This documentary looks at the difficulties faced by specialists trying to determine the original owners and locations of art plundered by the Nazis. The film’s creators interview many provenance specialists and Saulmann’s heir Felix de Marez Oyens, as well as the grandson of Julius Böhler, who runs his grandfather's art shop today. Recently, Böhler handed over the company archives to the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte (Central Institute of Art History) in Munich. … [Read more...] about Looted Art in the Third Reich
Peake also wants to see more regulation from the government, as voluntary measures by companies will not produce the changes needed quickly enough. “A big part of the problem is that in the absence of government leadership, businesses are often adopting conflicting approaches,” she said. “In private discussions they admit they’re still competing on packaging innovations in unhelpful ways to gain market share. Government needs to intervene if that’s going to stop.” … [Read more...] about Tesco’s plastics purge: what took so long and is it enough?
MAKE YOUR DEBUT Bet £5 get £20 in free bets for new customers at Ladbrokes And centre-back Virgil van Dijk, who saw Adama Traore torment Liverpool with his right-wing pace, agreed it was a victory born of spirit. … [Read more...] about Liverpool can afford to lose SIX games and still win title… but the idea makes Klopp want to vomit
Paula Chin, sustainable materials specialist at WWF, said companies needed to remove unnecessary single-use plastic wherever possible. “If we want to protect nature we need more businesses to follow Tesco’s lead, before we run out of time,” she said. … [Read more...] about Tesco to stop sale of plastic-wrapped multipacks in stores
The absorption of carbon dioxide by land ecosystems, such as vegetation and forests, is linked to swings in Pacific Ocean temperatures, the Met Office noted. Many regions become warmer and drier in years with a warmer tropical Pacific, limiting the ability of plants to grow and absorb carbon, while the risk of wildfires increases. That has contributed to the hot dry weather in Australia, making the bushfires more severe. … [Read more...] about Australian bushfires will cause jump in CO2 in atmosphere, say scientists