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March 9

1) The mystery of police reforms:

  • The Supreme court has given various directives for police reforms in response to plea filed by former DGP of Uttar Pradesh, Prakash Singh.
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What Proof That The Ozone Is Shrinking Means for Us

Background

Over forty years ago, scientists discovered the harmful effects of our use of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) on the earth’s Ozone Layer. The Ozone Layer, which shields the earth from damaging ultraviolet rays, was said to have an expanding, thinning hole just above Antarctica. 483 more words

Daniel Neiditch

The Kigali Amendment: How to Provide News and Educate Laypeople at the Same Time

October 15, 2016: In Kigali, 197 countries agreed to phase down the production and usage of hydroflourocarbons (HFCs) as an amendment to the international treaty called… 629 more words

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Top 10 Movers and Shakers in Sustainability - 2016

2016 was a year of extremes: from the Paris Agreement going into effect to a White House full of climate deniers, from the halting of the Keystone XL Pipeline to the horrendous treatment of protesters standing up against the Dakota Access Pipeline. 1,331 more words

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"The impacts of ozone depletion on vegetation" Student Lecture Team

When Bonnie, Tiffani, Mohammad, Nivetha and Awais came to give their lecture, we got into a bit of trouble.

At the beginning of the term, I discovered that our assigned lecture room was a very old classroom in xxx, with old furniture that did not allow group work. 219 more words

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Recommended Update on Environmental Policy

There is something big happening tonight and while I should have been posting yesterday, I was phone banking…

Diane Rehm, the award winning radio journalist and author, did a great show earlier this month on the environment. 150 more words

Larger Scope

Countries agree to amend Montreal Protocol in largest climate breakthrough since Paris

Nearly 200 countries struck a landmark deal in Kigali on 15 October 2016 to reduce the emissions of powerful greenhouse gases, hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs), in a move that could prevent up to 0.5 degrees Celsius of global warming by the end of this century. 515 more words

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