Agriculture, Deforestation and Climate Change

Agriculture, Deforestation and Climate Change

Soil Depletion Releasing Carbon Into Atmosphere Agriculture has contributed nearly as much to climate change as deforestation by intensifying global warming, according to U.S. research that has quantified the amount of carbon taken from the soil by farming. Some 133...
Scientists Issue Warning On Climate Change

Scientists Issue Warning On Climate Change

Global Warming Gaining Momentum The world’s largest general scientific society, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, has issued an uncharacteristically blunt call to action on climate change. The must-read new report by the AAAS’s Climate Science...