First female winner for Fields maths medal. An Iranian mathematician working in the US has become the first ever female winner of the celebrated Fields Medal. Prof Maryam Mirzakhani went to school and university in Tehran before doing a PhD at Harvard.
Fossil industry is the subprime danger of this cycle | The cumulative blitz on energy exploration and production over the past six years has been $5.4 trillion, yet little has come of it | The Telegraph
Leading health charities should divest from fossil fuels, say climate scientists
Fossil fuel divestment is rational, says former Shell chairman Mark Moody-Stuart laments ‘remarkably little progress’ by oil industry on climate change in last two decades and says divestment is ‘rational’ response
Solving climate change by moving your money – see www.gofossilfree.org | Australians, go to www.gofossilfree.org.au | National Divestment Day in Australia: 18 October 2014, www.marketforces.org.au/divestmentday