Monthly Archives: October 2013

Gathering information is often the first step towards preparing for climate change related threats. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Gathering information is often the first step towards preparing for climate change related threats. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) http://www.nrdc.org “Eleven states and various local governments have developed preparedness measures to address the air quality impacts associated with climate change. The most … Continue reading

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Is pollen a pollutant? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Is pollen a pollutant? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) This is a question that I have received and here I present the answer that I have given so I would like to share my thoughts about it. Pollen from grasses, trees, and … Continue reading

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Genetic engineering vs. selective breeding. Are we all talking about the same? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Genetic engineering vs. selective breeding. Are we all talking about the same? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) It is a subject of shared interest that I believe needs to be understood from the bases. I am aware of that any opinion expressed … Continue reading

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“The scientist …


“The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, he’s one who asks the right questions.” ― Claude Lévi-Strauss I am a person who believes that finding the right question might be harder than giving the right answer. … Continue reading

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