A World of Science (April-June 2007)

3 June 2007

Vol. 5 N° 2

INTERVIEW

p 14 -Igor Vasilievich Severskiy onwhy glacier melt and poor policies are to blame for Central Asia’s water woes

CONTENTS Vol. 5 N° 2

IN FOCUS
p 2 - Far from the nanohype

NEWS
p 8 - A global warning on global warming
p 9 -UNESCO and ESA to map Mesoamerica’s biological corridor
p 10 - A robot camp for kids
p 10 - World water programme to move to Italy
p 11 - Palestinians gain Chair in maths and physics
p 11 - Africa commits to research
p 12 - US$30 million loan for Mayan Biosphere Reserve
p 13 - Full-time seismic coverage for Europe's seas
p 13 - Half a million dollars for top women scientists

INTERVIEW
p 14 -Igor Vasilievich Severskiy onwhy glacier melt and poor policies are to blame for Central Asia’s water woes

HORIZONS
p 16 - Saving the remaining wildlife in Darfur
p 21 -Head counts and headaches measuring women in science

IN BRIEF
p 24 - Diary
24 - New releases

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