and only a holy shit massive coordinated day of action response, right now, can change the future we’re facing. 519 more words


Tipping points in Palestine

Scientists are issuing report after report after report after report warning us about the climatic tipping points which will very likely result in abrupt changes to the world we live in.   770 more words


Illusions of Self

Both my daughters turned a year older in the last two weeks and I turn a year older in the next two weeks.

It is a good time to reflect on the past and imagine what the future will hold. 832 more words