Ecology and Environment

05.03.2015 Silvia Swinden

Pee Power: the many uses of urine generated energy

Pee Power: the many uses of urine generated energy

Some media are awash with news of this remarkable technology that promises to provide energy for lighting in refugee camps and make hydrogen-powered engines more efficient. It may even go to Mars. “Urinal at University of the West of England can generate electricity to power indoor lighting, which Oxfam says … »

04.03.2015 Pressenza Hong Kong

World Wildlife Day and South Africa’s rhinos

World Wildlife Day and South Africa’s rhinos

Kruger National Park- They are innocent wild animals, born free without a sin. They cannot tell whether today is Sunday or Monday, to them all is well. From a distance they cannot say whether this is a friend or an enemy, because all what they see are human beings that … »

21.02.2015 Human Wrongs Watch

New Software Keys in on Fins to Save Sharks

New Software Keys in on Fins to Save Sharks

Human Wrongs Watch Rome, 19 February 2015 - Sharks may be able to swim more serenely one day thanks to a handy new digital technique developed by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) that allows for the quick identification of species of the iconic fish.* The new … »

19.02.2015 Human Wrongs Watch

Weapon of the Global Elite » Wildlife, Forest Crime One of Largest Organized Criminal Activities, alongside Trafficking of Drugs, Arms, Humans

Weapon of the Global Elite » Wildlife, Forest Crime One of Largest Organized Criminal Activities, alongside Trafficking of Drugs, Arms, Humans

Human Wrongs Watch 17 February 2015 – Once an emerging threat, wildlife and forest crime has today transformed into one of the world’s largest transnational organized criminal activities, alongside the trafficking of drugs, arms and humans. With the involvement of organized criminal groups, the industrial-level operations have been devastating: … »

13.02.2015 Pressenza Hong Kong

A gaping wound in the heart of West Papua

A gaping wound in the heart of West Papua

Free West Papua – a campaign A photo the Indonesian government does not want you to see, above, title: “The Recklessness of Extractive Mining Industries: the Sanctity and Beauty of this Sacred Mountain is gone forever… let us stand tall to stop this genocide”. The Grasberg Mine, owned by US … »

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