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Blacklist Station again replenished. Review of the week from 02.11.2008 to 02.17.2008. A short overview of the major environmental news for the week. UNESCO declared 2008 International Year of Planet Earth by UNESCO and the International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS) solemnly declared 2008 the International Year of Planet Earth (IYPE). UNESCO Director General Koichiro Matsuura, opened the ceremony at the headquarters of the organization, said that the event is designed to emphasize the role of science in safety and health of the planet … —- Putin: Russia ready to work with China to solve environmental problems Russia is counting on a joint solution of ecological problems with China, Russian President Vladimir Putin.

‘We to solve problems in environment, the use of border rivers’, – Putin said on Thursday at the ‘big press conference’ in the Kremlin. According to the President, the Chinese partners are seeking solutions to these problems, respond quickly on man-made disasters, seeking to prevent them … —- Nanoparticles can kill a person onset of nanotechnology has led to what is now the smallest particles are present in cosmetics, medicines, clothes and even food products from easily able to penetrate the human body. Despite the fact that in certain areas, they are undeniably useful, the nanoparticles can cause serious damage to health. Situation is repeated genetically modified food and biofuels: technologies that initially were considered a panacea for solving global problems … —- Motor exhausts lower intelligence of children, say scientists Children who live in cities with heavy traffic, producing severe pollution in the atmosphere, have an IQ (IQ) and memory is lower than their peers, breathing clean air, research shows, Reuters reported … —- Guide Bialowieza Forest denied information on hunting bison, Deputy Director of the reserve ‘Bialowieza Forest’ Science Dmitry Bernadskii said that information about the creation of a special herds of bison, which can be hunted, is nonsense. According to him, somewhere in Belarus is perhaps exists, but not in the Bialowieza Forest. —- Global warming threatens the world’s unique marine Antarctica. There can move shark Global warming could lead to the fact that in the cold Antarctic waters until relocated sharks, thereby putting at risk the unique marine world, which is millions of years has been protected from predators due to the cold climate, scientists warn …