News and Links Shared by Labex Korea Twitter

See below a selection of links to news, articles, documents, etc, that appeared recently in the Labex Korea Twitter.  If a subject is of your interest, just click in the hyperlink to open the corresponding page.  You can follow Labex Korea on Twitter, by clicking here.  You can also register here to receive by e-mail alerts on new posts published by Labex Korea.

Enjoy short, timely news shared during 18-26 April, 2010.

Brazilian Presence in the Korean Science and Technology Scene http://is.gd/bJyUC 

Building a Green Economy http://is.gd/bJyzQ 

Brazilian nanotechnology documentary… http://is.gd/bJxOO 

Cambodia and South Korea Established KOPIA Center http://is.gd/bJxfO 

Ancient lentils come back to life? http://shar.es/m5X1R

 First farmers domesticated chickpea for the serotonin. http://goo.gl/NOEK

 State of Minas Gerais, in Brazil and University of Queensland, in Australia sign an MoU for research partnership http://is.gd/bGGBH

 The Ocean Genome Legacy – A Global Community Resource for Marine Genomics and Conservation http://is.gd/bGG7y

 Brazilian wine goes international http://is.gd/bGFUL

World Development Report 2010: Development and Climate Change, by the World Bank http://is.gd/bG3qT

 People who have known one another longer and have meaningful relationships are more likely to share knowledge. http://is.gd/bFWY6

 MIT Sloan Management Review – Why We Share Information http://is.gd/bFWY6

 Technology and its Strategic Implications http://is.gd/bFWUr

 Nanotechnology in animal production: upstream assessment of applications http://is.gd/bFWzE

 A survey of farmers in Brazil, on GM soybean, cotton and corn… http://is.gd/bFW43

 GE Crops Benefit Farmers, But Management Needed to Maintain Effectiveness http://is.gd/bFVK8

 Guardian UK – GM crops can benefit farmers http://is.gd/bFVHv

 Crop Biodiversity Going Up, Not Down http://is.gd/bFVAl

 China is expected to be essentially self-sufficient in wheat, corn, rice and pork this year http://is.gd/bFVfA

 Food self-sufficiency has been a major policy objective of the Chinese government http://is.gd/bFVfA

 China is already the world’s largest consumer of wheat, rice and soybean meal http://is.gd/bFVfA

 More than half of the world’s hogs live in China. http://is.gd/bFVfA

 China’s Role in Worldwide Food Prices http://is.gd/bFVfA

 Over the last few decades the developed world lost interest in agricultural development. Now’s the time for change. http://is.gd/bFV8w

 US, Canada, Spain, South Korea and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to fight the threat of global food insecurity. http://is.gd/bFV8w

CSIRO develops highest-yielding salt-tolerant wheat. http://goo.gl/mAM9

Beyond The First World – Establishing a National Technology Transfer Network: The Case Study of FORTEC (Brazil) http://is.gd/bFU7f

Beyond The First World – Global News & Best Practices for Managers of Innovation and Intellectual Property http://is.gd/bFTYW

Our Future World – Analysis of Global Trends, Shocks and Scenarios http://is.gd/bFRp3

Aquaculture Network for the Americas benefits industry http://is.gd/bFJeC

Seeking Global Governance That Inspires and Unites http://is.gd/bFIwo

Indonesia Should Not Be Forgotten http://is.gd/bFJ8l

Access to clean water has always been a defining mark of advanced societies http://is.gd/bFJ0z

In India,Wall Mart is trying to do to agriculture what it has done to industries around the world http://is.gd/bFIHT

Increasing sophistication of Brazilian farming, which has become a huge market for cutting edge farm machinery… http://is.gd/bFIBQ

Brazil’s success with second season crop http://is.gd/bFIBQ

More food and less emission http://is.gd/bFIsd

Scientists from Brazil and the United States have completed the draft genome of bacteria that cause citrus canker http://is.gd/bFIkA

Syngenta Gets U.S. Approval For Corn Trait Technology http://is.gd/bFIhl

Farmsphere is the place where Social Food Traceability improves the consumption experience http://is.gd/bFEP7

Gyeonggi Province is at the center of the organic agriculture movement in Korea. http://is.gd/bFEmk

United Nations E-Government Survey 2010 – Leveraging e-governmentat a time of financial and economic crisis http://is.gd/bFCSD

A Routemap to Information Nodes and Gateways (RING) for Agricultural Research for Development (ARD) http://is.gd/bFCDi

Discoveries: Even in the Desert, Plants Feel the Heat of Global Warming: NSF-supported researchers study the germ… http://bit.ly/b27NWX

Download the CSIROreport that describes the outcomes from a global foresight project. http://is.gd/bFzpM

CSIRO has a new report describes the outcomes from a global foresight project. http://is.gd/bFyR8

China’s attempts to race ahead with the development of renewable energies http://is.gd/bFykK

China outspent the U.S. by almost twice the amount on clean energy investments last year http://is.gd/bFykK

The Bioeconomy to 2030 – Designing a Policy Agenda… http://is.gd/bEUNM

Unlocking the Valueof the Information Economy http://is.gd/bEU6S

NanoAgri 2010 – International Conference on Food and Agriculture Applications of Nanotechnologies http://is.gd/bEHcq

Companies Must Account for the True Cost of Their Products http://is.gd/bDCOz

Food vs. fuel showdown on the farm http://is.gd/bDCbR

Innovation in emerging markets.. http://is.gd/bDBhs

The Economist: A special report on innovation in emerging markets – The world turned upside down… http://is.gd/bDA05

Return of South Korea’s industrial giants http://bit.ly/9ljC76

S. Korea confirms new outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease http://bit.ly/aetzyq

Brasilia, the capital of Brazil, celebrates 50 years http://migre.me/yzgq

Korea – Pres. Lee Emphasizes Global Partnership in Sustainable Green Growth http://bit.ly/bHUayX

Philippines can be self-sufficient in rice by 2017. http://pitch.pe/58766

World Bank Frees Up Development Data – Agriculture & Rural Development entry point… http://is.gd/bDfdb

World Bank Frees Up Development Data http://is.gd/bDf7W

Is “publish or perish” biasing science? http://is.gd/bDeEk

Complexities of Climate Change and the Green Economy http://is.gd/bDexF

On PNAS – Design and analysis of synthetic carbon fixation pathways http://ow.ly/1BAFX

In Futures Thinking: how to engage in a foresight exercise http://is.gd/bBSQG

Futures Thinking: A Bibliography http://is.gd/bBSDi

Eric Lander’s Secrets of the Genome http://bit.ly/a601Z1

Has science become cool? http://bit.ly/92R2G5

“The Smart Guide to Innovation-Based Incubators” – an excellent new PDF download (2010). http://bit.ly/aXi6hM

Volunteers Scrutinize “Ten Most Wanted” Plants for Clues to Climate Change http://is.gd/bAjlr

Malaysia and Japan to explore new frontiers of cooperation http://is.gd/bzfok

The 50 Most Innovative Companies – the new global leaders coming out of Asia http://is.gd/bzeHH

AlertNet: Is a ‘Green Revolution’ for Africa possible?http://cot.ag/b0NcBk

Research expands to grow demand for soy-based fish feeds http://is.gd/byJo2

NANO MEETS MACRO – Social Perspectives on Nanoscale Sciences and Technologies http://is.gd/byIZi

Intelligent material system involve a multitude of structures and functions that explore and mimic nature … http://is.gd/byIhO

CHINA’S ECONOMY Rural Reform and Agricultural Development http://is.gd/byEib

Academic Inquiries into the“Chinese Success Story” http://is.gd/byEed

Discover the latest critical research in climate change economics http://is.gd/byE7n

Academic and scholarly publisher World Scientific has launched the world’s first Climate Change Economics journal http://is.gd/byE7n

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