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Growing resistance to antifungal drugs 'a global issue'

BBC News 18 May 2018

Scientists are warning that levels of resistance to treatments for fungal infections are growing, which could lead to more outbreaks of disease. 145 more words

Clinical Pathology

Scientists in Townsville develop new technique to study microplastics ingested by sea turtles

Townsville Bulletin Olivia Grace-Curran 21 April 2018

Researchers from James Cook University and The Australian Institute of Marine Science have successfully tested a way to inspect plastic that has been swallowed by turtles. 35 more words

Environmental Toxicology

Listening

I’m listening, to the wise people around me.  Beyond the din, there are those who are committed to others, to working for more than personal gain. 509 more words

The “SDG Wave” in the Central Okanagan

The following post appeared on The Wave blog by BC Council for International Cooperation

World Politics

What’s Your Carbon Footprint?

The Global Footprint Network is working towards changing how the world manages its resources and responds to climate change. My first week in Environmental Science class, I was asked to take a quiz based on my lifestyle choices. 263 more words

Environmental Research

Research on the Impacts of Global Warming

Recently, I did a research paper on global warming and while I understand this tends to be a very sensitive topic, it is something we need to pay more attention to. 1,675 more words

Environmental Research

Plastic carries disease to Coral Reefs

Coral Reefs are already facing a magnitude of threats, if ocean acidification and bleaching wasn’t enough, our plastic waste is increasing disease in our corals. 290 more words

Environmental Research