World Day to Combat Desertification 2016.

World Day to Combat Desertification 2016. 17 June 2016. “Without a long-term solution, desertification and land degradation will not only affect food supply but lead to increased migration and threaten the stability of many nations and regions. This is why world leaders made land degradation…

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International Mother Earth Day 2016.

International Mother Earth Day 2016. United Nations Organization, 22 april. Mother Earth Day coincides with the Signing of the Paris Agreement. This year, Earth Day coincides with the signing ceremony for the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, which will take place at UN Headquarters in…

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Gas emissions could make Earth uninhabitable

Emissions could make Earth uninhabitable http://www.globalpossibilities.org/emissions-could-make-earth-uninhabitable/ Casey Coates Danson, February 28, 2016. Global Possibilities, Committed to educating the public about solutions to our ecological, economic and political crises. The greenhouse gases effect, in the Earth would become increasingly steamy, and then start to lose its…

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COP21 climate change summit reaches deal in Paris

COP21: climate change summit reaches deal in Paris. BBC, Science & Environment, 13 December 2015. A deal to attempt to limit the rise in global temperatures to less than 2C has been agreed at the climate change summit in Paris after two weeks of intense…

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Tropical deforestation distorts rainfall and winds of the world.

Tropical deforestation distorts rainfall and winds of the world. Iberian America reports, December 29, 2014 The catastrophic effects of deforestation are not limited to increased CO2 in the atmosphere. The elimination of forests changes the humidity and air flow, resulting in changes of fluctuations in…

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Earth enters sixth extinction phase with many species including our own.

Earth enters sixth extinction phase with many species including our own. Rose Troup Buchanan, reporter BBC Saturday 20 June 2015 Union Kingdom The planet is entering a new period of extinction with top scientists warning that species all over the world are “essentially the walking…

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Alertness on global depletion of groundwater reserves.

Juan G. R. Alertness on global depletion of groundwater reserves. Water and Irrigation. Vol .: 6, No. 1: 17-18, July, 2015, Spain.  The depletion of water reserves in the world, not about a point problem, but widespread that already includes major aquifers in the world…

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EU and China reached a historic climate agreement to cut emissions.

EU and China reached a historic climate agreement to cut emissions. Matt Hoye and Holly Yan, November 12, 2014, Mexico. United States and China reached a climate agreement in which they agree to reduce their emissions of greenhouse gases in the next two decades. These…

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We have wiped out more than half of animal species in the world

We have wiped out more than half of animal species in the world World Wide Fund for Nature, WWF, Switzerland, NOTIMEX October 1, 2014 | Human activity is largely responsible for the disappearance of over 50% of animal species in the world since 1970, warned…

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Elevation and elevation change ice sheets of Greenland and Antarctica

Helm V., Humbert A., and Miller H. Elevation and elevation change of Greenland and Antarctica derived from CryoSat-2 Glaciology Section, Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany The Cryosphere: 8, 1539–1559, 2014. Published: 20 August 2014 The study focuses on…

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