Originally Published by The NY Times - Refining Canada’s petroleum-soaked oil sands produces petroleum coke, which an environmentalist calls “the dirtiest residue from the dirtiest oil on earth.”
Water and Sanitation for Africa (WSA) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Malaysian firm Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd for technical know-how and consultancy services in sewerage management in African countries.
Originally Published by NASA Earth Observatory - A cool spring left several lakes in northern Minnesota covered in ice, weeks beyond the norm.
Originally Published by ScienceDaily
– On May 9, the daily mean concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere of Mauna Loa, Hawaii, surpassed 400 parts per million (ppm) for the first time since measurements began in 1958.
Originally Published by The BBC - Cold War bunkers are the latest attempt to save bats from white-nose syndrome, a disease that has killed up to 6.7 million bats in the US and Canada.
Originally Published by The NY Times
– Frustration remains, even though New York City has one of the most aggressive antimold programs in the country.
Published on May 3, 2013 – “Making connections: Women, sanitation and health” took place on 29th April 2013 at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM).
Originally Published by NASA Earth Observatory - Straddling the border between the United States and Mexico, this metropolitan area is home to more than 5 million people.