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Heart of Borneo

Heart of Borneo is an initiative taken by three countries – Indonesia, Malaysia, and Brunei Darussalam – to preserve 22 million ha (220,000 km2) of rainforest as natural capital.  Borneo is one of the most diverse ecologies in the world

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Should GM be persued at all costs?

Having recently read an article called “The Truth About Soya”, my answer to this is no.  This article highlighted the devastating affects that genetically modified soya crops are having on the South American rainforest.  This region has a particularly rich

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Another consequence of global warming –extinction of biodiversity

Another consequence of global warming, we didn’t mention yet, is the extinction of biodiversity. Every day 150 species die. The question I want to explore is: What will be the consequence for us if all bees become extinct? At the

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