Global warming forces Russian scientists to abandon the ice. That’s what happens when your lab sits on a melting ice floe. Adrift on ice in the Arctic Ocean, 21 Russian scientists (and two dogs) will need an early rescue thanks to global warming. — Sciam
Key issues for the emissions trading Green Paper. So tomorrow Penny Wong will finally release the government’s Green Paper, to which Professor Garnaut is one of many ‘inputs’, along with big business. — Greens blog

Greenhouse, governments, Garnaut – and us. The huge crowds that attended each of the public forums held by Professor Ross Garnaut after the recent release of his draft report were quite astonishing, but also very reassuring. — Andrew Bartlett

Waterless Urinal System. Without question, fresh water is our most precious resource, and in recent years water conservation has become a national obsession. Move over Brumby, enter the ‘Desert Cube Waterless Urinal System’ to help solve this economic and environmental challenge. — Desert

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