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Bill Gates urges innovation in agriculture against climate change: "The longer it takes, the worse"
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Bill Gates urges innovation in agriculture against climate change: "The longer it takes, the worse"

Microsoft founder Bill Gates today warned that "hundreds of millions of farmers" are already feeling the effects of climate change and encouraged innovate in the sector, at an event of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). "The longer we take to reduce emissions to net zero, the worse the consequences will be" the philanthropist alerted at the 42nd FAO Conference, based in Rome, in the traditional speech in memory of Frank McDougall, one of the founding fathers of this specialized United Nations agency.Gates stressed that "climate change has cost seven years of growth in agricultural productivity" and that "in the coming decades global warming is expected to increase drough...
Sánchez boasts of having discussed four issues with Biden in their one-minute meeting
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Sánchez boasts of having discussed four issues with Biden in their one-minute meeting

The President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez, I would have made the most of the scarce minute that he shared with the president of the United States, Joe Biden, this Monday, in the framework of the NATO summit.According to Sánchez, in those few seconds They have spoken of the need to "reinforce military ties", of "the situation in Latin America", he congratulated him on his "progressive agenda" and they have agreed to continue collaborating and in contact.To questions from journalists, Sánchez has pointed out that does not have "a stopwatch" to find out "how much" he has "met" with Biden, "but I can guarantee that it has been more than a few seconds."According to President Sánchez, it was a "...
All wrong
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All wrong

First year of legislature. Unpublished and recently inaugurated Government Coalition and… wham! a global pandemic.What happens sixty business weeks later ?: thirty-two laws passed. One law every two weeks. If we add the validated Royal Decree Law to the bills and proposals, we reach the 80 norms with the force of law so far this legislature. And it is worth remembering the figures. And more than the quantity, which is important because of the capacity and intensity of the work, it is very important to recognize what matters have been regulated by the approved standards. The Climate Change Law, the Child Protection Law, the Minimum Living Income, the Euthanasia Law, the Lomloe...
The king asks to face challenges such as climate change, inequality and the pandemic with "innovation" Y "collaboration"
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The king asks to face challenges such as climate change, inequality and the pandemic with "innovation" Y "collaboration"

Felipe VI appealed this Thursday to the need to face challenges such as "the pandemic, climate change and inequality" from "collaboration" and "innovation". Thus, leaving behind the "watertight compartments", such as "companies, universities, scientific and technological organizations, public administrations and society as a whole will achieve better results and higher levels of well-being".The Head of State participated together with Doña Letizia in the delivery of the National Awards for Innovation and Design, accompanied by the president of the Junta de Andalucía, Juanma Moreno; the Minister of Science and Innovation, Pedro Duque; the Government delegate in Andalusia, Pedro Fernandez; an...
The oldest cave painting on the planet is in danger: the painting peels off and experts have pointed out the culprit
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The oldest cave painting on the planet is in danger: the painting peels off and experts have pointed out the culprit

It is the oldest cave painting of the planet. And it is being destroyed by climate change. It is in Indonesia and is estimated to be about 45,000 years old. The rise in temperatures of the planet causes that the rock these hands were painted on is slowly deteriorating, as the Indonesian and Australian experts who study the cave point out. And it does at a very fast pace. In just six months, 1.36 square centimeters of paint has been destroyed. Researchers are looking for a solution against the clock so that this prehistoric gem is not lost. Look out the salt level of the walls is the only thing that can be done at the moment so that the loss of this treasure does not continue. . Discla...
This is the novel ‘Natrium’ nuclear reactor that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett will build in the US
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This is the novel ‘Natrium’ nuclear reactor that Bill Gates and Warren Buffett will build in the US

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and billionaire businessman Warren Buffett will build a new nuclear reactor that advocates for renewable energy and significantly reduces the carbon footprint, have reported the companies TerraPower and PacifiCorp, which they own respectively.'Sodium'As the project has been named, it will see the light of day in a closed coal plant in the US state of Wyoming within seven years. Will be able to produce 345 megawatts of electricity, reaching up to 500 for approximately five and a half hours thanks to its storage technology, feeding about 400,000 households, pick up BBC.The reactor, which makes use of heat to generate electricity and is able to store it up to his d...
The war on climate change comes to court: "You do not need to be a lawyer to see that it is unfair"
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The war on climate change comes to court: "You do not need to be a lawyer to see that it is unfair"

Activists explore a new avenue to force governments and companies to protect the environment: go to court. And the judges begin to agree with them. Is it a new era of environmental struggle? BELOVED BLACKSMITH Pars AKIRANT (ILLUSTRATION) Updated Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 22:33Michele Wucker. "What will happen to the real estate market on the coast if the sea level rises?" Partha Dasgupta. "Entrepreneurs should take care of Nature for their own interest" Ral Luciano Lliuya and its neighbors in the Peruvian city of Huaraz have contributed little to the global increase in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Its responsibility for global warming is small, perhaps nil, but the thaw of the Palcaraju glacier and the overflows that it causes in Lake Palcacocha, in the mountains that rise above ...
Michele Wucker: "What will happen to the real estate market on the coast if sea level rises?"
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Michele Wucker: "What will happen to the real estate market on the coast if sea level rises?"

Updated Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 22:29During the pandemic, rulers of different ideologies have sought to justify the chaos with phrases like: We cannot imagine that something like this was going to happen. And then the analyst specialized in future risks Michele Wucker (Kansas City, 1969) se cabrea. For her, the coronavirus, like the catastrophes derived from climate change or a cyberattack on a global scale, are clear examples of the gray rhinos, the famous metaphor I coined in 2013 to describe obvious dangers Become Premium from € 1 the first month Take advantage of this limited-time offer and access all web content I want it (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.g...