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Environment

This section contains articles about science, nature, medicine, anthropology, health and the human spirit.

 
 Sun-Earth DaySun-Earth Day by The Ovi Team
March 18th; NASA's Sun Earth Days team is joining forces with NASA EDGE to explore the violent nature of our Sun at the peak of solar activity and share discoveries from NASA's heliophysics and planetary missions during this exciting period.
 
 Climate Change: Unfit for the residual heat Climate Change: Unfit for the residual heat by Ovi Magazine Guest
Industrial heat makes up two-thirds of industrial energy demand and almost one-fifth of global energy consumption. It also constitutes most of the direct industrial CO2 emitted each year, as the vast majority of industrial heat originates from fossil-fuel
 
 Corporations Must Evolve Beyond Capitalizing on SustainabilityCorporations Must Evolve Beyond Capitalizing on Sustainability by Ovi Magazine Guest
I know that we are supposed to be grateful that corporations like Dunkin' Donuts and McDonald's are committing to sustainability by investing in reusable products. For instance, McDonald's has vowed to get rid of all non-recyclable packaging by 2025,
 
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 Cousteau publishes The Silent WorldCousteau publishes The Silent World by The Ovi Team
On February 3rd, 1953, French oceanographer Jacques-Yves Cousteau publishes his most famous and lasting work, The Silent World.
 
 Insulin, first useInsulin, first use by The Ovi Team
23rd January, 1922: The first injection of Insulin (called isletin originally) on Leonard Thompson, a 14-year-old diabetic who lay dying at the Toronto General Hospital on 11th January 1922 caused a severe allergic reaction.
 
 Warring on Plastic: David Attenborough, Britain and Environmental MissionsWarring on Plastic: David Attenborough, Britain and Environmental Missions by Dr. Binoy Kampmark
Few documentaries have had quite this impact, so much so that it has ushered in the unfortunate combination of war and plastic, two terms that sit uneasily together, if at all.
 
 Lick ObservatoryLick Observatory by The Ovi Team
January 3rd 1888; the refracting telescope at the Lick Observatory, measuring 91 cm in diameter, is used for the first time. It was the largest telescope in the world at the time.
 
 The birth of quantum theoryThe birth of quantum theory by The Ovi Team
December 14th 1900; German physicist Max Planck publishes his groundbreaking study of the effect of radiation on a "blackbody" substance, and the quantum theory of modern physics is born.
 
 Environmental Protest: Bob Brown wins in AustraliaEnvironmental Protest: Bob Brown wins in Australia by Dr. Binoy Kampmark
Environment activists and watchers will be detaching themselves briefly from their various points of resistance to observe the implications of a High Court decision in Australia that was handed down last week.
 
 A Matter of Fifty Degrees: Climate Change in AustraliaA Matter of Fifty Degrees: Climate Change in Australia by Dr. Binoy Kampmark
A country baked to the core, its citizens roasted, an electricity grid battered to its limits. Capital cities trapping scorching heat, toasting its citizens and assaulting the young, the elderly, the infirm with temperature fluctuations. This is the vis
 
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