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Daily Email Recap

PMC used to do a daily email. It has now been turned into a weekly email that collects a number of articles with commentary on one article. 


June 25, 2007

The limits to wind and PV penetration

June 25, 2007 — Thanks to Andrew Ferguson for these articles, which complement his piece about the limits of wind power in the United States with a look at wind power and photovoltaics in the UK. 25 GW UK Wind Study (Word doc., 41 KB) Choosing Uncontrollables )Word...

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June 21, 2007

Introducing Global Health TV

June 21, 2007 — The email below is from Global Health Council ————————————————– Hello Everyone, I’d like to introduce you to a new Council project for communicating global health messages called Global Health TV — www.globalhealthtv.com. This project is a partnership between the Council and HBL Media, a...

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June 19, 2007

Gender and Climate Change

June 19, 2007 — The UN is formally committed to gender mainstreaming within all United Nations policies and programmes. In all societies, in all parts of the world, gender equality is not yet realized. Men and women have different roles, responsibilities and decision making powers. This has consequences...

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May 28, 2007

Interview for radio show

May 28, 2007 — Below is a transcript of an interview I did with Chris Springman’s LIFE, LOVE & HEALTH radio program, which plays on American forces radio, Voice of America and Wal-Mart radio. The actual broadcast will occur in several weeks. The website is www.lifeloveandhealth.com Chris Springman...

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May 28, 2007

Does Watching Sex on Television Influence Teens’ Sexual Activity?

May 28, 2007 — Below is an interresting article. http://www.rand.org/pubs/research_briefs/RB9068/

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May 20, 2007

Understanding the Sexual Behavior of Adolescents

May 20, 2007 — This is an interresting paper. http://www.rand.org/pubs/research_briefs/RB4543/index1.html

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May 19, 2007

Integrating Population, Health, Environment

May 19, 2007 — By Kelly Rand I am well aware of the stigma that comes with being an environmentalist these days. The constant gloomy drumbeat, with no room for hope or a vision for a better tomorrow, has made us this generation’s Chicken Little. However, instead of...

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May 18, 2007

Deforestation: The Hidden Cause of Global Warming

May 18, 2007 — Thanks to Ben Zuckerman for this article. ———————- In the next 24 hours, deforestation will release as much CO2 into the atmosphere as 8 million people flying from London to New York. Stopping the loggers is the fastest and cheapest solution to climate change....

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May 16, 2007

Bloomberg: “Let’s face up to the fact that our population growth is putting our city on a collision course with the environment”

May 16, 2007 — Saying that he would not spend his final term in office “pretending that all is fine,” Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg made a series of Earth Day proposals this afternoon to improve the environment of New York City, including charging a new congestion fee to...

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May 15, 2007

Diffusion of Innovations and HIV

May 15, 2007 — This is an interesting paper. Download the article: Diffusion of Innovations and HIV

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