USF Hosts “Towards Democracy and Diversity” Summer Seminar

For detailed article on  “Towards Democracy and Diversity” please click on the following link USF Hosts Caribbean Teachers in Democracy Education Effort

You may also  read more about the Teachers’ activities by reading the Seminar Weekly Report (June 29-July 4 )


RSS Climate Change Headlines from Google News

  • Human-Induced Climate Change Has Been Going On Longer Than You Think - WIRED August 26, 2016
    WIREDHuman-Induced Climate Change Has Been Going On Longer Than You ThinkWIREDThe first signs of warming from the rise in greenhouse gases which came hand-in-hand with the Industrial Revolution appear as early as 1830 in the tropical oceans and the Arctic, meaning that climate change witnessed today began about 180 years ago.Human-caused climate change has b […]
  • 'Migrations in Motion': Visualization shows where climate change will push species - GeekWire August 26, 2016
    GeekWire'Migrations in Motion': Visualization shows where climate change will push speciesGeekWireMigrations in Motion A visualization shows the likely routes that would be taken by mammals (pink), birds (blue) and amphibians (yellow) as they move northward in response to climate change. (Credit: Mapbox / OpenStreetMap / Migrations in Motion ...Int […]
  • Aldo Leopold Nature Center Launches Smartphone Tour On Climate Change - Wisconsin Public Radio News August 26, 2016
    Wisconsin Public Radio NewsAldo Leopold Nature Center Launches Smartphone Tour On Climate ChangeWisconsin Public Radio NewsThe tour is called the "Digital Docent: Climate Change Impacts." The students stop at a signpost and aim their smartphones at a QR code: a square, digitally readable symbol. About 20 QR codes line the trail. Up pops information […]
  • Climate Change Could Put Tiny Krill at Big Risk - Seeker August 26, 2016
    SeekerClimate Change Could Put Tiny Krill at Big RiskSeekerAs climate change warms the Southern Ocean and alters sea ice patterns, though, the area of Antarctic water suitable for krill to hatch and grow could drop precipitously, a new study finds. Most Antarctic krill are found in an area from the Weddell Sea ...and more »
  • Just 90 companies are to blame for most climate change, this carbon accountant says - Science Magazine August 25, 2016
    Science MagazineJust 90 companies are to blame for most climate change, this carbon accountant saysScience MagazineLast month, geographer Richard Heede received a subpoena from Representative Lamar Smith (R-TX), chairman of the House of Representatives Committee on Science, Space, and Technology. Smith, a climate change doubter, became concerned when ...and […]
  • Correction: Climate Change-American Pika story - U.S. News & World Report August 26, 2016
    U.S. News & World ReportCorrection: Climate Change-American Pika storyU.S. News & World ReportA new study shows populations of the rabbit-like animal known as the American pika are vanishing in many mountainous areas of the West as climate change alters habitat. The U.S. Geological Survey research unveiled Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, found ...Is this th […]
  • This CNN Meteorologist Was A Climate Change Skeptic, But Now ... - Huffington Post August 25, 2016
    Huffington PostThis CNN Meteorologist Was A Climate Change Skeptic, But Now ...Huffington PostA CNN meteorologist is speaking out about how he went from questioning climate change to siding with the 97 percent of scientists who acknowledge human ...and more »
  • Coal Executive Says His Industry Must Confront Climate Change - Scientific American August 25, 2016
    Scientific AmericanCoal Executive Says His Industry Must Confront Climate ChangeScientific AmericanIt's one thing when environmentalists say that fossil fuel companies' positions on climate change are similar to Big Tobacco's past deflections about the hazards of smoking. It's another entirely when it's done by a coal official, who s […]
  • Edina couple practice climate change evangelism on epic scale - Minnesota Public Radio News August 26, 2016
    Minnesota Public Radio NewsEdina couple practice climate change evangelism on epic scaleMinnesota Public Radio NewsAhler, on the other hand, has insisted on carrying all her own gear for the trip, saying it doesn't make sense to have a support vehicle burning fossil fuels on a bike trek for climate change. She and Hall are even bringing portable solar p […]
  • California Just Made Climate Change History. How Did it Happen? - The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog) August 26, 2016
    The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)California Just Made Climate Change History. How Did it Happen?The Equation: Blog of the Union of Concerned Scientists (blog)Followers of California climate change policy know that ten years ago, the state adopted a first-in-the-nation law to comprehensively tackle global warming by mandating a st […]

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