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Coronavirus pumps the brakes on the electric vehicle revolution

17 days ago   |   Grist

One of the starkest ways the coronavirus pandemic has upended daily life is its impact on transit: Simply put, we've stopped moving around. Flights and cruises are being...
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As coronavirus infects markets, sustainable funds prove their mettle

17 days ago   |   Grist

For years, sustainable investing was viewed with suspicion. Could portfolios that avoided oil and gas companies, tobacco, and other profitable but controversial industries have...
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Not even a pandemic can stop Trump from pushing fossil fuels

19 days ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by HuffPost and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. During the partial government shutdown that started in...
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As Amazon speeds up, a warehouse community braces for a deadly combo: air pollution and coronavirus

As Amazon speeds up, a warehouse community braces for a deadly combo: air pollution and coronavirus

20 days ago   |   Grist

Earlier this week, Amazon announced that it will hire 100,000 warehouse and delivery workers across the country to handle the online shopping surge caused by the COVID-19...
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Democrats want travel industry to reduce emissions in exchange for coronavirus bailout

21 days ago   |   Grist

As you read this, U.S. lawmakers are rushing to push a third coronavirus aid package through Congress to help alleviate the economic burden the pandemic has placed on people...
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This 50-year-old policy is communities' first line of defense against dirty development projects. Trump is about to roll it back

This 50-year-old policy is communities' first line of defense against dirty development projects. Trump is about to roll it back

1 month ago   |   Grist

Yvette Arellano has fought for years against the oil, gas, and petrochemical infrastructure that has inundated her home state of Texas. For her, the fight is personal. Two...
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Formafantasma: Cambio review - how good is wood?

1 month ago   |   The Guardian

Serpentine Gallery, London The Amsterdam design studio finds creative ways to expose myths about wood's sustainability What's not to like about wood? It sucks up carbon dioxide...
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Coronavirus: The worst way to drive down emissions

1 month ago   |   Grist

The rapidly spreading coronavirus has infected over 90,000 people worldwide , stoked fears about a worldwide pandemic, and rattled global markets. The coronavirus is also...
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Cera raised $70 million to assuage the chronically squeezed care sector. Its doctor CEO predicts machine learning will become commonplace

Cera raised $70 million to assuage the chronically squeezed care sector. Its doctor CEO predicts machine learning will become commonplace

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Cera Care CEO Ben Maruthappu says technology like machine learning will soon be "second nature" to the care industry. UK-based Cera provides an online marketplace that matches...
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New competition is launched for musicians who are in tune with nature

1 month ago   |   Press and Journal

A new national contest is being launched, calling on musicians of all genres - whether rock, rap, folk, classical or anything in between - to show their love of nature by...
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Escape the Hell of the Indoors With These Very Good Nature Twitch Streams

Escape the Hell of the Indoors With These Very Good Nature Twitch Streams

Join the hundreds of thousands of people taking virtual walks in the great outdoors. Read more ...

WWE's Charlotte Flair wonders if she's an ‘outsider' at Performance Center

WWE's Charlotte Flair wonders if she's an ‘outsider' at Performance Center

The Queen returned to the PC Charlotte Flair was crowned NXT Women's champion at WrestleMania 36, and she got the gold on her old stomping ground. The WWE superstar - whose... Read more ...

Your moment of sunshine

Your moment of sunshine

My name is Chido Chigubu and I am a Field Coordinator for SunnyMoney in Zambia. Although, I am not in the field at the moment. None of us are. We are not able to travel to... Read more ...

UEFA re-thinking multi-country nature of Euros ahead of next summer's tournament

UEFA re-thinking multi-country nature of Euros ahead of next summer's tournament

UEFA are reportedly set for a re-think over the number of host cities for next year's Euros after the tournament was delayed by 12 months due to the coronavirus crisis Read more ...

How To Make A Gorgeous Window Box - Without Going To The Garden Centre

How To Make A Gorgeous Window Box - Without Going To The Garden Centre

We're here to guide you through the coronavirus lockdown. Sign up to the Life newsletter for daily tips, advice, how-tos and escapism. We're all craving a slice of nature... Read more ...

Top hospitals are experimenting with new blood tests that can tell if you've...

Top hospitals are experimenting with new blood tests that can tell if you've ever had the coronavirus. The tech could help send sidelined healthcare workers back to work and let people out of their homes

Penn Medicine and the Mayo Clinic are working on tests that detect past exposure to the novel coronavirus in frontline healthcare workers, even if they haven't had symptoms of... Read more ...

Kvyat wants more tracks like Zandvoort

Daniil Kvyat is a big fan of the “old-school” nature of Zandvoort, and believes the F1 calendar should feature more tracks of the sort. The circuit, the venue of the Dutch... Read more ...

Don't call it ‘flyover': Meet 5 people making change beyond the coasts

When it comes to innovation and creativity, big, coastal cities often get much of the airtime. But some of the most impressive climate solutions emerge from people who live far... Read more ...

‘We cannot force anyone' - Agreement could see Neymar lose £300k p/w but...

The unprecedented nature of the coronavirus pandemic has forced businesses to confront their financial burdens head on, and football has been no different in that respect. In... Read more ...

Our recommendations for environmental themed TV shows and films

If you're trying to decide what TV show or film to watch next whilst we have to stay inside, have a look at this diverse list of suggestions from our team. It includes family... Read more ...