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Income and Health Convergence: by Hans Rosling

Income and Health Convergence: by Hans Rosling

What happens to health when incomes rise? Watch Hans Rosling, statistician extraordinaire, explain it.

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GMO’s: Promise or Pollution?

GMO’s: Promise or Pollution?

Do genetically modified organisms represent the promise of abundant healthy food or represent a form of genetic pollution?

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Sustainable Building: 30 Floors, 15 Days

Sustainable Building: 30 Floors, 15 Days

Broad Sustainable Building has shown remarkable progress in pre-fabricated construction techniques. Video after the jump.

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National Climate Assessment Draft: Executive Summary

National Climate Assessment Draft: Executive Summary

The following findings are excerpted from the Executive Summary of the National Climate Assessment Draft released in January 2013.

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What is Ecological Footprint and Why is it Important?

What is Ecological Footprint and Why is it Important?

Ecological Footprint is a term that has been making the rounds lately. Let’s take a look at exactly what it means.

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The United Nations FAO

The United Nations FAO

The Food and Agriculture Organization was founded in October 1945 with a mandate to raise levels of nutrition and standards of living, to improve agricultural productivity, and to better the condition of rural populations.

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Millennium Development Goals

Millennium Development Goals

The United Nations Millennium Development Goals include 8 major goals.

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Footprint Calculator

Footprint Calculator

Ever wondered about the impact of your lifestyle on resource consumption? Well earthday.org has a nifty “ecological footprint” calculator on their site.

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