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Climate Change Targets Likely To Be Exceeded

1.5 Celsius Target Likely To Be Exceeded

The Paris 2015 agreement by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), at their Conference of Parties (COP) meeting, strives to limit global warming (or anthropogenic climate disruption (ACD)). 701 more words

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Portal

In Scotland, a portal to another universe?

Curious

Provinces

Cambodia is a Constitutional Monarchy, which official name is KINGDOM OF CAMBODIA. In Khmer language it is ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា (Preah Riecheanchak Kampuchea). It is relatively a small country of 181,035 kilometers squares, two times smaller than the territory of France, but its Khmer culture goes beyond its borders, especially with the south of Vietnam (the Mekong Delta) where Khmer people is known as “Khmer Kraom” (Lower Cambodia – ខ្មែរកម្ពុជាក្រោម) and some provinces of Thailand like Surin where Khmer people is known as “Khmer Sarin” (ខ្មែរស៊ូរិន). 486 more words

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The Postgraduate Forum: When Human and Physical Geographers Meet

Last week was my eighth Welcome Week at Royal Holloway (although it was still called Fresher’s Week in my day!), and my fifth as a postgraduate. 593 more words

Academia

Birthplaces of Modern Political Figures in Asia and Neighboring Countries

Note former Pakistani Prime Minister Liaquat Ali Khan was in fact born in modern-day India and former Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was in fact born in modern-day Pakistan, both born before the independence and separation of the Indian and Pakistani states. 19 more words

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