Archive for March, 2013

  • Balancing More Food and Energy with Less Pollution

    Monday, March 25th, 2013

    In some areas of the world such as sub-Saharan Africa, farmers struggle to find enough nutrients in the soil for crops and pasture. In other areas such as the rapidly developing areas of South and East Asia there is a problem with overuse of nutrients such as nitrogen and phosphorous.
    A new report prepared by the [...]

  • Brazil develops global climate change model

    Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

    Agência FAPESP – Few countries today play a leading role in scientific advances in climate modeling. Most of these countries – the United States, for example – are in the Northern Hemisphere. Australia was the only country in the Southern Hemisphere with this capacity. However, after developing its own climate models for 30 years, the [...]