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An effort to bring ‘environmental justice for all' goes virtual

6 days ago   |   Grist

When Democratic U.S. Representatives Raúl M. Grijalva and A. Donald McEachin brought environmental justice advocates to Washington, D.C. last year to help craft the...
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At least the coronavirus stimulus package isn't bailing out the oil industry

11 days ago   |   Grist

After more than a week of squabbling over what should go into the third coronavirus relief package, the White House and Senate leaders reached a compromise on Tuesday night...
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This alt-meat startup just raised $80 million from investors including Bill Gates' and Al Gore's funds to develop its 'super protein' that's neither animal nor plant

This alt-meat startup just raised $80 million from investors including Bill Gates' and Al Gore's funds to develop its 'super protein' that's neither animal nor plant

12 days ago   |   Business Insider

Nature's Fynd, a startup seeking to bring a 'super protein' to the alt-meat market, raised $80 million in a Series B round on Tuesday. Breakthrough Energy Ventures, founded by...
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A sunset clause should apply to the Emergency Coronavirus Bill after a year

14 days ago   |   Conservative Home

As the number of coronavirus cases and deaths rise, most people's attention will understandably be focused on immediate concerns; how do they keep vulnerable groups safe ; are...
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UK's first 'super' national nature reserve created in Dorset

19 days ago   |   The Guardian

Seven landowners join forces to create largest lowland heathland nature reserve in UK It is a rich, complex landscape, a mosaic of heaths, woods, mires, reed beds, salt marsh...
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Utilities face pressure to stop shutting off services amid coronavirus pandemic

19 days ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by HuffPost and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. A breakup doubled Andrea Guinn's living expenses overnight...
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Most lithium batteries end up in a landfill. A new bill aims to change that

20 days ago   |   Grist

Lithium-ion batteries are expected to play a critical role in the green energy transition, but despite surging global demand for the metals that go into them, we're doing a...
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Coronavirus has caused a bicycling boom in New York City

23 days ago   |   Grist

If there's a silver lining to the COVID-19 pandemic - and let's be real: we could all really use a win right now - it's that there's probably never been a better time to ride a...
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To develop a coronavirus vaccine, synthetic biologists try to outdo nature

28 days ago   |   STAT

Even as companies rush to develop and test vaccines against the new coronavirus, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the National Institutes of Health are betting that...
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Number 4: Arguably the best of all time who won the Gold Cup three times in a row in the 60's

Number 4: Arguably the best of all time who won the Gold Cup three times in a row in the 60's

1 month ago   |   The Sun

WITH the Cheltenham Festival now 4 days away, the Sun Racing team will be bringing you their ‘Festival 50' every day between now and 10 March. We will salute the Prestbury Park...
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Queen's moving coronavirus speech promises UK 'Better times will return'

Queen's moving coronavirus speech promises UK 'Better times will return'

The 93-year-old monarch spoke of the unprecedented nature of the coronavirus war being fought around the globe, assuring the nation: "Better days will return, we will meet again" Read more ...

Climate 101

Climate 101

Most parents say they want their kids to learn about climate change , but even professional educators say they need help figuring how to teach it. And now, with schools shut... Read more ...

Green transportation, from electric cars to walkable cities

Green transportation, from electric cars to walkable cities

This lesson is part of our Climate 101 educational series for parents and K-12 educators. The transportation sector is one of the biggest reasons why the average temperature on... Read more ...

The Walking Dead boss teases Maggie's return as season 10 finale postponed...

The Walking Dead boss teases Maggie's return as season 10 finale postponed due to coronavirus pandemic

The Walking Dead showrunner has teased Maggie's return to the show The Walking Dead 's showrunner has teased what fans can expect from the long-awaited return of Maggie after... Read more ...

If You Think Covid-19 Is Mother Nature's 'Correction', You're Probably...

If You Think Covid-19 Is Mother Nature's 'Correction', You're Probably Privileged

In the face of ' the defining global health crisis of our time ', it's only human to search for silver linings - even if they can lead us down the wrong path. A path where we... Read more ...

The one lesson I've learned from life: Edwina Currie says being in nature...

The one lesson I've learned from life: Edwina Currie says being in nature gives me faith

Edwina Currie, 73, who was a Tory MP from 1983 to 1997, reveals how nature helps her to feel in tune with something beyond humanity. She has lived in the Peak District for the... Read more ...

Queen's letter of 'pain and concern' to Australians amid coronavirus pandemic

Queen's letter of 'pain and concern' to Australians amid coronavirus pandemic

In the note, signed off 'Elizabeth R', the Queen says she's confident that the "stoic and resilient" nature of the Australian people will rise to the challenge of during the... Read more ...

Katie Price's ex Kieran Hayler plants kiss on fiancee Michelle Penticost...

Katie Price's ex Kieran Hayler plants kiss on fiancee Michelle Penticost during sunny bike ride

Kieran Hayler and fiancee Michelle went on a bike ride Katie Price 's ex-husband Kieran Hayler took advantage of the sunny weather as he went on a bike ride with fiancee... Read more ...

Nature reclaims the city: Alligator strides through deserted shopping center...

Nature reclaims the city: Alligator strides through deserted shopping center in South Carolina

An alligator was seen confidently walking onto a sidewalk at Barefoot Landing in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Clifford Sosis shot video of the alligator strolling around the... Read more ...

KATE HUMBLE and MARTYN COX offer a host of brilliant tips to transform your...

KATE HUMBLE and MARTYN COX offer a host of brilliant tips to transform your garden

KATE HUMBLE and MARTYN COX: Hippocrates was right - nature is a great healer, and if you'd like its help to stay mentally fit in the coming weeks, get out in the garden! Read more ...