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Film Festival: Taking Root

I don’t plug a lot of movies, mostly because I don’t see a lot of movies – I spend so much more time staring a computer screen than I want to, I don’t go to the movies often. But I thought I’d have a little blog film festival over the summer, showing bits or trailers…

Reversing Deforestation in Haiti

My fellow Science blogger Eric Michael Johnson has a superb post up about possible strategies for reforestation in Haiti – and the enormous economic barriers to doing so: In other words, by providing a 25% subsidy for seed and a 75% subsidy for fertilizers both large and small farms would improve their income while at…