A Time to Count Our Blessings
- THE NEW SORCERER'S APPRENTICES. Hamilton, Clive // Earth Island Journal;Spring2013, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p51
The article focuses on significant ways on how to stop severe damage from climate change, which brings devastation to ecology. It points out that citizens should stand firm on geoengineering before humanity uses technological power in controlling the climate system of the planet. It also notes...
- Is It Time to Change the Experiment? Trotti, John // Water Efficiency;Jan/Feb2016, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p8
The author discusses the perception of people regarding the earth's natural resources in which the author expresses his encouragement to the public to be responsible in water handling, waste handling and energy resource management and be effective in response to all kinds of disasters.
- 9 Ways to Save the World. Warren, Mark // Esquire;Apr2006, Vol. 145 Issue 4, p60
The article focuses on the problems surrounding the environmental conservation. Demand for energy is expected to increase. Solutions to problems are within the grasp of human beings. People should engage themselves with developments.
- HOSPITALS NEED TO TAKE GREATER STRIDES TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY. Watkins, John // Nursing Standard;7/23/2014, Vol. 28 Issue 47, p34
A letter to the editor is presented in response to a letter by Sally Harding in the July 16, 2014 issue that was concerned with the need for hospitals to make increased efforts to achieve sustainability.
- A Legacy Of Love And Anger. Madson, John // National Wildlife (World Edition);Feb/Mar90, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p54
Presents a conservationist's reflections on the world his grandchildren will inherit. Recollections of the first Earth Day; Legacy of a love for the natural world that the conservationist will leave to his grandchildren; Value of the public domain; Quality of the world that is being bequeathed...
- Some Musings on Canada, Climate, Sustainability and the Dilemma of Education for a Warming World. Houghton, Elise // Pathways: the Ontario journal of outdoor education;Summer2006, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p28
The article offers views regarding the unintended consequences of prosperity which includes the melting glaciers and polar ice caps, bleaching coral reefs, violent storms, floods, and global warming. These phenomena are the products of the comfort brought along by technological innovations....
- Environmental Lead after Hurricane Katrina. Mielke, Howard W.; Rabito, Felicia A.; Rice, Janet C.; Arroyave, Whitney // Environmental Health Perspectives;May2012, Vol. 120 Issue 5, pA188
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article published in previous issue regarding the steps taken by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) after Hurricane Katrina.
- EFICIÃŠNCIA DE UM RETARDANTE DE FOGO DE LONGA DURAÃ‡ÃƒO UTILIZADO EM INCÃŠNDIOS FLORESTAIS. Filho, Cláudio Machado; Martins, Maria Cristina; Ribeiro, Guido Assunção; Lima, Gumercindo Souza; Cardoso, Marco Túlio; Torres, Carlos Moreira Miquelino Eleto; Pinto, Flavia Barreto // CiÃªncia Florestal (01039954);2012, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p365
The objective of this work was lo evaluate the efficiency of fire retardant in relation to the applied volume and the application period. The experiment has been realized on the Forest Fire and Nature Conservation Laboratory of the Federal University of Vicosa (UFV), in Minas Gerais, Brazil....
- Sounding Board. // Tribology & Lubrication Technology;Jan2006, Vol. 62 Issue 1, p52
The article presents the views of "Tribology & Lubrication Technology" readers, featured in an e-mail survey on whether conservation or developing new technologies is better when maximizing the Earth's natural resources for future energy use. The readers showed a bias toward the development of...