Those of us interested in caring for the environment know that more than eight million tons of plastic waste reaches the world's oceans every year. In comparison, it is as if we dump a truck loaded with plastic into the sea every minute. Plastic is then one of the most serious pollution problems affecting ecosystems.
This undertaking demonstrates how an idea can help take care of the environment, or at least add to the ecological initiatives already taken in the Argentine province. On the one hand, it contributes to the recovery of residues that become waste and, on the other, it manages to considerably reduce the felling of trees.
From the Quechua and Aymara areas of Puno, several young people and parents have promoted a proposal to recover the “jampi wayaqas” (bundle of local medicines) and thus revalue the wisdom around local medicinal plants and implement intercultural emergency kits coronavirus health.
The European Commission has unveiled a strategy to scale up green hydrogen projects across all polluting sectors, from chemicals to steel, and pursue clean fuels and energy efficiency to meet the European Union's net zero emissions target by 2050.
The failure of the agribusiness technological package that articulates direct sowing of transgenic seeds with massive applications of pesticides is categorical. But instead of recapitulating this model, it flees forward. In the so-called "Agriculture 4.0" the developments of artificial intelligence and the processing of huge amounts of data using Big Data techniques are articulated with biotechnological developments that are increasingly aggressive and dangerous for the ecosystems and life.
It is an initiative of the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development of the Nation before the arrival of the winter holidays, which this year will be unconventional due to the quarantine due to the coronavirus. Before the arrival of an unconventional winter vacation, the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development of the Nation, through the Administration of National Parks (APN), created a call for boys and girls from all over the country to write stories inspired by elements of nature, flora and fauna of protected areas from Argentina.
"During 2018 and 2019, 27 corn samples collected by producers and technicians of the National Network of Native and Creole Seeds of Uruguay were analyzed, detecting the presence of transgenes in 8 of these," says a new technical report called " Presence of transgenes in Creole maize ”.
The news became a hot topic and soon social media was flooded with memes and the snake became a hero because he wounded his "malefactor", released other snakes and even led the police to open an investigation into the crime animal trafficking, criminal organization and mistreatment.
For years, scientists have pointed to warming permafrost in the Arctic tundra as a source of increased carbon in the atmosphere; As this soil warms, it releases greenhouse gases that have been trapped in frozen soil. New research from Northern Arizona University shows that even more carbon is released from thawed permafrost than climate scientists previously thought. .
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres issued a stern warning that too many governments and companies "have yet to get the message" and risk engineering a carbon-intensive recovery from the coronavirus crisis. Speaking at the Summit clean energy transition virtual of the International Energy Agency (IEA), Mr.
Pope Francis is one of the most important contemporary spokesmen in the environmental fight. The pontiff has already called for the divestment of fossils and has repeatedly spoken out as a critic of global warming. This time, the Vatican is practically calling for a boycott of companies that do not respect the environment.
For the first time in recent memory, the world has slowed down and humanity has the opportunity to reflect on the way we have been doing things and how we can improve in the future, for both humans and wildlife. Nature reserves and businesses offering wildlife experiences would normally be booming this time of year, but not now.
In February, Amazon owner Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man, pledged $ 10 billion to fight climate change. Now he is putting the climate fight in the spotlight, after Amazon acquired the naming rights for a new sports stadium in Seattle and announced that it will be called "Climate Pledge Arena."
Unfortunately, for human and planet health, glyphosate is the most widely used herbicide in the world! It is the “pesticide star” even though it causes a lot of damage, toxicity and death. Fortunately, some governments are waking up and taking measures to prohibit the use of this poison. Now it is the turn of Mexico that, through the Ministry of the Environment Environment and Natural Resources (SEMANART), with Víctor M.
More than 350 elephants have died in northern Botswana in a mysterious mass death described by scientists as a "conservation disaster." A cluster of elephant deaths was first reported in the Okavango Delta in early May, with 169 individuals dead at the end of the month.
As you continue to create a healthy lifestyle for yourself and your family, you have probably increased your water intake. Water not only quenches your thirst like nothing else, but our body requires it daily to live. While most drinking water is naturally fortified with minerals, it is generally odorless, tasteless, and calorie-free.
At the South Pole, considered the coldest point on Earth, temperatures are rising rapidly - so fast, in fact, that Dr. Kyle Clem and other climate researchers began to worry and wonder if human-driven climate change was playing a bigger role than expected in Antarctica.
The increased harvest could affect the ability to combat the climate crisis due to the reduction of the carbon absorption capacity of forests. Data suggest that Europe has lost a greatly increased forest area in harvest in recent years, This reduces the continent's carbon-absorbing capacity and possibly indicates broader problems with the EU's attempts to combat the climate crisis.
Today I share a very special video as always. We are going to harvest one of the most generous plants we know, it is a permanent crop and every year it will give many kilos of food in very little space, whether it is a flowerbed, in the open field or in a pot ... the truth is that no It has limits.It is recommended for temperate zones, but surely there are species that grow in other climates.
An intense drought threatens not only soybean crops and their transport down the great downspout of the Paraná, the 2nd largest river in South America, but now an invasion of locusts adds a new challenge. Sketches of the future based on deforestation and agrochemicals. The news is of an important invasion of locusts in the northeastern part of Argentina, they arrived from Paraguay and are now heading to Brazil, moving about 150 kilometers a day.
Dandelion is considered a very cleansing herb for the liver. Today we share a recipe to make the well-known drink "summer wine" with its flowers. Dandelion flowers bloom in all their splendor during spring, as if wanting to remind us that they are there, ready to serve.