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Last month, the Unites States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Washington, DC hosted the Amazon Aid Foundation, as well as representatives from several of the top international NGOs, to view Amazon Gold and discuss the issue of mercury released from informal gold mining. In attendance were members of the Amazon Conservation Association, World Wildlife Fund, Natural Resources Defense Council, Oxfam International, the US State Department and the Peace Corps.
In this amazing video from Ensia, University of Minnesota undergrad Daniel Crawford has created a way to communicate climate data through music. Using his cello and climate data collected by NASA’s Goddard Institute of Space Studies, Crawford created a composition where each note corresponds to a year, and the pitch represents temperature.
Over the month of June 2012, Dano Grayson was sponsored by the Amazon Aid Foundation as an Artist for the Amazon to travel alone through the South American wilderness in efforts of capturing nature at its finest.