South China Morning Post: Son’s asthma set dad on a mission to tackle Hong Kong air pollution. https://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health-wellness/article/3115228/how-sons-asthma-diagnosis-set-dad-mission-find-its-cause
As humans squander the Earth’s resources and throw away unwanted goods, meet the companies and communities offering ways of transforming waste back into reusable products
The diaspora of tech talent is apparent in towns around the Rockies, where wealth and business activity are rising, along with property prices and wage competition.
Bloomberg measured vaccine access, lockdowns disruption and mortality rates
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In the next 10 years, key technologies will converge to completely disrupt the five foundational sectors—information, energy, food, transportation, and materials—that underpin our global economy. We need to make sure the disruption benefits everyone.
In an August report in the journal Cell, Fauci and medical historian David Morens, his National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) colleague, foresee an accelerating rate of pandemics in the years ahead driven largely by deforestation, urban crowding, and wet markets for wild game, which will make increasing environmental degradation worldwide in this century, “the key determinant of disease emergence.”
“A deadly barrage” of pandemics is coming, a new report warns.