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Atlantic currents seem to have started fading last century

Atlantic currents seem to have started fading last century

2 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / The Gulf Stream, as imaged from space. (credit: NASA images courtesy Norman Kuring, MODIS Ocean Team. ) The major currents in the Atlantic Ocean help control the...
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Former VP Al Gore's investment firm is beating 87% of its peers. Its investing chief breaks down the 3 top questions ESG investors need to be asking right now

Former VP Al Gore's investment firm is beating 87% of its peers. Its investing chief breaks down the 3 top questions ESG investors need to be asking right now

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement For many people, former US Vice President Al Gore's 2006 documentary - An Inconvenient Truth - was a wakeup call to the sheer challenge that global...
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Texas repeatedly failed to protect its power grid against extreme weather

Texas repeatedly failed to protect its power grid against extreme weather

3 hours ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by The Texas Tribune and ProPublica . In January 2014, power plants owned by Texas' largest electricity producer buckled under frigid...
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For the families of activists who have been killed, the climate crisis threat is personal

5 hours ago   |   The Independent

During 2020, 331 environmental and human rights defenders were killed - individual safety needs to be safeguarded, too
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‘Hidden cost' of energy and transport could add up to $25trn, research estimates

5 hours ago   |   The Independent

Exclusive : New global synthesis adds up the hidden social, environmental and health costs of our largely fossil fuel-based energy and transport systems
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Aberdeen council's climate change proposals revealed

5 hours ago   |   Evening Express

Detailed plans behind a £100 million pledge from Aberdeen City Council to tackle climate change have come to light.
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Comment: Time for farmers to ask if they can do more for the planet

7 hours ago   |   The Courier

Scottish agriculture contributes around a quarter of our country's greenhouse gas emissions, making us a significant contributor to climate change.
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Climate of change: Renowned environmentalist Jonathon Porritt says ‘realistic balance' needed in green debate

8 hours ago   |   The Courier

Michael Alexander speaks to renowned environmentalist and author Jonathon Porritt who, ahead of an online RSGS talk next week, says a “realistic balance” must be struck in the...
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Why aren't we more afraid of global warming? The psychology of procrastinating on climate change

10 hours ago   |   The Independent

Unlike reports of a stabbing or terror incident, information about the dangers of the climate crisis can leave some of us cold. Natasha Preskey asks climate psychologists why
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White House climate czar to AP: Texas storm 'a wake-up call'

17 hours ago   |   The Independent

President Joe Biden's climate adviser said the deadly winter storm that caused widespread power outages in Texas and other states is a “wake-up call” for the United States to...
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Joe Cole says a top-four finish for West Ham would be one of their biggest...

Joe Cole says a top-four finish for West Ham would be one of their biggest achievements

The Hammers put on a spirited performance in a 2-1 defeat to Manchester City. A top-four finish for West Ham would surpass all expectations and see them qualify for the... Read more ...

Brian McFadden once knocked himself out trying to throw a TV out the window

Brian McFadden once knocked himself out trying to throw a TV out the window

Brian attempted to go wild Brian McFadden's attempt to be a rock star backfired tremendously when he was knocked out by a television he tried to throw out a window. The... Read more ...

Statue of Queen Elizabeth is DECAPITATED in British Columbia

Statue of Queen Elizabeth is DECAPITATED in British Columbia

'Investigators are asking for those with information to come forward after the Queen Elizabeth II statue in Beacon Hill Park was 'beheaded' in an act of vandalism,' police in... Read more ...

Gordon Elliott: Gerri can end our Sunday Naas trip on a winning note

Gordon Elliott: Gerri can end our Sunday Naas trip on a winning note

Betfair Ambassador Gordon Elliott has some strong chances among his six runners at Naas on Sunday, and here he gives his exclusive views on them all... Read more ...

Paul Nicholls: McFabulous can headline a good afternoon at Fontwell on Sunday

Paul Nicholls: McFabulous can headline a good afternoon at Fontwell on Sunday

Betfair Ambassador Paul Nicholls has a strong hand to play at Fontwell on Sunday with all of his six runners holding leading claims... Read more ...

Joseph O'Brien: Looking for a promising start from Pont Du Gard

Joseph O'Brien: Looking for a promising start from Pont Du Gard

A relatively quiet Sunday for Joseph O'Brien who will saddle just three runners at Naas, and here the Betfair Ambassador gives his exclusive views on them all... Read more ...

Haiti jailbreak: Hundreds of inmates escape with prison director and gang...

Reports suggest mass jailbreak was attempt to free powerful gang leader Read more ...

CPAC 2021: Marco Rubio speech cancelled at last minute

Senator tweeted that unexpected family issue prevented him from attending Read more ...

India spinner Ravichandran Ashwin hits back at criticism of third Test pitch...

India spinner Ravichandran Ashwin hits back at criticism of third Test pitch after England's defeat

Batting collapses are a routine affair in pink-ball tests and the trend will continue until batsmen get used to the novelty, India's spin spearhead Ravichandran Ashwin said on... Read more ...

Lewis Dunk has a free-kick disallowed, given and then ruled out AGAIN

Lewis Dunk has a free-kick disallowed, given and then ruled out AGAIN

An officiating nightmare left players, coaches, and fans confused as West Brom took on Brighton in the Premier League on Saturday. Even the referee appeared unsure of what... Read more ...