Latest Jianguo Liu Stories

2009-07-08 16:30:25

A U.S. study suggests people are more likely to become involved in conservation programs if their neighbors are also involved. Michigan State University Professor Jianguo Liu said his study is the first to look at social norms in the context of China's conservation efforts.

2008-07-09 12:00:00

A U.S. study shows two of the world's largest environmental programs are in China and they might become models for the rest of the world.

2007-12-03 19:15:00

Divorce can be bad for the environment. In countries around the world divorce rates have been rising, and each time a family dissolves the result is two new households. More households means more use of land, water and energy, three critical resources.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.