Felix Dimaczek

33 Flips | 13 Magazines | 2 Likes | 2 Following | 4 Followers | @FelixDimaczek | Keep up with Felix Dimaczek on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Felix Dimaczek”

Top Benefits of Buying Locally Grown Food

As a growing movement across North America, locally grown food has countless benefits to offer. More and more families are making the choice to buy …

Agriculture

Illegal Immigrants Face Dangerous Mexican/US Border — One Story

Young Japanese people are not having sex

Nearly a third of Japanese people are entering their 30s without any sexual experience, according to research.<p>The country is facing a steep …

How Is Japan Dealing With Its Rapidly Ageing Population?

America's Largest Offshore Wind Farm Just Got Approved

It’s been a rough week for environmentalists in America, but buried amidst a torrent of reports detailing the Trump administration’s war on climate …

Brazil's forgotten state: oil and agribusiness threaten Amapá forests – in pictures

Pristine Amazon rainforest and conservation areas are being rapidly opened up to dams, gold mining and soya plantations in Brazil’s least developed state

Forests

Apple buys a key iPhone component from brutal Congolese mines. It's trying to stop.

Reports of child labor in cobalt mines are causing the company to reevaluate its supply standards.<p>Apple has announced that it will temporarily suspend buying hand-mined cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo, less than a week after the publication of a Sky News investigation chronicling brutal …

Let's talk about overpopulation...

Overpopulation is seen as one of the biggest environmental threats our planet faces. But is the problem too many people - or too much …

We can officially collect solar energy without solar panels

The discussion on climate has persisted for decades since we first discovered that there is a man-made influence on the environment . From then, many researchers have come together to finagle innovations that reduce our industrial carbon footprint. One such innovation is the molecular leaf .<p><b>The</b> …

UK breaks solar energy record on sunny March weekend

Amount of electricity demanded by homes and businesses one afternoon was lower than it was during night for first time ever<p>Last weekend’s sunny weather was not only good for beers, barbecues and bees, but also drove solar power to break a new UK record.<p>For the first time ever, the amount of …

PM hints at help for diesel car owners over 'toxin tax'

<b>Diesel car owners could get some help from the government if cities adopt new charges to tackle pollution, Theresa May has suggested.</b><p>An ultra low emission zone will come into force in London in April 2019, with a £24 a day fee for some drivers.<p>A so-called "toxin tax" of up to £20 a day is also …

Clearing the air :: Our Planet

Ninety-eight per cent of cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants in low and middle income countries do not meet World Health Organization (WHO) air …

A Long Look at the Effects of the Chernobyl Disaster

Picture Stories<p>Gerd Ludwig's photographs of the aftermath of this catastrophic nuclear meltdown tell a story that continues to unfold.<p>“Deep inside, at a dark hallway, we stopped in front of a heavy metal door. The engineer indicated I had only a brief moment to shoot. It took him a long minute to …

Sorry – the page you are looking for has been removed

This is because it was advertisement feature content that was published as part of a commercial deal and funded by an advertiser.<p>It is Guardian News and Media policy to take down paid-for content at the end of these deals.<p>Click here for more on our commercial content guidelines.<p>If you want to …

The impact of climate change on the Great Barrier Reef

THE Great Barrier Reef stretches some 2,300 km down Australia’s north-east coast, covering an area the size of Italy. It is home to about 600 types …

Global Warming

Huge Tunisian solar park hopes to provide Saharan power to Europe

Developer TuNur has applied to build a 4.5GW plant in the Sahara and pipe enough electricity via submarine cables to power two million European homes<p>An enormous solar park in the Sahara could soon be exporting electricity to Europe if Tunisia’s government approves an energy company’s request to …

Pollution kills nine million people a year

This doesn't feel like progress.<p>Pollution killed 9 million people in 2015—close in number to the population of New York City—and those deaths could have been avoided, according to a recently published report by The <i>Lancet</i> Commissions on pollution and health.<p>The researchers, a mix of medical doctors, …

Pollution

Wales is second best household waste recycler in the world

Eco-friendly policies place country second to Germany but England lags far behind other countries according to new research<p>Wales ranks second in the world for recycling household waste but England lags far behind other European countries, according to new research.<p>Policies brought in by the Welsh …

The dry facts

“THOUSANDS have lived without love; not one without water,” observed W.H. Auden. He omitted to add that, as with love, many people have a strong …

Water

Keep global warming under 1.5C or 'quarter of planet could become arid'

More than a quarter of the planet’s surface could become significantly drier if global temperatures rise 2C above pre-industrial levels, scientists predict.<p>The study, which is one of the most detailed assessments to date of future aridity, suggests that many regions could face an increased threat …

Climate Change

FAZ.NET

The sports gene: Just a good fit?

Science<p>Is there such a thing as a sport gene? Learn more about what impact genes have on your performance.<p>Seana3 min read<p>We all had that one …

Weightlifting

Das Sport-Gen: Alles nur Veranlagung?

Wissen<p>Gibt es so etwas wie ein „Sportgen“? Lies hier, welchen Einfluss unsere Gene auf sportliche Leistungsfähigkeit haben.<p>Seana Forbes<p>Lesezeit 3 Min.<p>…

Losing weight won’t make you happier—but eating a balanced diet will

Step away from the scales—it may not be the key to improving your mental health.<p>Despite the message that the happiest you is just 10 pounds away, new research suggests that improving the quality of your diet may be the recipe to protecting and even improving your mental health, not losing …

Mental Health

Same same but different: Why calorie counting isn’t worth it

Nutrition<p>Many people count every calorie they eat. But is it really worth the effort?<p>Seana<p>3 min read<p>Ever counted calories in a bid to lose weight? …

Crash course

THE collapse of Lehman Brothers, a sprawling global bank, in September 2008 almost brought down the world’s financial system. It took huge …

Globalized Finance and the Crisis of 2008

The Great Recession (2007 - 2008 Global Financial Crisis) Explained in One Minute

The Difference Between Complete and Incomplete Proteins

Eating sufficient protein on a daily basis is important for keeping our bodies functioning efficiently. Without it, everything from our immune …

Nutrition

Wie ter Stegen das Wunder überhaupt erst möglich machte

Barcelonas 6:1 gegen PSG entschied sich erst in den letzten Sekunden. Fünf Minuten – so viel Nachspielzeit hatte das Schiedsrichtergespann um den …