New climate change documentary targets sceptics

11 February, 2011 by (comments)

Carbon Nation, a new US documentary about solutions to climate change and targeted at America’s right, premiered in the US last night. Check out the trailer below or click here. Heralded as “the climate change solutions movie that doesn’t even care if you believe in climate change”, Carbon Nation‘s producers are attempting to convert the climate change sceptics by using peopleRead More …

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Poor vet services threaten food security

11 February, 2011 by (comments)

Veterinary medicine in the developing world must be greatly improved to manage the threat livestock intensification poses to food security, warns new research from the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI). Rising demand of meat products in the developing world is fuelling livestock production. However, veterinary services to manage disease outbreaks are “lagging dangerously behind”, putting animals, farmers, and consumers atRead More …

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