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The Great Barrier Reef: a catastrophe laid bare. And more...

The Great Barrier Reef: a catastrophe laid bare

Australia’s natural wonder is in mortal danger. Bleaching caused by climate change has killed almost a quarter of its coral this year and many scientists believe it could be too late for the rest. 139 more words

Book Launch | East Coast

The East Coast/Twin Cities tour for my new book, Big Farms Make Big Flu, has now been finalized!

A day after the book launch with the Marxist Education Project at… 86 more words

Ecological Resilience

The Hillary Clinton Boil

An outbreak of flesh-eating cutaneous leishmaniasis is disfiguring hundreds of thousands across Syria, Eastern Libya, Yemen, and Iraq.

As all are countries in which the leading Democratic Party candidate for the U.S. 724 more words

Ecological Resilience

Homeowners kept in dark about climate change risk to houses, says report. And more...

Insect Resilience and Climate Change

Ecosystem tipping points and climate change warning signs are making headlines. Yesterday I read record breaking heat is melting roads in some of India’s busiest cities. 231 more words

Business as Unusual

John Huston told me he and Welles were always trying to stick each other with the tab and once faked simultaneous heart attacks at a restaurant in Paris. 970 more words

Ecological Resilience

#3 .Difference between engineering, ecological and social-ecological resilience

Engineering and ecological resilience are two early definitions of resilience that came from enviromental science and ecological science; their fundamental differences i.e. one heavily based on biological science (ecological resilience) and other based on environmental science based on physical science and engineering (engineering resilience); causing lots of conflicts and misunderstandings. 855 more words

System Thinking

Did Deforestation Spring Zika?

This is the first of three clips in which I’m interviewed by the Real News Network about the outbreak of Zika virus across Latin America. 89 more words

Ecological Resilience