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Greenpeace is a Gadfly in Russian Arctic Oil Extraction – Maybe We Should Be Paying Attention

May 2, 2014 – On so many levels this is an interesting story. First we have a Russian tanker, Mikhail Ulyanov, delivering the first oil from a production well in the Arctic Ocean. ... Continue Reading →
M&M's

Some Companies Get Climate Change – Look At Mars

May 1, 2014 – The Mars referred to here is not the red planet but the company that is known for M&M’s, Mars, Milky Way, Twix, Snickers and 3Musketeers, supplier of chocolate ... Continue Reading →
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Headlines: Elevated CO2 Levels May Lengthen Growing Season

April 30, 2014 – The weather here in Toronto this spring is counterintuitive to the reality of a much larger picture of gradual warming of the global atmosphere. That’s ... Continue Reading →
Hidden water on Mars

Headlines: Latest Calculations Show Possible Hidden Water Assets on Mars

April 29, 2014 – If you are a regular reader of this blog then you know I have a fascination with the planet Mars. We have learned a considerable amount about the planet’s ... Continue Reading →
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Guest Columnist Writes About the Future of Wireless Services

April 29, 2014 – Guest blogger Jessica Oaks is the author of the following piece. This is her second contribution to 21st Century Tech blog. Jessica lives in Southern California. ... Continue Reading →
Solar Wind Energy Tower

Headlines: Arizona Approves First Solar Wind Tower

April 29, 2014 – At a 242 hectare (600 acre) site near the city of San Luis in Arizona, a new solar technology is about to be installed. It is the product of Solar Wind Energy ... Continue Reading →
StoreDot charge your phone in 30 seconds

Gizmos & Gadgets: Watch Nanotechnology Recharge a Cellphone in Less Than a Minute

April 28, 2014 – StoreDot is an Israeli company that may have the most disruptive storage technology to enter the market in the last two decades. It is the development of biological ... Continue Reading →
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Mars One Advisor Says Martian Soil OK for Growing Crops

April 28, 2014 – Wageningen University in the Netherlands has undertaken a pilot project to test the viability of Martian soil for growing plants. It has done this on behalf of ... Continue Reading →
American Samoa coral reefs

Can Science Help Corals Adapt to Climate Change?

April 27, 2014 – Coral reefs are the tropical forests of  the ocean. They contain more biodiversity and are more under threat than any other parts of the ocean today. That’s ... Continue Reading →
marine-reserves

Would Zoning the Ocean Save it?

April 26, 2014 – We  create conservation areas, national parks and wildlife refuges on land. We even create marine reserves to protect coral reefs. And in our cities we assign ... Continue Reading →