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Earth's Dashboard Is Flashing Red—Are Enough People Listening?

As scientists and much of the public differ on the causes of climate change, the planet keeps getting warmer … and the effects are adding up.<p>Scientists are having trouble convincing the public that people are changing the climate.<p>A Pew Research Center survey, released last week as part of a broader …

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United Nations World Food Programme - Fighting Hunger Worldwide

Top 10 Victories for a Better Food System in 2014

2014 saw many struggles, but also many steps forward in improving our food systems. Food Tank is pleased to highlight some of the biggest steps …

Agriculture

How companies and NGOs can work together to tackle food security

While the year of agriculture and nutrition, as declared by the African Union, may be over, those issues will undoubtedly remain top development …

2015 Expedition Launches in Everglades Headwaters

Changing Planet<p>We are poised at the brink of the 2015 Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition. This trek begins in the northern reaches of the Everglades Headwaters, on the banks of Lake Hatchineha in Polk County, Florida. This is familiar ground for expedition members Carlton Ward, Jr., Mallory …

Why gender inequality and food security go hand-in-hand

Addressing gender inequality in farming sector of developing countries could increase global food security, Paul writes. Women are more likely to …

We are the last generation that can fight climate change. We have a duty to act

This year the UN marks its 70th anniversary. Sadly, there is little time for reflection or celebration. More pressing are the competing demands and challenges fuelled by an upsurge in conflict, disease and human suffering. These compel the international community to step up and provide the …

Climate

Photographer Has Identity Stolen, Gets Her Revenge with a Covert Photo Project

In 2011, photographer Jessamyn Lovell was at San Francisco gallery SF Camerawork when her wallet was stolen. Not long after, the unauthorized charges …

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Andean Values have Promoted Biodiversity and Sustainable Agriculture for Centuries

The cultural values of the Quechuas and Aymaras, indigenous people of the Peruvian Andes, are helping to protect their environment and promote …

Is Climate The Mother Of Innovation?

Changing Planet<p>Flooding in New York City caused by Hurricane Sandy Photo by Patrick McFall https://www.flickr.com/photos/ruanon/<p>Toledo, Ohio’s summer battle with toxic algae is just the latest in a string of weather-related catastrophes to beset our nation’s water and sewer systems. Hurricane …

The 5 Elements You'll Find in Great Photographs

What makes a great photograph? Is it the subject? Is it composition and framing? Exposure? What about the location and setting? Certainly each one of …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

National Geographic Travel

National Geographic Travel