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How people came to believe that individual choices could save the Earth

How people came to believe that individual choices could save the Earth

1 day ago   |   Grist

It was the late 1980s, and the headlines warned of acid rain, air pollution, and contaminated water. So John Javna, then a writer best known for books found on the back of...
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Climate change fueled the Australia fires. Now those fires are fueling climate change

7 days ago   |   Grist

Australia is in the midst of a devastating wildfire season that is being exacerbated by climate change. But the fires, which have been burning for months and could rage on for...
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Sea-ice-free Arctic makes permafrost vulnerable to thawing

8 days ago   |   Oxford University

New research, published today in Nature, led by scientists at the University of Oxford's Department of Earth Sciences, and at the Geological Survey of Israel, provides evidence...
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The climate policy milestone that was buried in the 2020 budget

9 days ago   |   Grist

When President Trump signed a $1.4 trillion spending package in December to keep the government funded through 2020, there was a climate policy milestone buried in the budget...
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When it comes to climate, the Future Generations Pledge is the only way

10 days ago   |   The Big Issue

I wholly endorse The Big Issue Future Generations Pledge. It is critical, timely and unavoidable. The climate emergency is real and oppressive, and the grip of its tentacles is...
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What if we let the oceans into our cities?

What if we let the oceans into our cities?

13 days ago   |   Grist

The way we build our houses, roads, and cities reflects the great necessity of an era. Want to keep yourself safe from medieval marauders in a violent feudal society? Build...
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What if we let the oceans into our cities?

What if we let the oceans into our cities?

14 days ago   |   Grist

The way we build our houses, roads, and cities reflects the great necessity of an era. Want to keep yourself safe from medieval marauders in a violent feudal society? Build...
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Prince William announces most prestigious environmental prize in history as he hails ‘a decade of action to repair the Earth'

15 days ago   |   Royal Foundation

In what is set to be a ‘super year' for the environment with crucial summits including the Convention on Biodiversity in China and the COP26 Climate Change Conference in the...
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How do fossil fuel companies have so much power?

15 days ago   |   Grist

Q. Dear Umbra, Climate change is going to hurt everyone, including large corporations. So why do fossil fuel companies continue to use their power to prevent climate action?...
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Teen girls took over the climate movement. What happens next?

16 days ago   |   Grist

If you try to picture a climate activist over the past very long year, you will likely summon the image of a young girl. It's not necessarily the stern Swedish one with...
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Championship TV fixtures 2019/20: Sky Sports listings for every match live...

Championship TV fixtures 2019/20: Sky Sports listings for every match live on TV and online

The Championship is once again proving itself as one of the greatest football leagues in the world. Millions will flock to the Premier League as their default football fix, but... Read more ...

Who is The Masked Singer? Spoilers, theories and clues revealed

Who is The Masked Singer? Spoilers, theories and clues revealed

It's by far one of the strangest and zaniest shows on television; The Masked Singer has finally landed for UK audiences. For those of you not familiar with the premise, The... Read more ...

When is Martin Freeman's Sky comedy Breeders on TV?

When is Martin Freeman's Sky comedy Breeders on TV?

Martin Freeman is returning to comedy with a new Sky series from Peep Show writer Simon Blackwell. Breeders promises to take a no holds barred look at the true nature of... Read more ...

Put rotting logs in your garden to help bugs whose habitats are being...

Put rotting logs in your garden to help bugs whose habitats are being destroyed by patios and decking, nature organisations say

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Big business is ready for the Climate Decade

Big business is ready for the Climate Decade

We are now officially in 2020 - the beginning of the Climate Decade, when we must halve global emissions by 2030, to be in with a fighting chance of limiting global heating to... Read more ...

UK Wildlife Podcast - Pond life in Winter

UK Wildlife Podcast - Pond life in Winter

The main topic is what pond creatures, such as the pond oilve mayfly, do to survive the cold in winter, and give some tips on how to look after your pond when it freezes... Read more ...

Falcons see prey at speed of Formula 1 car

Falcons see prey at speed of Formula 1 car

Extremely acute vision and the ability to rapidly process different visual impressions - these two factors are crucial when a peregrine falcon bears down on its prey at a speed... Read more ...

Astronomers find more bizarre objects orbiting Milky Way's black hole

Astronomers find more bizarre objects orbiting Milky Way's black hole

An artist's impression of unsual “G” objects orbiting the Milky Way's central black hole. Researchers believe they are mostly likely are gravity-driven mergers of binary stars... Read more ...

A plant-based seafood startup just got a big boost from one of America's...

A plant-based seafood startup just got a big boost from one of America's biggest and oldest food companies

General Mills , the company behind popular brands like Cheerios cereal, Yoplait yogurt, and Nature Valley granola bars, is investing in a startup offering plant-based... Read more ...

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