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Recycling of nutrients is the key to saving the Earth

Leakages of nutrients necessary for food production โ€“ especially nitrogen and phosphorus โ€“ cause severe eutrophication to the Earth's aquatic ecosystems and promote climate change. However, this threat also hides an opportunity. ...

dateFeb 23, 2015 in Environment
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Fresh nuclear leak detected at Fukushima plant

Sensors at the Fukushima nuclear plant have detected a fresh leak of highly radioactive water to the sea, the plant's operator announced Sunday, highlighting difficulties in decommissioning the crippled plant.

dateFeb 22, 2015 in Environment
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