When natural disasters become occupational hazards

From tsunamis to volcanic eruptions Indonesia is no stranger to tragedy In 2004 the Boxing Day tsunami washed out a Rare campaign site in Aceh, Indonesia. Ulie Rakhmawati had great aspirations for her project with Rare, designed to stop farmers … Continue reading

Notes from a rare planet: Hottest November on record, 2010 may be hottest ever

Hottest November on record, 2010 likely hottest year on record globally — despite deepest solar minimum in a century “NASA released its monthly global temperature data, revealing November was easily the hottest in the temperature record.  The “meteorological year” — December … Continue reading