Editorials

Paying For Stored Carbon: Possible, But Complex Paying For Stored Carbon: Possible, But Complex
  • September 25th, 2014
  • Indonesia’s success on carbon storage payments shows a way forward despite global stalling, says Julian Caldecott.

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Editorials

Paying For Stored Carbon: Possible, But Complex

Paying For Stored Carbon: Possible, But Complex

Indonesia’s success on carbon storage payments shows a way forward despite global stalling, says Julian Caldecott.

Turning Antivenom Into A Tablet

Turning Antivenom Into A Tablet

Scientists have developed an oral antivenom formulation which could help save snakebite sufferers in rural areas,

How ICTs Can Help Protect Cambodian Laborers

How ICTs Can Help Protect Cambodian Laborers

A mobile phone-based quiz is helping Better Factories Cambodia reach out to workers and educate them on their rights.

Exploit Urinals For Cheap Fertilizer, Says Indian Inventor

Exploit Urinals For Cheap Fertilizer, Says Indian Inventor

Recovering nutrients from urine before it is mixed into wastewater could be a cheap and effective way to produce fertilizer.

Lab Life: It Takes All Kinds

Lab Life: It Takes All Kinds

Love them or loathe them, Alice Ly gives us a handy guide to spotting the the different kinds of people you might find in a lab.

India Caught Between Business And Activists Over GM Crops

India Caught Between Business And Activists Over GM Crops

Public opposition to GM trials is fueling government indecision, stranding India’s food research in the lab, writes Ranjit Devraj.

Coastal Populations Should Brace For More Typhoons

Coastal Populations Should Brace For More Typhoons

Human-induced sea level rises demand that coastal communities integrate climate adaptation with disaster mitigation, scientists say.

APEC Advisors Call For Science-Based Innovation

APEC Advisors Call For Science-Based Innovation

More can be done to strengthen scientific ties within APEC, said senior advisors at a high-level networking session held in New Zealand on August 30, 2014.

Q&A With Steve Wilson Of The International Council For Science

Q&A With Steve Wilson Of The International Council For Science

What is the International Council for Science and what is its mission? Mike Ives speaks to outgoing executive director Steve Wilson to find out more.

Mendeley Co-Founder Speaks To Asian Scientist

Mendeley Co-Founder Speaks To Asian Scientist

Jan Reichelt, the co-founder and president of Mendeley, the popular research-management platform, talks to Asian Scientist about the story and success of the company, and shares his vision for the future.