Promise of Ancient Seeds For India’s Beleaguered Farmers

Promise of Ancient Seeds For India’s Beleaguered Farmers

Ancient seeds have offered new hope to India’s beleaguered farmers. According to media reports, farmers in the Ganges River delta in Eastern India are using ancient seeds in the hopes of fighting off famine and keeping their crops sustainable in a climate-changed India. Media reports say in a case study in the Ganges River delta, […]

Violence in Humans Likely to Increase as Climate Shifts, Study Says

Violence in Humans Likely to Increase as Climate Shifts, Study Says

Violence in humans is likely to increase as climate shifts, a study says. The comprehensive study was published Thursday in Science. Researchers from the University of California, Berkeley and Princeton University looked at 60 previous studies from all major regions of the world. They found that even minor aberrations in climate can greatly escalate the […]

Edward J. Snowden Receives Russia Asylum

Edward J. Snowden Receives Russia Asylum

Edward J. Snowden, the NSA leaker, has been granted temporary asylum by the Russian government. This allowed him to leave the Moscow airport transit zone where he had been holed up for more than five weeks, media reports say. Snowden, 30, walked out of the Sheremetyevo Airport at 3:30 in the afternoon Thursday after his […]