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Unfinished Revolutions: What Were the Roots of the Arab Uprisings?

Unfinished Revolutions: What Were the Roots of the Arab Uprisings?

14 hours ago   |   Novara Media

Ten years ago, a wave of popular uprisings erupted across the Middle East, threatening not only local monarchs and dictators but the strategic interests of the Western powers...
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This one number could change how the US handles climate change

15 hours ago   |   Grist

President Joe Biden's first environment-related executive order , signed on Inauguration Day, contained an abundance of actions intended to bring science back into government...
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38 countries have declared a ‘climate emergency.' Should the US be next?

38 countries have declared a ‘climate emergency.' Should the US be next?

15 hours ago   |   Grist

In April of 2019, thousands of protesters descended upon London. They blocked bridges, dragged a pink boat into one of the city's central squares, and, at one point, some...
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Plantwatch: weeds - appreciating the wild things on our streets

5 days ago   |   The Guardian

Lockdown may have given us more respect for the wild plants, and the work they do, in our urban areas Weeds have a public image problem - unloved, trodden on, dug up and...
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The US path back into the climate fold

6 days ago   |   Friends of the Earth Scotland

As the world breaks more temperature records, eyes to turn to the US to see what Joe Biden might offer on climate change. 2020 was the joint hottest year ever recorded...
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Thin Places by Kerri ní Dochartaigh review - a survivor's story

6 days ago   |   The Guardian

A Derry writer's powerful, unflinching account of her war-torn childhood and her quest for peace is part hymn to nature, part Troubles memoir The “thin places” that give this...
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New research reveals the resilience of Scots pine trees to drought

7 days ago   |   British Ecological Society

The research - led by Tom Ovenden of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and published in the British Ecological Society's Journal of Ecology - considered how resilient Scots pine...
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US Capitol locked down as smoke is seen rising outside

7 days ago   |   Metro

The US Capitol in Washington DC has been locked down because of an ‘exterior security threat,' with smoke seen rising outside CBS News reporter Zak Hudak shared news of the...
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The president needs to hit the ground running on climate

7 days ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. First, Americans, let's...
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Cannibalism fetishes explained

Cannibalism fetishes explained

9 days ago   |   Metro

Cannibalism fetishes typically have a sadistic nature Warning: This article contains details that some people may find disturbing. Cannibalism, for most of us, is considered...
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Love Island's Maura Higgins reveals ‘experiences with women' as she teases...

Love Island's Maura Higgins reveals ‘experiences with women' as she teases Christopher Taylor proposal

Maura Higgins is smitten with boyfriend Christopher Taylor Maura Higgins has had ‘experiences' with women in the past but says boyfriend Christopher Taylor is the man for... Read more ...

Britain's Got Talent ‘faces axe in 2021' due to coronavirus

Britain's Got Talent ‘faces axe in 2021' due to coronavirus

Britain's Got Talent could be axed altogether for 2021 Britain's Got Talent might not return to ITV this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Producers are reportedly worried... Read more ...

‘Max would have suited old-style F1 cars'

‘Max would have suited old-style F1 cars'

Jos Verstappen feels his son Max Verstappen would have “adapted well” to driving the Formula 1 cars of his era. Across his Formula 1 career Jos made 106 grands prix starts... Read more ...

Unfinished Revolutions: What Were the Roots of the Arab Uprisings?

Unfinished Revolutions: What Were the Roots of the Arab Uprisings?

Ten years ago, a wave of popular uprisings erupted across the Middle East, threatening not only local monarchs and dictators but the strategic interests of the Western powers... Read more ...

38 countries have declared a ‘climate emergency.' Should the US be next?

38 countries have declared a ‘climate emergency.' Should the US be next?

In April of 2019, thousands of protesters descended upon London. They blocked bridges, dragged a pink boat into one of the city's central squares, and, at one point, some... Read more ...

Nigella Lawson ‘remembers friends' as she's left floored by It's A Sin

Nigella Lawson ‘remembers friends' as she's left floored by It's A Sin

Nigella Lawson remembered friends when watching It's A Sin Nigella Lawson revealed she remembered so many friends while watching Channel 4's new series It's A Sin. The series... Read more ...

The Serpent episode 5: Nadine finds herself at risk of serial killer Charles...

The Serpent episode 5: Nadine finds herself at risk of serial killer Charles Sobhraj's wrath

Nadine is in grave danger trying to fool killer Charles Sobhraj Warning: spoilers ahead for episode five of The Serpent. Ever since Nadine was told about the true nature of... Read more ...

10 cheap nature activities to do with kids in lockdown

10 cheap nature activities to do with kids in lockdown

Got any nearby nature spots? Take the kids for some socially-distanced adventures. Schools have been shut since January 4 , leaving many children and parents alike housebound... Read more ...

A dam obstacle for biodiversity

The EU has a hydropower problem. It wants to become climate neutral by 2050, but the hydro dams that provide more than a third of the bloc's clean energy have a negative impact... Read more ...

PLASTIC INFLATABLES CLEANED FROM OCEAN AND SEA FLOOR

By Lucy Harvey These huge plastic inflatables of seahorses, turtles, fish and other animals lie strewn and abandoned at the bottom of seas and oceans. The beach toys are loved... Read more ...