‘Indiana Jones’ scientists collect seeds in wild for climate change fight

LONDON (Reuters) – Braving perils from blood-sucking leeches to tigers and using transport as basic as elephants, scientists have journeyed like “Indiana Jones” to remote locations to collect wild cousins of crop seeds in a project to help tackle climate … Continue reading ‘Indiana Jones’ scientists collect seeds in wild for climate change fight

Indiana Jones scientists collect seeds in wild for climate change fight

LONDON (Reuters) – Braving perils from blood-sucking leeches to tigers and using transport as basic as elephants, scientists have journeyed like “Indiana Jones” to remote locations to collect wild cousins of crop seeds in a project to help tackle climate … Continue reading Indiana Jones scientists collect seeds in wild for climate change fight

Brazil’s president accuses actor DiCaprio of financing Amazon fires, offers no evidence

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro claimed on Friday that Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio financed fires being set in the Amazon rainforest, without presenting any evidence, the right-wing leader’s latest broadside in casting blame over forest fires that … Continue reading Brazil’s president accuses actor DiCaprio of financing Amazon fires, offers no evidence

Brazil’s president accuses actor DiCaprio of paying to burn the Amazon, offers no evidence

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro claimed on Friday that Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio financed fires being set in the Amazon rainforest, without presenting any evidence, the right-wing leader’s latest broadside in casting blame over forest fires that … Continue reading Brazil’s president accuses actor DiCaprio of paying to burn the Amazon, offers no evidence

Brazil’s president accuses actor DiCaprio of paying to burn the Amazon, offers no evidence

SAO PAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro claimed on Friday that Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio financed fires being set in the Amazon rainforest, without presenting any evidence, the right-wing leader’s latest broadside in casting blame over forest fires that … Continue reading Brazil’s president accuses actor DiCaprio of paying to burn the Amazon, offers no evidence