It provoked enormous controversy and generated two separate petitions signed by thousands of academics demanding that it be retracted, that TWQ apologize, and that the editor or editors responsible for its publication be dismissed. But serious threats of violence against the editor led the journal to withdraw the article, both in print and online. Gilley was also personally and professionally attacked and received death threats. On the good side, many rallied to his defense, including Noam Chomsky, and many supported the general argument of the article.
Take a lesson from Borneo -- go easy on the bug spray
Case study: Defend The Losing Paradise (The Borneo Forest) | Ecological Statistics And Modelling
Sabah has land borders with the Malaysian state of Sarawak to the southwest and Indonesia 's Kalimantan region to the south. The Federal Territory of Labuan is an island just off the Sabah coast. Sabah shares maritime borders with Vietnam to the west and the Philippines to the north and east. Kota Kinabalu is the state capital city, the economic centre of the state, and the seat of the Sabah state government. Other major towns in Sabah include Sandakan and Tawau. As of the census in Malaysia, the state's population is 3,, The state has long mountain ranges on the west side which forms part of the Crocker Range National Park.
Endangered Orangutans and the Palm Oil Industry: An Environmental Science Case Study
Palm oil is literally everywhere — in our foods, cosmetics, cleaning products and fuels. Displacement of indigenous peoples, deforestation and loss of biodiversity are all consequences of our palm oil consumption. How could it come to this? And what can we do in everyday life to protect people and nature? At 66 million tons annually, palm oil is the most commonly produced vegetable oil.
Sabah Covid spokesman Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun said the state recorded 64 new positive Covid cases, one death, and 48 recoveries. He added the Nabawan District changed from orange to red zone, Lahad Datu changed from yellow to orange zone, and Semporna changed from green to yellow zone. He said five districts, namely Tawau, Nabawan, Kota Kinabalu, Keningau and Kota Belud, fell under the red category, four districts fell under the orange zone, 14 districts remain in the yellow zone, and four districts were in the green zone. The cluster was first detected on March 25, when the index case who was an enforcement officer was confirmed positive through symptomatic screening at a government clinic. The cause of the infection is still under investigation.