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 )

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  • Climate change is making algal blooms worse - Nature.com April 25, 2017
    Nature.comClimate change is making algal blooms worseNature.comResearchers have long suggested that climate change could mean more damage from algal blooms — runaway growths of algae that can strangle marine ecosystems and devastate coastal economies. Now, a study has unpicked how warming ocean ...and more »
  • Can We Fight Climate Change with Trees and Grass? - MIT Technology Review April 24, 2017
    MIT Technology ReviewCan We Fight Climate Change with Trees and Grass?MIT Technology ReviewCan we use trees and other plants as a weapon in the fight against climate change? Earth's greenery comes with natural carbon-capturing abilities, but now several studies are investigating how to tweak those tendencies to have a maximum impact on ...Letter: Fighti […]
  • We need to act now on climate change - NMPolitics.net April 25, 2017
    NMPolitics.netWe need to act now on climate changeNMPolitics.netCOMMENTARY: When I got into climate modeling about 25 years ago, I did not think too much about the consequences of burning fossil fuels. I got into climate modeling because I was fascinated then (and still am today!) with the fluid dynamics of the ...Four big reasons why deniers started believi […]
  • Democrats push bill to offer $200 million in 'climate change bonds' - Washington Times April 25, 2017
    Washington TimesDemocrats push bill to offer $200 million in 'climate change bonds'Washington TimesTop congressional Democrats on Tuesday introduced a bill that would set up a government fund to pay for global warming adaptation projects and also would authorize up to $200 million annually in “climate change bonds” to be sold to the public.Dems int […]
  • World powers round on Donald Trump at UN over climate change - The Independent April 25, 2017
    The IndependentWorld powers round on Donald Trump at UN over climate changeThe IndependentChina, the UK, the European Union and Brazil have all filed questions at the United Nations about the United States' policies on climate change amid international concern that Donald Trump will withdraw the US from the historic Paris Agreement. While ...Bloomberg u […]
  • Harvard video project channels wide range of climate change knowledge - Harvard Gazette April 24, 2017
    Harvard GazetteHarvard video project channels wide range of climate change knowledgeHarvard GazetteDiscussion of the effects of climate change that would be classified as difficult — but manageable — are cited so routinely that the upper end is too often forgotten, even though the warming at that level would be catastrophic, notes economist Martin ...
  • Climate change poses 'nightmare scenario' for Florida coast ... - ThinkProgress April 24, 2017
    ThinkProgressClimate change poses 'nightmare scenario' for Florida coast ...ThinkProgressPessimists selling to optimists.” That's how one former Florida coastal property owner describes the current state of the market in a must-read Bloomberg story.and more »
  • Bay Area political events: comedy, climate change - SFGate April 24, 2017
    SFGateBay Area political events: comedy, climate changeSFGateThe event begins at 5:30 p.m. at BATS Improv Theatre in Building B at Fort Mason, San Francisco. For tickets: www.iibayarea.org/comedy-night-event. Saturday. Climate change marches: Marches throughout the country to demand action on climate change.
  • Huge Fight Erupts on CNN Between Bill Nye, Climate Change Skeptic [VIDEO] - BABW News April 25, 2017
    BABW NewsHuge Fight Erupts on CNN Between Bill Nye, Climate Change Skeptic [VIDEO]BABW NewsAn Earth Day interview on CNN with celebrity scientist Bill Nye went off the rails when the network invited a climate change skeptic to debate him, prompting Nye to accuse CNN of doing their viewers a “disservice.” Nye was on CNN's “New Day” program on ...Bill Nye […]
  • How climate change could affect the way we exercise - The Sydney Morning Herald April 25, 2017
    The Sydney Morning HeraldHow climate change could affect the way we exerciseThe Sydney Morning HeraldThe extreme changes of weather recently – from a seemingly endless heatwave to seemingly endless rain – affect more than the environment; they also affect the way we move. For months it has often felt too hot or too wet to exercise. Long walks and runs ...Stu […]

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