Monthly Archives: April 2015

UN Secretary General to Pontifical Academy of Sciences:
Climate Change is the Defining Issue of Our Time

A shrinking glacier in Alaska: NASA image.   The Pontifical Academy of Sciences is the modern embodiment of the first exclusively scientific academy ever established, the  the Academy of the Lynxes (Accademia dei Lincei). The group was founded in Rome … Continue reading

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Climate Change is the Defining Issue of Our Time

New Training Seminar Addresses Water Conservation and Code

A new seminar from Green Technology will examine recent changes in California’s plumbing code relating to greywater, rainwater catchment and on-site water recycling. Landscape irrigation accounts for as much half of residential water use, and greywater systems have the potential … Continue reading

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