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Amazon climate strikers demand stronger coronavirus protections for warehouse workers

19 hours ago   |   Grist

The country is grinding to a halt, but Amazon warehouses are still churning out packages at a breakneck pace. Amazon employees at 19 different facilities have been hit by the...
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I'm an advice columnist, and I don't know how I can help right now

19 hours ago   |   Grist

Q. Dear Umbra, I write an advice column, and right now it feels like there is no advice in the world that could be useful to anyone. Help. Wearily, Eve A. Dear Eve, I guess...
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COP26 postponed until 2021

COP26 postponed until 2021

21 hours ago   |   Climate Group

The UK government has today confirmed that the UN climate change conference, COP26, due to be held in Glasgow in November has been postponed until 2021. Helen Clarkson, CEO of...
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Coronavirus postpones crucial U.N. climate conference

1 day ago   |   Grist

COP26, the landmark United Nations climate conference of 2020 - originally planned to be held in Glasgow, Scotland, in November - will be delayed due to the coronavirus...
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Don't be April fooled, Google did not just swear off funding climate deniers

1 day ago   |   Grist

Congratulations! After an approximately 4 billion year-long March, we've made it to April 1st. Under normal circumstances, this day would be filled with jolly fun, like cars...
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This former oil driller taps into the Earth's clean energy

1 day ago   |   Grist

These days, we all could use a little good news - so we're presenting a few of this year's Grist 50 Fixers, in depth. For a quick dose of hope and optimism, meet 2020 Fixer Tim...
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How the oil price collapse could reduce methane emissions - or make them much worse

1 day ago   |   Grist

Last year, oil and gas companies in the country's two largest shale fields either burned off or directly released almost 500 billion cubic feet of natural gas into the air...
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Environmental destruction is making the next coronavirus more likely

1 day ago   |   Grist

View the video in your browser Sprawling cities, habitat loss, and climate change are a dangerous mix. Sign up for Grist's “Climate in the Time of Coronavirus”...
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Trump administration rolls back fuel efficiency standards, The Climate Group responds

Trump administration rolls back fuel efficiency standards, The Climate Group responds

2 days ago   |   Climate Group

March 31, 2020 - The Environmental Protection Agency announced reduced efficiency standards for US vehicles. Amy Davidsen, Executive Director - North America, The Climate Group...
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Waking up on another planet: A global pandemic and a mother's death

2 days ago   |   Grist

This essay was first published in our semi-weekly newsletter, Climate in the Time of Coronavirus, which you can subscribe to here . My mother died on February 10. She died in...
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The One Show viewers distracted by Chris Packham's appearance: 'B***** hell'

The One Show viewers distracted by Chris Packham's appearance: 'B***** hell'

THE ONE SHOW welcomed nature enthusiast Chris Packham onto the show tonight to speak with viewers about how they could make the most of the great indoors during the lockdown... Read more ...

First part of special gardening series released

First part of special gardening series released

The first episodes of a special gardening and nature watching series are now available online. Starring Aberdeen City Council gardeners and Countryside Rangers, the videos are... Read more ...

How do I get Disney+ on my smart TV? How to download and set up the app

How do I get Disney+ on my smart TV? How to download and set up the app

Wish Netflix had more Star Wars movies? Annoyed by the lack of Marvel content on Amazon Prime? Disney+ could be the streaming service for you. The new on-demand platform from... Read more ...

How vulnerable is your community to coronavirus? These new maps reveal a...

How vulnerable is your community to coronavirus? These new maps reveal a familiar pattern

The predominantly black and low-income communities living near the back-to-back petrochemical refineries of Louisiana's “ cancer alley ” have long suffered compromised immune... Read more ...

COP26 postponed until 2021

COP26 postponed until 2021

The UK government has today confirmed that the UN climate change conference, COP26, due to be held in Glasgow in November has been postponed until 2021. Helen Clarkson, CEO of... Read more ...

Festival of Nature: City Nature Challenge update

Festival of Nature: City Nature Challenge update

To support the safety and wellbeing of our visitors, staff and volunteers during the coronavirus social distancing period, Festival of Nature will be making some significant... Read more ...

The real Tiger King! Wonder Woods, a force of nature whose likes we'll never...

The real Tiger King! Wonder Woods, a force of nature whose likes we'll never see again in sport

MY SPORTING HERO BY CALUM CROWE: Growing up in Ayrshire, I was raised on a diet of Junior football and links golf. Both were in my blood from an early age and have stuck with me. Read more ...

Meet the young lawmakers crossing party lines for a green future

Meet the young lawmakers crossing party lines for a green future

The two Iowa legislators make an unlikely pair. One's a Democrat and the other is a Republian. One's a Unitarian Universalist, the other is a Christian. One's the son of two... Read more ...

Barcelona plan to sign Neymar and Lautaro Martinez despite coronavirus crisis

Barcelona plan to sign Neymar and Lautaro Martinez despite coronavirus crisis

The Spanish giants have made the South American duo their top targets Barcelona will push hard to sign both Neymar and Lautaro Martinez this summer and are confident they will... Read more ...

Consultation on research into greening China's Belt and Road Initiative

On 27 March, ClientEarth co-hosted the First Consultation Meeting of Joint Research on “Green Development Guidance for Belt and Road Initiative Projects”, also known as the... Read more ...