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Rethinking Urban Landscapes To Adapt to Rising Sea Levels

Sea levels are rising faster than they have in at least 28 centuries, according to recent research, and by 2100, they are expected to rise by one to …

Sea Level

How to talk to conservatives about climate change

Nothing imperils humanity's future like global warming, and that very fact may help explain why conservatives are generally so skeptical of climate …

2016 Brought More Action on Climate Change

When it comes to climate change and the battle to keep it in check, 2016 was a year of extremes.<p>The euphoria of the super-fast entry into force of …

Energy and Agriculture

Introduction<p>Energy has always been essential for the production of food. Prior to the industrial revolution, the primary energy input for agriculture …

15 Mindfulness Quotes That Will Inspire You to Live in the Present Moment

You’ve probably heard of ‘mindfulness’ over the past few years. It’s become incredibly popular in the western world thanks to countless research …

4 Questions Smart Leaders Always Ask Employees to Improve Their Performance

They're also great for fostering open dialog and developing meaningful work relationships.<p>I've written often on the power of transparency--the backbone of trust--that brings teams together to produce great work. Trust simply cannot happen without it.<p>And if you're in a leadership role, I caution …

Employment
Marine Conservation

More than half of south Asia's groundwater too contaminated to use – study

Salinity and arsenic affect 60% of underground supply across vast Indo-Gangetic Basin, according to research published in Nature Geoscience<p>Sixty per cent of the groundwater in a river basin supporting more than 750 million people in Pakistan, India, Nepal and Bangladesh is not drinkable or usable …

Water

Why some people find learning a language harder than others

Speed and extent of learning determined by innate differences in how the various parts of the brain "talk" to one another<p>People who struggle to learn foreign languages may simply have brains that are not wired to retain linguistic skills, a new study suggests.<p>Learning a second language is far …