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Friday, September 14, 2012

 Vancouver has just expanded the Food Scraps Recycling Program, marking a significant step toward its Greenest City g

Thursday, August 30, 2012

 Science literacy and comprehension has long been valued as a way to provide information to the public in order to encourage rational choice and decision making in democratic systems.

Thursday, August 2, 2012

 A team of scientists, lead by Prof. Richard Muller, at the University of California, Berkeley have gathered land temperature data from across 44, 455 dating back as far as 1753.

Monday, July 30, 2012

 There has been a buzz since the beginning of the month when scientists and researchers marched on Parliament Hill in Ottawa.  The journal Nature reported that this “highl

Monday, May 28, 2012

Social learning that leads to changes in practice and behaviour may be one of the, if not the, most critical adaptive strategy for determining appropriate actions under dynamic and uncertain climate change.

Thursday, May 3, 2012

BC signatories to the Climate Action Charter, and other municipalities interested in reducing greenhouse gas emissions,  now have a significant resource for considering types of approaches and strategies to use.

Monday, April 23, 2012

As online communications and social media platforms increase in prevalence and cultural significance, we are now entering what the founder of the Webby Awards, Tiffany Shlian

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

 This week in Lund, Sweden, interdisciplinary social scientists meet to discuss the challenges inherent in earth system governance with a particular focus on issues of equity and account

Thursday, April 5, 2012

We are what we measure. This is particularly significant when it comes to identifying ways of reducing emissions at global and local scales to slow and hopefully curb the impacts on global climate change.