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The country should expect a spike in less than two weeks, public-health experts say.

The wave of mass protests across the United States will almost certainly set off new chains of infection for the novel coronavirus, experts say.

The virus seems to spread the most when people yell (such as to chant a slogan), sneeze (to expel pepper spray), or cough (after inhaling tear gas). It is transmitted ...

Author: grantbarbeito@gmail.com (plantitfilm)
Posted: June 4, 2020, 7:35 pm

The country should expect a spike in less than two weeks, public-health experts say.

The wave of mass protests across the United States will almost certainly set off new chains of infection for the novel coronavirus, experts say.

The virus seems to spread the most when people yell (such as to chant a slogan), sneeze (to expel pepper spray), or cough (after inhaling tear gas). It is transmitted ...

Author: grantbarbeito@gmail.com (plantitfilm)
Posted: June 4, 2020, 7:35 pm
How should Coronavirus influence the fight against Climate Change?

As the Coronavirus pandemic rapidly took over the general population, scientists logged significant reduction in pollution rates across the world. How should we approach and study these effects to minimise the deadly impact of global climate change? The World Economic Forum is the International Organization for Public-Private Cooperation. The Forum engages the foremost political, business, cult...

Posted: June 4, 2020, 7:24 pm
Why Coronavirus won’t save the environment | COVID-19 and climate

Ecosia is the search engine that plants trees: https://ecosia.co/info The way the world has responded to the Coronavirus is very telling of how the world could respond to the climate crisis. COVID-19 is a serious threat and governments were right to impose strong measures to fight the pandemic. But the fact that many governments reacted so drastically to the coronavirus outbreak proves that str...

Posted: June 4, 2020, 7:13 pm
Climate Justice in the Time of COVID Women and Girls Leading | Virtual Skoll World Forum 2020

The reaction around the globe to coronavirus has proven that we are capable of changing behavior to face a serious threat. Can we deploy that urgency to address climate change? Research has proven a transformative link between improving the educational and economic opportunity, human security, and health and wellbeing of women and girls and reversing climate change. All of these issues are crit...

Posted: June 4, 2020, 7:03 pm
Sustainability after COVID 19: Valuing nature in the post pandemic world

What does nature have to do with COVID-19? How can governments and businesses better value natural and social capital for informed decision making? How can investment in biodiversity and natural capital support long-term economic recovery from the COVID-19 fallout? In this webinar, experts from the Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI), The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEE...

Posted: June 4, 2020, 6:43 pm

Shared from the 6/1/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Ellen Rosen

© The New York Times Co.

NEW YORK» or those working to mitigate climate change — whether globally or hyperlocally — the coronavirus pandemic has raised existential questions. Will the environment still be considered critically important so that philanthropic and venture funding continue to be plentiful?

Several New York City...

Author: carolbarbeito@carolbarbeito.com (GreenDog)
Posted: June 1, 2020, 7:38 pm

Shared from the 5/28/2020 The Denver Post eEdition By Stanley Reed © The New York Times Co.

CONTURSI TERME, ITALY» In the hills near Naples, something unusual was taking place at a pasta factory one day in February. In a nearby olive grove, engineers in safety gear had hooked up tanks of a hydrogen and natural gas mixture to an existing gas line. It fed the boiler that provided the heat to...

Author: carolbarbeito@carolbarbeito.com (GreenDog)
Posted: June 1, 2020, 7:25 pm
How Coronavirus Is Affecting Climate Change

Coronavirus has already begun to reshape the environment in dramatic ways, from decreased air pollution to animals roaming city streets. But how will COVID-19 affect the future of our response to climate change, and what has it taught us about how to fight a global crisis?

 

Posted: May 27, 2020, 6:20 pm

What lessons can we draw from COVID-19 that we can apply to clean energy in addressing climate change? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. 

Answer by Daniel Goldman, Co-founder and Managing Director of Clean Energy Ventures, in their Session: 

There are certainly lessons we can learn from ho...

Author: m_p_harward@msn.com (harma)
Posted: May 27, 2020, 6:07 pm