31 Oct '11, 1am

11 challenges facing 7 billion super-consumers

11 challenges facing 7 billion super-consumers

(10/25/2011) In 2009 poachers shot and killed the world's last Vietnamese rhinoceros (Rhinoceros sondaicus annamiticus), a subspecies of the Javan rhino, confirms a report from International Rhino Foundation (IRF) and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). The Vietnamese rhino was the last Javan rhino to survive on the Asian mainland and the second subspecies to vanish, following the extinction of the Indian Javan rhino (rhinoceros sondaicus inermis). The Javan rhino is the world's most imperiled rhino species with now only around 50 individuals surviving in a single park on its namesake island in Indonesia. Sober up: world running out of time to keep planet from over-heating (10/24/2011) If governments are to keep the pledge they made in Copenhagen to limit global warming within the 'safe range' of two degrees Celsius, they are running out of time, according to two soberin...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/1030-hance_7billion.html

Tweets

#7BillionCommitments

siemens.com 31 Oct '11, 7am

Innovations are the most effective means of reducing greenhouse gas emissions Sophisticated technical solutions for climat...

How to feed 7 billion of us without ruining the planet via @grist

How to feed 7 billion of us without ruining the...

grist.org 31 Oct '11, 2pm

It turns out converted rainforest land is neither particularly productive as farmland nor climate smart, since creating it...

@rispas ha ji won playing as lead. A thriller m...

gv.com.sg 01 Nov '11, 8am

1985. In Sector 7, an underwater oil field located south of Jeju Island, Hae-jun's father goes missing in an unfortunate a...

7 Billion People Breathing Bad Air, Most Denyin...

greentechmedia.com 31 Oct '11, 4pm

When directly in the air over an area yes, but brown cloud of pollution over China has been shown via satellite measuremen...

Dot Earth Blog: 7 Billion and Beyond

Dot Earth Blog: 7 Billion and Beyond

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 31 Oct '11, 8pm

She is from the Girar Deber Kebele in northern Ethiopia. She is 39 years old, got married at 13, and has been participatin...

#peakoil The future of energy and the interconn...

energybulletin.net 30 Oct '11, 4pm

At present, most homes in Switzerland continue to be heated by oil, while Basel is actively promoting the connection of pr...

This is the weekend we hit 7 billion: #population

This is the weekend we hit 7 billion: #population

grist.org 28 Oct '11, 5pm

Well, the 7 billionth baby is expected to arrive around Halloween. Spooky! Here's what you should read to prepare. "I am t...

Maison Kitsuné Fall/Winter ’11

Maison Kitsuné Fall/Winter ’11

juice.com.sg 30 Oct '11, 4am

Americana remains on the Kitsuné moodboard this Fall/Winter, with the French label taking on two separate universes for it...

31 Oct 2011 : AV Super Deal: 31 October 2011 on...

shoppingnsales.com 30 Oct '11, 11pm

Join SNS FREE mailing list Search for: Home About Us RSS MegaSale warehousesales SNS BLOG

Good advice: Top 7 Tricks to Rank in Google Pla...

searchenginejournal.com 30 Oct '11, 3pm

If you’ve worked with Google in the past you’ll know just how hard it is to rank for Google Places for many searches. It’s...

Updated: Government confirms 50 per cent cut to...

businessgreen.com 31 Oct '11, 11am

Greg Barker today has killed the solar industry in the UK and the changes will precipitate many job losses. The government...

11 Steps to successful SEO for your business . ...

searchenginejournal.com 30 Oct '11, 7am

6. Web Analytics You can’t determine success or failure of any of your internet marketing activities if you do not track a...

[email protected], Till 7 Nov 2011: Happening...

tualobang.blogspot.com 31 Oct '11, 4pm

Hi, thanks for visiting. Here's a simple FAQ for the site: 1. We provide multiple content push options: a) Subscribe to em...

55% off Acai Super Fruit Antioxidant Juice (960ml - ...: Today's Deal 55% off Acai Super Fru...

55% off Acai Super Fruit Antioxidant Juice (960...

deal.com.sg 02 Nov '11, 4am

If a general sense of well-being is what you seek then get these Acai-infused products for a boost in your health and to r...

7 billion, unpacked—a comic via @grist

7 billion, unpacked—a comic via @grist

grist.org 24 Oct '11, 5pm

The world population is hitting 7 billion this month. But what does that really mean? In this comic, we unpack some of the...