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EU Wants Internet Companies To Help Fight Online Terrorist Propaganda

The EU on Thursday, Jan 29, called for more help from Internet companies to fight online terrorist propaganda in the face of the terror attacks in France, the Associated Press reports. Home Affairs Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos told reporters in Riga that the EU needs to deepen cooperation with the Internet industry “and to strengthen the […]

Amazon rainforest, near Manaus, Brazil
Amazon rainforest, near Manaus, Brazil


New Study Details Future Of Oil And Gas Development In Western Amazon

The western Amazon–a vast region encompassing the Amazonian portions of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and western Brazil–is one of the world’s last high-biodiversity wilderness landscapes. It is also home to an active hydrocarbon (oil and gas) sector, characterized by operations in extremely remote areas that require new access routes. In a new study published today […]