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Environment - 27.01.2010
CO2-Anstieg und Klimaerwärmung verstärken sich gegenseitig
Bern - Universität Bern Der vom Menschen verursachte Klimawandel bewirkt eine zusätzliche Freisetzung des Treibhausgases CO" aus der Landbiosphäre und dem Ozean " dadurch wird die globale Erwärmung verstärkt.

Environment - Agronomy / Food Science - 26.01.2010

Environment - Physics - 26.01.2010
International business leader Gerhard R. Andlinger makes $100 million gift to transform energy and environment research at Princeton
Click to play a video of President Shirley M. Tilghman speaking on energy and the environment.

Environment - Law - 26.01.2010
Three awarded Rhodes Scholarships; one selected for Mitchell award
Princeton senior Stephen Hammer and two 2008 graduates, Scott Moore and Timothy Nunan, have been awarded Rhodes Scholarships for graduate study at the University of Oxford.

Environment - 26.01.2010
Class of 1967 gives dorm to Butler College
Members of Princeton's class of 1967 are honoring the spirit and loyalty of their class by giving the University a new dormitory: the Class of 1967 Hall in Butler College.

Environment - Chemistry - 26.01.2010
EPA Administrator Jackson to discuss economy's impact on environmental priorities
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson will speak on "Environmental Justice in the 21st Century, A Bipartisan Approach" in a lecture at 4:30 p.m. Friday, May 8, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall, on the Princeton University campus.

Environment - 25.01.2010
Sophia magazine issue 4 out now
Sophia magazine issue 4 out now
Sophia publishes work by current UCL staff and graduate students. Editor Ed Long (UCL CoMPLEX) describes the articles on offer: ?The global economic crisis and the assorted expenses scandals of the past year have gradually engendered a rather penny-pinching culture, with the spotlight frequently fixed on the public sector.

Environment - Chemistry - 25.01.2010
Princeton senior Henry Barmeier wins Rhodes Scholarship
Princeton - Princeton Princeton senior Henry Barmeier has been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship for graduate study at the University of Oxford.

Environment - Economics / Business - 25.01.2010

Environment - Art and Design - 25.01.2010
Coming attractions: A short list of spring's enriching experiences
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Health - Environment - 24.01.2010
Living the high life is risky business for toads under threat from fungus
Living the high life is risky business for toads under threat from fungus
Living the high life is risky business for toads under threat from fungus New research shows midwife toads infected with chytrid fungus are highly likely to die if they live at high altitude - %0A "

Economics / Business - Environment - 22.01.2010

Life Sciences - Environment - 22.01.2010
Das Gelb der Kohlmeise ist ein Zeichen für die Spermien-Fitness
Bern - Universität Bern Die gelbe Farbe des Federkleides der Kohlmeisen ist eng gekoppelt an die Qualität ihrer Spermien: Die leuchtend gelbe Meise kann ihre Spermien besser vor Schäden schützen und ist fruchtbarer als die blasse.

Environment - Architecture - 21.01.2010

Health - Environment - 14.01.2010
University innovation in the spotlight during Indian Minister’s visit to Imperial
University innovation in the spotlight during Indian Minister’s visit to Imperial
University innovation in the spotlight during Indian Minister?s visit to Imperial Minister for Human Resources Development Kapil Sibal explores approaches to innovation and application - %0A " For im

Economics / Business - Environment - 13.01.2010

Event - Environment - 13.01.2010
LANL to play key role in biofuel development
LANL to play key role in biofuel development
LANL to create a proof-of-concept system for commercializing algae-based biofuels or other advanced biofuels that can be transported and sold using the nation's existing fueling infrastructure.

Environment - Civil Engineering - 11.01.2010

Environment - Earth Sciences - 11.01.2010
Trees invading warming Arctic will cause warming over entire region, study shows
Trees invading warming Arctic will cause warming over entire region, study shows
BERKELEY — Contrary to scientists' predictions that, as the Earth warms, the movement of trees into the Arctic will have only a local warming effect, University of California, Berkeley, scientists modeling this scenario have found that replacing tundra with trees will melt sea ice and greatly enhance warming over the entire Arctic region.

Environment - Health - 11.01.2010
For Berkeley alternative-energy project, big changes on the horizon
For Berkeley alternative-energy project, big changes on the horizon
BERKELEY — The Helios Energy Research Facility, originally proposed as a hillside headquarters for Berkeley-based alternative-energy research, appears close to finding a new home west of the Be

Environment - Physics - 08.01.2010
LANL announces top 10 science stories of 2009
LANL announces top 10 science stories of 2009
Top 10 Laboratory science stories of 2009 based on global viewership of online media content and major programmatic milestones. Los Alamos achievements from supercomputing to biofuels Los Alamos, New Mexico, January 8, 2010—Los Alamos National Laboratory has identified the Top 10 Laboratory science stories of 2009 based on global viewership of online media content and major programmatic milestones.

Environment - Administration - 07.01.2010
Reflections on COP15: What we can do to green UCL
Reflections on COP15: What we can do to green UCL
Richard Dent was part of a UCL student 'dream team' who travelled to Denmark last month at the time of  the Copenhagen summit on climate change ? otherwise known as COP15.

Health - Environment - 03.01.2010
Children more likely to catch swine flu, says new research
Children more likely to catch swine flu, says new research
Children more likely to catch swine flu, says new research Study looks at risk factors for swine flu transmission in households - %0A " Imperial College London News Release Under strict embargo until

Physics - Environment - 03.01.2010
Spectacular Mars images reveal evidence of ancient lakes
Spectacular Mars images reveal evidence of ancient lakes
Spectacular Mars images reveal evidence of ancient lakes Images reveal that Mars had lakes approvimately 3 billion years ago, which was a time previously thought too cold to sustain them %0A " Imperi

Environment - Life Sciences - 23.12.2009
’60 Minutes’ to feature Cornell’s Elephant Listening Project
In February, researchers from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology's Elephant Listening Project (ELP) caught a charter plane from Cameroon to the Central African Republic with "60 Minutes" anchor Bob Simon and a video crew.

Environment - Earth Sciences - 23.12.2009
Climate change puts ecosystems on the run
BERKELEY — Global warming is causing climate belts to shift toward the poles and to higher elevations.

Environment - Economics / Business - 22.12.2009
«Wir brauchen einen globalen Emissionshandel»
Zurich - University of Zurich Marc Chesney, Professor für Finance an der Universität Zürich, ist nicht begeistert über das Resultat der Klimakonferenz von Kopenhagen.

Environment - 21.12.2009
Hungern und frieren im Altiplano
Zurich - University of Zurich Der Klimawandel trifft die Menschen in den armen Ländern besonders hart.

Environment - 20.12.2009
New Director for Imperial’s Institute for Security Science and Technology
New Director for Imperial’s Institute for Security Science and Technology
New Director for Imperial?s Institute for Security Science and Technology Professor Chris Hankin is appointed Director of Imperial?s Institute for Security Science and Technology Monday 21 December 2

Earth Sciences - Environment - 18.12.2009
Study shows loss of 15-42 percent of mammals in North America
Study shows loss of 15-42 percent of mammals in North America
BERKELEY — If Earth is headed for a mass extinction like the previous five, in which more than 75 percent of all species were wiped out, then North American mammals are one-fifth to one-half th

Physics - Environment - 17.12.2009
Colliding auroras produce an explosion of light, UCLA scientists report
A network of ground-based cameras deployed around the Arctic in support of NASA's THEMIS mission has made a startling discovery about the aurora borealis, commonly known as the Northern Lights.

Environment - Veterinary - 16.12.2009
Several hundred million Euro investment to combat climate change and its effects on people's lives
Several hundred million Euro investment to combat climate change and its effects on people’s lives
Several hundred million Euro investment to combat climate change and its effects on people's lives Creation of Climate Knowledge and Innovation Community (KIC) signals Europe's commitment to tackling

Environment - Economics / Business - 15.12.2009
Seeing heat could prompt energy conservation
Researchers have carried out a preliminary study into the effect on householders who are shown thermal images of heat escaping from their homes – finding it could influence their energy conservation behaviour.

Environment - Economics / Business - 15.12.2009
Seeing heat could prompt energy conservation
Researchers have carried out a preliminary study into the effect on householders who are shown thermal images of heat escaping from their homes – finding it could influence their energy conservation behaviour.

Environment - Social Sciences - 14.12.2009
Humanitarian disasters highlighted by new technology
The University of Plymouth is using the latest satellite imaging technology to highlight the horrors of human rights abuse and deliberate environmental damage in the most inaccessible parts of the world.

Environment - Economics / Business - 08.12.2009

Environment - 08.12.2009
CPUC taps Vial Center to study state's green jobs needs
BERKELEY — The California Public Utilities Commission has chosen University of California, Berkeley's Donald Vial Center on Employment in the Green Economy to lead a $1.1 million study t

Physics - Environment - 07.12.2009
Life on Mars theory boosted by new methane study
Life on Mars theory boosted by new methane study
Life on Mars theory boosted by new methane study Scientists rule out the possibility that methane is delivered by meteorites into the Martian atmosphere %0A " For Immediate Release: Tuesday 8 Decembe

Economics / Business - Environment - 03.12.2009
New Economics Foundation lecture: The Great Transition
New Economics Foundation lecture: The Great Transition
Andrew Simms, Director of the New Economics Foundation (NEF) and UCL Geography alumnus, spoke at the UCL Environment Institute on 1 December.

Environment - Earth Sciences - 03.12.2009
Ocean report warns Copenhagen Conference that climate change challenge is tougher than feared
A new report looking at the relationship between the world’s oceans and global warming is set to fire a stark warning shot across the bows ahead of the United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Copenhagen.

Environment - Earth Sciences - 03.12.2009
Ocean report warns Copenhagen Conference that climate change challenge is tougher than feared
A new report looking at the relationship between the world’s oceans and global warming is set to fire a stark warning shot across the bows ahead of the United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Copenhagen.

Environment - Economics / Business - 27.11.2009
University hosts BBC climate debate
University hosts BBC climate debate
PA 308/09 World-leading China experts will join the BBC's Chinese Service for a landmark web and broadcast debate on climate change at The University of Nottingham to coincide with the UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen on December 7th 2009.

Environment - Physics - 25.11.2009
Living buildings could mop up carbon dioxide
Living buildings could mop up carbon dioxide
Architecture could help us tackle climate change, if we start to design our buildings with ?living? materials, according to Dr Rachel Armstrong, UCL Bartlett School of Architecture.