Wooden Discovery Centre Blends in With the Forests of Québec

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Climate Change Blamed for Alarming Increases in Ocean Acidity

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The effects of climate change seems to know no bounds: new research shows carbon emissions have dramatically increased the acidity of our oceans to the point where our entire food web is at risk of collapsing. In a recent report to the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), scientists said the ocean’s acidity level has gone up 26 percent in the past 200 years, since the beginning of the Industrial Revolution . According to Phys.org , that increase in acidity directly mirrors the proportion of carbon dioxide oceans have been absorbing ever since humans started burning massive amounts of fossil fuels for energy. Read the rest of Climate Change Blamed for Alarming Increases in Ocean Acidity Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: acidity levels , biodiveristy , carbon , cbd , Climate Change , convention , emissions , food supply , Life , marine , ocean , United Nations

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SoNo Arhitekti Unveils Prismatic Slovenia Pavilion for the 2015 World Expo

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SoNo Arhiteki won the bid to design the Slovenian Pavilion for the 2015 Milan Expo . Inspired by the expo’s theme “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life,” SoNo Arhiteki based their sawtooth pavilion off the slogan “I FEEL SLOVENIA. Green. Active. Healthy.” The wood-clad geometric design is reminiscent of a cultivated field symbolic of the country’s diverse landscape. Read the rest of SoNo Arhitekti Unveils Prismatic Slovenia Pavilion for the 2015 World Expo Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2015 Milan Expo , 2015 world expo , geometric pavilion , Milan , pavilion , Slovenia , Slovenia pavilion , SoNo Arhitekti , timber pavilion , world expo , world expo pavilion

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