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Jun 15, 2016, 14:54 ET Pew celebra el nuevo santuario de tiburones en el Caribe

Los tiburones se encuentran seguros a través de todo el Caribe, gracias a la creación de cuatro nuevos santuarios de tiburones en la...


Jun 15, 2016, 14:31 ET Pew Applauds New Caribbean Shark Sanctuaries

Sharks are safer across the Caribbean Sea, with the announcement of four new shark sanctuaries in the region. Prime Minister William Marlin of St....


Jun 09, 2016, 11:05 ET Exceptional Early-Career Scientists Named Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences

The Pew Charitable Trusts today named 22 exceptional early-career scientists as Pew scholars in the biomedical sciences. The 2016 class of Pew...


Jun 09, 2016, 11:05 ET Pew Names 10 Top Latin American Scientists as Fellows

The Pew Charitable Trusts today announced the newest class of Pew Latin American Fellows in the Biomedical Sciences. Ten innovative...


Jun 09, 2016, 11:05 ET Five Early-Career Cancer Researchers Selected as Pew-Stewart Scholars

 The Pew Charitable Trusts and the Alexander and Margaret Stewart Trust announced today the 2016 class of Pew-Stewart scholars for cancer...


May 02, 2016, 18:13 ET Pew: El atún contribuye a la economía global con al menos US$42.200 millones por año

Las embarcaciones pesqueras pescan una cantidad de atún que contribuye con más de US$42.000 millones a la economía global cada...


May 02, 2016, 11:26 ET Pew: Tuna Contributes at Least $42.2 Billion Annually to Global Economy

Fishing vessels catch enough tuna to contribute more than US$42 billion to the global economy annually, according to a report released today by The...


May 02, 2016, 03:15 ET Pew se congratula del amplio apoyo mundial a las propuestas de protección de tiburones y rayas

 En un llamado mundial a la acción que no tiene precedentes, más de 50 países han acordado copatrocinar una o más de las...


May 02, 2016, 03:15 ET Pew Commends Broad Global Support for Proposed Shark and Ray Protections

 In an unprecedented global call to action, more than 50 countries have agreed to co-sponsor one or more of the proposals to nominate...


Feb 12, 2016, 00:28 ET Pew Applauds Plan to Create National Monuments in California Desert

The Pew Charitable Trusts today praised the Obama administration's plan to designate three new national monuments in the California desert: Mojave...


Jan 29, 2016, 12:00 ET Media Advisory: Pew Event: Extreme Weather - Our Nation's Response

 We've all experienced extreme weather – just this week in fact—and scientists suggest extreme weather and climate events have...


Jan 28, 2016, 11:30 ET Poll Reveals Ohio Parents' Concerns About Short School Lunch Periods

Almost half (48 percent) of Ohio voters with children in K-12 public schools think that students do not have enough time to eat lunch at school,...


Dec 21, 2015, 08:15 ET Pew Praises Potential Expansion of French Southern Territories Marine Reserve

 The Pew Charitable Trusts today praised France's plan to consider expanded protections for the waters around the French Southern and Antarctic...


Dec 21, 2015, 08:15 ET La France annonce la création prochaine de la 5ème plus grande réserve marine du monde

Le gouvernement français souhaite créer une réserve marine hautement protégée plus vaste que la France métropolitaine aux terres australes...


Dec 08, 2015, 11:01 ET Pew: States Should Be Clear on Purpose of Rainy Day Savings

 Many states struggle with how much to save because their purpose for doing so is unclear, according to a new report from The Pew Charitable...


Oct 30, 2015, 04:19 ET Pew: Nations Miss Historic Opportunity to Protect Antarctic Waters

 For the fifth consecutive meeting, the Commission for the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR)—which consists of...


Oct 27, 2015, 11:38 ET Pew Report Examines Changes to Evolving U.S. Power Grid

Since the turn of this century, there has been a six-fold increase in the number of grid outages across the country, from 2 a month to nearly 18...


Oct 05, 2015, 14:46 ET Pew y Bertarelli alaban la creación del Parque Marino de Isla de Pascua por parte de Chile

La propuesta de la comunidad Rapanui lleva a la creación de una de las áreas marinas protegidas más grandes del mundo The Pew Charitable...


Oct 05, 2015, 14:44 ET Pew y Bertarelli alaban la creación del Parque Marino de Isla de Pascua por parte de Chile

The Pew Charitable Trusts y la Fundación Bertarelli han aplaudido hoy la decisión del Gobierno chileno de crear uno de las áreas...


Oct 05, 2015, 09:04 ET Pew and Bertarelli Praise Chile's Creation of Easter Island Marine Park

The Pew Charitable Trusts and The Bertarelli Foundation applaud today's action by the Chilean government to create one of the world's largest fully...