"WHERE SCIENCE GETS RESPECT!" Wildfires burn across Russia amid a hot, dry summer. Even regions free from fire are dealing with the smoke. A NASA image.
Monday, 2 February 2015
Peru's Indigenous People Protest Against Relicensing of Oil Concession
Kichwa communities along an Amazon tributary, string cables to stop oil company boats from passing. They accuse government of turning a blind eye to contamination from oil operations in the forest. Story here.