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INDIGENOUS LEADERS MEET ENTREPRENEURS IN THE PERUVIAN AMAZON

Late November this year a unique gathering of tribal leaders and progressive business men and women met in a remote…

INDIGENOUS LEADERS MEET ENTREPRENEURS IN THE PERUVIAN AMAZON
Palm trees older than we thought

Our forests were already diversifying 100 million years ago According to biologists from the French Institute for Research for Development…

Palm trees older than we thought
AGUARUNA-HUAMBIZA COMMUNITIES KEEN TO PARTICIPATE IN FOREST CARBON MARKET

A gathering of around 50 indigenous Aguaruna-Huambiza communities invited Cool Earth’s news editor to visit them in Amazonas, a northern…

AGUARUNA-HUAMBIZA COMMUNITIES KEEN TO PARTICIPATE IN FOREST CARBON MARKET
INDIGENOUS FOREST CARBON FUND LAUNCHED

Around 1300 members of Brazil’s Suruí Amazon nation have launched the first ever indigenous forest carbon fund at this month’s…

INDIGENOUS FOREST CARBON FUND LAUNCHED
WARMEST YEAR EVER ACCORDING TO NASA'S DATA

While Northern Europe and the UK are experiencing unusually cold weather, NASA’s data demonstrates that, to date, 2010 has experienced…

WARMEST YEAR EVER ACCORDING TO NASA’S DATA
Space Tourism Might Speed up Global Warming

The new space tourism industry may accelerate climate change and also impact on the planet’s ozone layer according to a…

Space Tourism Might Speed up Global Warming
AMAZON DROUGHT LEVELS SIMILAR TO 2005

A massive drought in the Amazon in the late summer, is still having an impact 3 months later with scientists…

AMAZON DROUGHT LEVELS SIMILAR TO 2005
Extinct Tiger Reappears on YouTube

A researcher claims he has captured on video a sighting of the extinct Tasmanian Tiger. Murray McAllister, has posted it…

Extinct Tiger Reappears on YouTube
Brazilian Environment Minister

“The time for talking is over. It is time for providing answers, solutions, actions. We are all tired of endless…

Brazilian Environment Minister
New Tree Discovered in Honduras

After two years of close study researchers announce they have discovered a new tree related to the sandalwood species. The…

New Tree Discovered in Honduras
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