Japan BOM: Global Warming will cause Heavier Snowfall — Watts Up With That?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The Japan Meteorological Agency thinks global warming will lead to heavier snowfall in Northern Japan. According to writer Susumu Yoshida of the Asahi Shimbun, a prominent Japanese national newspaper; Global warming will bring more heavy snow in northern Japan Logic would tell us that continuing global warming will lead to […]Continue reading “Japan BOM: Global Warming will cause Heavier Snowfall — Watts Up With That?”

Tsunami Aftermath: The Urato Islands Rebuild

THE URATO ISLANDS, near the coast of Japan, rebuilds after the Tsunami disaster: How can new ways of discussion trigger action towards sustainability?  Actions were organized by sustainability researchers in the Satoyama Initiative to discuss rebuilding and revitalization of the Urato Islands after the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami on the 11th of March 2011.  These sessionsContinue reading “Tsunami Aftermath: The Urato Islands Rebuild”

Japan Tops Agenda at 65th International Whaling Commission Meeting in Slovenia

Originally posted on World News – Breaking International News Headlines and Leaks:
Japan’s controversial whaling operation is set to be the focus of the 65th meeting of the International Whaling Commission in Slovenia. The meeting will be attended by delegates from across the world who will discuss three proposed amendments to current regulations, as well as…