Food is scarce in the developing world, and prices are soaring in industrialized nations. Does science hold the key to the next green revolution?
December 9, 2008 |
Back from the Brink: Global Financial Meltdown Relieves Food Crisis
Three years ago, experts and officials called for a green revolution in African agriculture.They are beginning to get their wish.
Although the financial crisis has relieved food pressure somewhat, IFPRI's von Braun argues that the hunger is just beginning
The continent is overdue for an agricultural boon like the one that lifted Asia's prospects
As demand for freshwater soars, planetary supplies are becoming unpredictable. Existing technologies could avert a global water crisis, but they must be implemented soon
Deadline: Aug 31 2013
Reward: $100,000 USD
The Geoffrey Beene Foundation Alzheimer’s Initiative (GBFAI) is launching the 2013 Geoffrey Beene Global NeuroDiscovery Challenge whose
Deadline: Jun 29 2013
Reward: $7,000 USD
The Seeker for this Challenge desires proposals for chemical methods that could rapidly degrade a dilute aqueous solution
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