Archive for March, 2009
Amazon Rainforest Will Suffer Catastrophic Damage, Even in Best Case Scenario

Amazon Rainforest Will Suffer Catastrophic Damage, Even in Best Case Scenario

March 13, 2009 by 1 Comment

The damage will be so severe that it will cause irreversible changes to the world’s weather patterns, which is expected to bring more storms, floods and heat waves to Britain. Up to 40 per cent of the rainforest will be lost if temperature rises are restricted to 2C, which most climatologists regard as the least that can be expected by 2050.

Amazon News: MTV Cuts Down Rainforest for Reality TV Show

Amazon News: MTV Cuts Down Rainforest for Reality TV Show

March 03, 2009 by Comments Off

The television show, which premieres on September 17th, took over the neighboring, inhabited island in militant style by hiring the local police to prevent residents from accessing a public beach. As it turned out, according to local witnesses, MTV had cleared a small patch of rainforest to build a tiki-hut structure near the beach, developed an access road through the forest, and installed generators and lighting on the beach.