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Sexual diversity in nature: Joan Roughgarden at TEDxAmazonia

Sexual diversity in nature: Joan Roughgarden at TEDxAmazonia

By Micah Moen 19 Comments January 25, 2020

Translator: TED Translators admin Reviewer: Denise RQ Thank you very much! I’m Joan Roughgarden and I’m a biologist, and I’m here to talk about the evolution of gender and sexuality. And, the reason I’m doing this is that I attended my first Gay Pride Parade in San Francisco about 12 years ago, and when I […]

Paid Post – Absorbing Risk: How cities are turning into flood water sponges | Rethink Sustainability

Paid Post – Absorbing Risk: How cities are turning into flood water sponges | Rethink Sustainability

By Micah Moen 1 Comment January 9, 2020

“Global floods and extreme rainfall have increased by over 50% in the past 10 years as a result of climate change…” Over the past decade, the costs of extreme weather events have reached $227 billion per year, up 61% from the previous decade.         By 2050, the global cost of rising seas and flooding could […]

Staggering Number Of Fires Ravaging Amazon Rainforest | NBC Nightly News
The Nature-Accelerator | Promo

The Nature-Accelerator | Promo

By Micah Moen 0 Comment January 7, 2020

The Nature-Accelerator is basically an accelerator that trains, supports and invests in startups that work with nature. So, for example, with natural resources such as forests, wood, but also ecotourism. The Nature-Accelerator is also a human experience. We bring togeter people from all over the world, where they can stay away from their daily business […]

Interview with Mohamad Rafiq , Vice President of Programs, Rainforest Alliance

Interview with Mohamad Rafiq , Vice President of Programs, Rainforest Alliance

By Micah Moen 1 Comment January 3, 2020

We are aware of the issue around the multiplicity of standards and the potential confusion it can create with the consumers but the more we think about it, the more we feel that the solution of moving towards one single mega standard is not very likely to be there or to be successful. The reason […]

Preparing Safe Mexican Foods: The Case of the Malicious Microbes (Spanish)
“Pitch For Nature” – Business & the value of nature

“Pitch For Nature” – Business & the value of nature

By Micah Moen 15 Comments January 2, 2020

Hi, I’m John I work for a company A big company A company that still doesn’t realise it relies on nature Which is why I’m organizing a meeting A big meeting To discuss “Natural Capital” It’s a new idea that’ll boost our business You’ve heard of ‘financial capital, right? So what is “Natural Capital”? Take […]

Saving the Rainforest with Microsatellites | Yuya Nakamura

Saving the Rainforest with Microsatellites | Yuya Nakamura

By Micah Moen 0 Comment January 1, 2020

Guess what! This is an artificial micro-satellite. So, we got the micro-satellites. It’s so small you can put it on your palm. The micro-satellite was developed by university students, and I was lucky enough to have got involved in this exciting project. The micro-satellite was launched in 2003, and it worked quite well in orbit […]

Rainforest – Kate Woodman Photoshop Action Walkthrough I PRO EDU

Rainforest – Kate Woodman Photoshop Action Walkthrough I PRO EDU

By Micah Moen 0 Comment January 1, 2020

– Hi, everyone. I’m Kate with RDG EDU, and today, I’m gonna show you how to load our rainforest action in Photoshop. (smooth music) So, first of all, if you’ve never used actions before, there are a couple of ways to get to our actions panel. The first one is to click this little arrow […]

Worldwide Pleas To Save The Amazon As Fires Decimate Rainforest | NBC Nightly News