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Biomass recycling: sustainable energy production and nutrient recovery for the future.
Bio-Security Economics Energy Environment Nation Building Sustainability

Biomass recycling: sustainable energy production and nutrient recovery for the future.

The sun provides most of the energy used on the Earth. If we think beyond solar panels for making electricity: biological energy, such as sugars produced by photosynthesis in plants, sustains just about all of life on Earth. In the process, carbon dioxide is used and oxygen is produced. We […]

MH17 and the brutality of war.
Governance Peace

MH17 and the brutality of war.

  Our hearts go out to the victims; and family and friends, of the Malaysian Airline flight MH17, we are deeply saddened by your loss. The downing of MH17 and the killing of innocent lives represents the ghastliness, shocking, brutal, destructive and abhorrent nature of war. This is not an […]

2014 Federal Budget
Economics Governance

2014 Federal Budget

  Budget emergency, fiscal deterioration, fiscal blowout is a common ploy used by incoming political parties when newly elected: (particularly by Liberal or right wing parties) to justify or validate their pursuit of conservative, right wing, Liberal agenda to enhance business profitability: by reducing government regulation/supervision of business practices; selling […]

Iraq and Syria War
Governance Peace

Iraq and Syria War

    It is with concern for the people murdered, the injured, the displaced and living in fear, from the recent reports from Iraqi and ongoing events in Syria. The effects of the Iraq and Syrian war are likely to spread beyond their boarders, into the Middle East and beyond: […]