Vietnamese farmers are revolutionizing the way they grow rice to save the planet

Vietnamese farmers are revolutionizing the way they grow rice to save the planet

Sign up to the Independent Climate email for the latest advice on saving the planet Get our free climate email There’s one thing that sets 60-year-old Vo Van Van apart Rice Fields from a mosaic of thousands of other emerald fields in Long An Province in southern vietnam‘S Mekong Delta:It is not completely flooded. He […]

Indigenous advocates at the UN say green transition is neither clean nor equitable

Indigenous advocates at the UN say green transition is neither clean nor equitable

This story is published as part of the Global Indigenous Affairs Desk, an Indigenous-led collaboration between Grist, High Country News, ICT, Mongabay, Native News Online and APTN. Over the years, Maureen Penjueli, an indigenous Aitaukei of Fiji, has watched her country survive devastating cycloneAnd flood Due to unusually heavy rainfall. He saw that the coastal […]

Biden administration awards $7B to bring solar power to low-income areas

Biden administration awards $7B to bring solar power to low-income areas

Clean energy, like a lot of things in this country, is neither equally nor evenly distributed, Disadvantaged communities have too few solar panels were arranged on their rooftops compared to higher income areas. The federal government has taken a major step toward bridging that gap. On Monday, President Joe Biden announced the 60 organizations that […]

Acre by acre, the Prairie Band Potawatomi bought back their land

Acre by acre, the Prairie Band Potawatomi bought back their land

Last week, the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation began efforts to reestablish the only federal indian reservation In Illinois, the tribe’s rule over its lands was formally confirmed. The move could have wide-ranging implications for matters ranging from criminal justice to climate and environmental jurisdictions. The Prairie Band Potawatomi spent years purchasing land in northern Illinois […]

Extreme weather should be defined according to impacts on climate-sensitive communities

Extreme weather should be defined according to impacts on climate-sensitive communities

Climate Change and Health Fact Sheet (WHO, 2021); https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-Sheets/detail/climate-change-and-health Darkie, D. and Kariuki, A. A study on quality of life in Mathare, Nairobi, Kenya. J. Hmm. School. 41207–219 (2013). Article Google Scholar McCarthy, JJ, Canziani, OF, Leary, NA, Dokken, DJ and White KS (eds.). Climate Change 2001: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability (Cambridge University Press, 2001). […]

American Climate Corps is now hiring

American Climate Corps is now hiring

You can now apply to become one of the first members of the US Climate Corps. President Joe Biden announced the program is open for applications on Monday with 273 jobs currently listed White House websiteInvolved Coastal Conservation in Florida, Stream Restoration in MontanaAnd Forest Management in the Sierra Nevada, The administration said that soon […]

AI tool creates ‘synthetic’ images of cells for advanced microscopy analysis

AI tool creates ‘synthetic’ images of cells for advanced microscopy analysis

Observing individual cells through a microscope can reveal a range of important cell biological events that often play a role in human diseases, but the process of distinguishing single cells from each other and from their background is extremely time consuming. – And this task is suitable for AI assistance. AI models learn to perform […]

Liquid droplets shape how cells respond to change

Liquid droplets shape how cells respond to change

New research from scientists at the University of California San Diego shows that cells regulate cAMP/PKA signaling by forming liquid droplets that sequester excess PKA catalytic subunits where they can do no harm. Some cancers can block the formation of fluid droplets, leading to overactive signaling and tumor formation. Healthy cells respond appropriately to changes […]

Earth Day 2024: Everything to know about our planet’s annual celebration

Earth Day 2024: Everything to know about our planet’s annual celebration

Sign up to the Independent Climate email for the latest advice on saving the planet Get our free climate email every year, Earth Day It provides an opportunity for people around the world to focus on our planet, its well-being and the many challenges it faces. from industrial pollution And carbon emission to collapse into […]

This alloy is lumpy. science daily

This alloy is lumpy.  science daily

Researchers have discovered a remarkable metal alloy that will not break at extreme temperatures due to the shrinking or bending of the crystals in the alloy at the atomic level. A metal alloy composed of niobium, tantalum, titanium and hafnium has stunned materials scientists with its impressive strength and toughness at both extremely hot and […]