Besides vaccination, how can people protect themselves against the flu? How effective is the flu vaccine? CDC conducts studies each year to determine how well the influenza flu vaccine protects against flu illness. In general, current flu vaccines tend to work better against influenza B and influenza A H1N1 viruses and offer lower protection against influenza A H3N2 viruses.
Emphasizing individual solutions to big issues can reduce support for government efforts June 13, Following the shutdown of the Fukushima power plant, which endured one of the worst nuclear accidents in history in due to a 9.
Believe you can stop climate change and you will May 4, If we believe that we can personally help stop climate change with individual actions - such as turning the thermostat down—then we are more likely to make a difference, according to research from the University of Warwick.
An overlooked source of carbon emissions November 2, Nations that pledged to carry out the Paris climate agreement have moved forward to find practical ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, including efforts to ban hydrofluorocarbons and set stricter fuel-efficiency standards.
UNH helps lead the way for campuses to measure their nitrogen footprints April 18, Sustainability leadership efforts at the University of New Hampshire have contributed to a groundbreaking initiative to measure and reduce the nitrogen footprint left behind by campus activities like food waste and energy Emission trading schemes limit green consumerism January 29, Schemes that aim to regulate greenhouse gas emissions can limit consumers' attempts to reduce their carbon footprints, according to an economist at the University of East Anglia UEA.
Nature paper calls for carbon labeling March 29, Labeling products with information on the size of the carbon footprint they leave behind could help both consumers and manufacturers make better, environmentally friendly choices.
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Can removing carbon from the atmosphere save us from climate catastrophe? In its recent report, it laid out four means of achieving this Wildfires bring climate's dark forces to the stratosphere November 27, Large amounts of black carbon particles from wildfires reach the stratosphere where they can induce strong local heating and thus influence regional climate.Introduction.
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There is wide variation in tax rates paid by the companies surveyed.
A quarter of the companies in this study paid effective federal income tax rates on their U.S. profits close to the full 35 percent official corporate tax rate. The United Kingdom, which spends just $3, per person on health care, placed first overall in the comparison of 11 nations that include Australia, New Zealand, Switzerland, Canada, France.