Monthly Archives: November 2013

2013. Hot topics and thoughts identified in environmental science from public access media. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD)


2013. Hot topics and thoughts identified in environmental science from public access media. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD) Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD. CV english and español. Resume. Pdf Available at ResearchGate DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.3308.1200 I believe that it is important to keep active digesting information from different sources … Continue reading

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Science, scientists, researchers, policy-makers, and the rest of society. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Science, scientists, researchers, policy-makers, and the rest of society. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) I was a Marie Curie participant at the anniversary celebrated in Warsaw in 2011 “Marie Curie Researchers Symposium: Science Passion Mission Responsibilities”. There was a debate about scientists, … Continue reading

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Genetic evolution. Survival of the fittest. How fit are We to compete with the new? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Genetic Evolution and Survival of the fittest. How fit are We to compete with the new? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) Just a thought, when talking about genetic manipulation, it seems to me that it is coming to a point where it … Continue reading

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GMOs hybridizing with plants next to a field. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


GMOs hybridizing with plants next to a field. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) Bill Jewell said to me at LinkedIn: “I wonder if there is any research on GMOs hybridizing with plants next to a field where they are planted.” So, this … Continue reading

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Climate variability and energy balance. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD)


Climate variability and energy balance. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD) By Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD. CV english and español. Resume. At ResearchGate: DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.33706.11203   I think that we, as specie, are so used to adapt the environment to our needs that … Continue reading

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Genetic design


Genetic design Sometimes I wonder, if any alien specie would find a human body, and based only in studying our body without considerations of known behaviour, what purpose would define for our biological structure? Follow these links for more in … Continue reading

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Understanding pollen seasons and hay fever. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD)


Understanding pollen seasons and hay fever. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla, PhD) By Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD. CV english and español. Resume. Pollen seasons and Hay fever. Pollen from grasses, trees, and weeds is the wonderful substance that allow plants to reproduce, but … Continue reading

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Particle size versus Particle mass. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Particle size versus Particle mass. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) “Hollow particles are common in the atmosphere, then instruments that measure particle size cannot be used to obtain particle mass (TSP)” was the comment by Roger J CHENG in a Linkedin discussion … Continue reading

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More pollen versus more plants. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD)


More pollen versus more plants. (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD) Diego Fdez-Sevilla PhD. CV english and español. Resume. SEHIC established a workgroup to determine indicators of climate change recognizing Pollen as one Environmental Health Indicator for Climate Change (http://www.cste.org/?page=EHIndicatorsClimate) 2013. Hot topics in Environmental Sciences.. Available … Continue reading

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Climate, “normal variability” or “change”? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla)


Climate, “normal variability” or “change”? (by Diego Fdez-Sevilla) About “normal variability” or “change”, I don´t like to characterize the grade of perturbation of any situation if it has not been defined its stable state first. Variability and change comes within … Continue reading

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