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  • Last time I edited the wiki was on December 7, when I added a reference Lou Jost, Entropy and diversity, Oikos 113:2 (2006) 363-375 doi in the article [[biodiversity]]. My memory is that I encountered no problems at the time. Pressed the edit bu…
    in Wiki edits Comment by zskoda January 31
  • I created a related page, for now recording few links about [[evolution]].
  • I added few more references on recent trends at [[Solar power]].
  • New stub [[Nitrous oxide]].
  • A little bit more at ghgprotocol.org: Global warming potential values, pdf International Panel of Climate Change -- Climate Change 2007: Working Group I: The Physical Science Basis, 2.10.2 Direct Global Warming Potentials
  • Data on the global warming potential of [[greenhouse gas]]es can be found at the webpage United Nations framework convention on climate change: GHG data and its own source is Climate Change 1995, The Science of Climate Change: Summary for Policy…
  • I just noticed that there is a biology counterpart of arXiv growing in beta version: http://biorxiv.org
  • New York Times serves often as a corporate tool for propaganda of multinational companies and their interests.
  • uk-parliament-slams-the-bbc-for-succumbing-to-false-balance-on-climate
  • New stub, [[Measures of biodiversity]], with one arXiv link so far.
  • Some updates at [[Academic Publishing]] including the Code of Pratice of EMS for authors, publishers, editors, referees and users of bibliometric data and a link to wikipedia entry about Aaron Swartz, the open access activist and his fate. Caring a…
  • I added the link to ERC-funded project www.coralwarm.eu Corals and global warming: the Mediterranean versus the Red Sea I am not sure if it is at that site, but elsewhere (pdf) I saw the abstract for the following additional "Proof of the con…
  • I have no time to read this discussion, but I see that you put much weight on how far is the Earth on year average and less on the main issue which was included in other discussions on the topic I heard so far and that is the distribution of contine…
  • Proper Latin spelling is Milutin Milanković, and in Serbian cyrillic spelling Милутин Миланковић.
  • I added Mathematics of planet Earth 2013 http://www.mpe2013.org, though it is an organized activity scattered through several institutes. It has organizing committee etc. With the support of the International Mathematical Union (IMU) and the Interna…
    in Conferences Comment by zskoda July 2011
  • John said I want posts on Azimuth to be ultra-reliable, especially when it comes to facts about global warming. I agree with you. If one is to make an impact, one needs to get a quality which distinguishes it from massive publication output i…
  • I try to avoid to eat irradiated food. The irradiation is mainly done in order to be able to store food longer, to avoid sprouting etc. Herbs and spices are in the EU often irradiated, but some countries (like I think Belgium) in the EU irradiate…
  • This is unlikely because the people from Marseilles didn't speak French at the time. They did as a second language. The people in New Guinean isolated tribes iun the rain forest studied in 20th century, typically spoke to some extent 4-6 langua…
  • Robert, the situation is not that simple, nor is the language exinction precendentet in its speed. You take for example New Guinea and surrounding, this is an area where the linguistics placed about 700 languages at the time about 20 years ago when …
  • Ad 2 -- Frederik, thanks for noting the subtlety; India has big plans about the thorium reactors. As you noted the Kakrapar-1 uses thorium just for a side process, not for the core process, thanks for correcting; we should explain the difference. Ad…
    in Thorium Comment by zskoda April 2011