🚛💨 "A disproportionate amount of NOx emissions from heavy-duty vehicles is emitted during the low-speed operation characteristic of urban driving".
"The only truly clean energy is less energy".
😷 Cinco países latinoamericanos aparecen entre los 50 con peores índices en contaminación del aire en el mundo según el Reporte Mundial de #CalidadDelAire
😷 🧠 “Toxic air has been linked to other effects on the brain, including huge reductions in intelligence, dementia and mental health problems in both adults and children.”
🌋 Large volcanic eruptions produced exceptionally dry conditions in North America, Europe and Asia in the last millennium.
"Nothing is really fully correct in this world. However, if you’re very transparent about it, you can always communicate efficiently in the face of criticism. You have nothing to hide; everything is there." #openscience https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-019-03366-x
Expertos de todo el mundo advierten sobre un "sufrimiento humano sin igual" si no se actúa con cambios radicales para reducir las emisiones de dióxido de carbono y otros factores nocivos.
It was indeed an asteroid ☄️ what killed the dinosaurs.
The results are not looking good. In line with previous estimates, the new report drives home what scientists and policymakers already knew: The world’s oceans are in dire shape, and the actions taken in the coming years will have an outsized impact on the consequences of global #ClimateChange for centuries to come.
El cero maya. Una historia casi perdida de las matemáticas https://niboe.info/blog/el-cero-maya-una-historia-casi-perdida-de-las-matematicas/ #conocimientoancestral #Cultura+Sociedad #matemáticas #maya
Interview to @S0ziologik (Felix Sühlmann-Faul)
"It is of course true that consumers can "steer" companies to behave more sustainably. But the significantly greater effect is achieved by political measures. Because these set a framework that also guides people and companies to sustainable action, not just sustainable thinking".
“...since 2015, Fiat Chrysler, Ford, Daimler, BMW, Toyota and General Motors have been among the strongest opponents of regulations to help countries meet the 1.5C warming limit in the Paris agreement.”
Peruvian Glaciers Have Shrunk By 30 Percent Since 2000 🏔️
Focus on atmospheric particulate matter.
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