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Resources

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Articles

After Kyoto (Kyoto Protocol) by Sir John Houghton.

Bible and the Environment, The by Professor Gordon Wenham.

John Ray, Father of Natural Historians by Professor Sam Berry.

Eclipse Experiences by Sir John Houghton. Lithographically printed available from JRI office.

Environmental Ethics. An article by R. J. (Sam) Berry (JRI Trustee) which was first published in Dialogue no. 20, April 2003.

Environmental Decision Making in a Technological Age. Papers from a consultation held in April 2001.

Eclipse Experiences by Sir John Houghton.

John Ray, Father of Natural Historians by Professor Sam Berry.*

Presentations

HTML webpages

PowerPoint slideshows, downloadable as ZIP files.

Sir John Houghton. Global Warming illustrated slideshow [1528K] given in the CiS-St Edmund’s College lectures series at the University of Cambridge. There is also a HTML (Frames) version at the St Edmund’s website.

A No-Frames plain HTML version is also available.

Spring Harvest 2002

Climate change overview given by Sir John Houghton at Forum 2002. Plain HTML.

Global Warming, an illustrated slideshow given by Sir John Houghton in the CiS-St Edmund’s College lectures series at the University of Cambridge. You can download this inPowerpoint format [1528K], or view it as plain No-Frames HTML.The original Frameset version is at St Edmund’s College.

Spring Harvest 2002 [736K] Powerpoint slideshow by Dr Bob Carling

Introductory Seminar

Below are slides used in presentations given at the one-day seminars held by JRI from 1998-2001.

What is JRI? [38K]

Biblical Basis [296K]

Role of Science [39K]

Biodiversity [41K]

Climate Change [39K]

Genetic Engineering [39K]

Sustainable Development [39K]

JRI Associates [42K]

Christians and the Environment

Powerpoint slideshow [191K]

Presenters’ notes (18 pages) [20K]

Services and drama

Stewards of Creation order of service [12 pages, PDF, 320K] compiled by Dr Adrian Thompson, JRI Associate. Used at chapel service, St Martin’s College, Lancaster.Also in RTF format.

Drama sketch on ‘Caring for Creation’ by Adrian and Lucy Thompson.