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2018/01/30 | Hans Nicholas Jong

Asian Biofuel Plans to Trigger Devastating Deforestation

Palm oil production has remained largely flat over the last 20 years, which means the surge in demand will call for a massive expansion of existing palm plantations.

2018/01/26 | Mongabay

British Boatbuilders Still Using Illegal Burmese Teak

Hundreds of thousands of tons of illegal timber are exported from Myanmar illegally every year.

2019/12/04 | 廣編企劃

Five Things You Should Know About “Motorbike Electrification” with the Advent of the New Motorbike Era

Taiwan, known as the “kingdom of motorbikes,” not only has a mature motorbike supply chain, but also is an important ICT industry export nation. However, the government resorted to “the coexistence and co-prosperity of gasoline & electric powered vehicles”. What are the blind spots of such a practice?

2018/01/22 | Pallavi Arora

OPINION: No Easy Solution to the Fish Stock Problem

The balance between the livelihoods of the world's small-scale fishermen and depleting fish stocks requires an international consensus.

2018/01/22 | Deepa Basnet and Wu Ning

Birdwatching Goes Mainstream in China

Chinese tourists are increasingly attracted to the countryside, and locals — both human and avian — must adapt to cater to their needs.

2018/01/15 | Bonnie Waycott

Can the Bluefin Tuna Survive Their Popularity?

Japan's favorite fish may go the way of the woolly mammoth.

2018/01/04 | Bibek Bhandari

China Aims to Protect Environment through Tax

China continues its administrative attempts to cure the country of its environmental ills.

2018/01/03 | Dinah Gardner

Saving Taiwan's Forests from the Treetops

One project aims to spread awareness of the sheer size of Taiwan's highland trees.