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June was hottest ever recorded on Earth

June was hottest ever recorded on Earth

1 hour ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

Last month was the hottest June ever recorded, the EU ‘s satellite agency has announced. Data provided by the Copernicus Climate Change Service , implemented by the European...
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What does the heat wave mean for amphibians?

1 hour ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

Much of Britain has been basking in glorious sunshine recently. But how do frogs, toads and newtsreact to an exceptional run of hot weather and no rain? It can be a mixed...
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Nicole Kidman wraps her arms around a massive tree to be one with nature

Nicole Kidman wraps her arms around a massive tree to be one with nature

9 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The 52-year-old actress dressed for what appeared to be chilly weather wearing a heavy coat as she wrapped her arms around a massive tree.
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California's fires are getting worse, and it isn't just the lack of rakes

1 day ago   |   Grist

President Donald Trump recently doubled down on his idea that climate change played no part in California's outbreak of wildfires in recent years. If people simply “cleaned”...
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Your city probably won't feel like itself in 30 years

5 days ago   |   Grist

Even brief variations in a city's seasonal weather can totally throw entire metro areas into chaos. Montreal, Canada, experienced record-breaking heat last year that led to 66...
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Does Europe have a coal problem?

6 days ago   |   Client Earth

Why is everyone so worried about coal , and is there a clean alternative? Read on to find out more. How much of Europe's power is from coal? Over 20% of Europe's power comes...
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Parts of New Orleans are already flooding, with the worst yet to come

Parts of New Orleans are already flooding, with the worst yet to come

7 days ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by Slate and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. There was quite a lot of water in the streets of New Orleans on...
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Photograph lays bare reality of melting Greenland sea ice

8 days ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

Rapidly melting sea ice in Greenland has presented an unusual hazard for research teams retrieving their oceanographic moorings and weather station equipment.
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Let's stop pretending to actually enjoy the hot weather

Let's stop pretending to actually enjoy the hot weather

18 days ago   |   Metro

Hot weather sucks and it is entirely reasonable to be miserable the second the temperature rises Today is set to be the hottest June Day in the UK on record. So prepare...
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Five facts you need to know about swifts

Five facts you need to know about swifts

21 days ago   |   Milton Keynes Natural History Society

1. Swifts migrate here from Africa Swifts spend our winter months away from our cold weather in Africa, undertaking a huge migration every year to return to here to breed. They...
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RSPB Giving nature a home July 2019

RSPB Giving nature a home July 2019

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June was hottest ever recorded on Earth

June was hottest ever recorded on Earth

Last month was the hottest June ever recorded, the EU ‘s satellite agency has announced. Data provided by the Copernicus Climate Change Service , implemented by the European... Read more ...

Berkeley bans: straws, plastic bags - and now gas pipelines too

Berkeley bans: straws, plastic bags - and now gas pipelines too

Environmentalists have cheered “valve turners” who illegally cut off oil and gas flows through pipelines. Now their political allies are turning off valves on gas pipelines... Read more ...

Nicole Kidman wraps her arms around a massive tree to be one with nature

Nicole Kidman wraps her arms around a massive tree to be one with nature

The 52-year-old actress dressed for what appeared to be chilly weather wearing a heavy coat as she wrapped her arms around a massive tree. Read more ...

Theresa May accuses populist politicians like Trump of trading on the...

Theresa May accuses populist politicians like Trump of trading on the 'politics of division'

Theresa May gave a major speech on Wednesday, attacking the rise of populist politicians around the globe. In an apparently coded attack on Trump she attacked those who see the... Read more ...

May to bemoan 'rise of populism' in last big set-piece speech as PM

May to bemoan 'rise of populism' in last big set-piece speech as PM

Theresa May is expected to express her concerns about the increasingly polarised nature of political debate when she delivers her valedictory speech as Prime Minister this... Read more ...

In Costa Rica, a startup builds a model ship for a cleaner future

In Costa Rica, a startup builds a model ship for a cleaner future

In a remote stretch of Costa Rica, where towering trees give way to spindly mangroves, mornings start with a roar. Monkeys high in the canopy howl to greet the sunrise. Hammers... Read more ...

Gemma Collins announces she 'loves being with nature' in odd clip from...

Gemma Collins announces she 'loves being with nature' in odd clip from reality show Diva Forever

Gemma Collins has announced she 'just loves being with nature'. Read more ...

Nature-loving couple spend £40,000 on hidden garden

Nature-loving couple spend £40,000 on hidden garden

Janet and John Morgan, both 69, have spent 20 years creating a tropical paradise in the back garden of their detached home in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire. Read more ...

Hen Harrier Day 11 August 2019 - update

Hen Harrier Day 11 August 2019 - update

2015 Hen Harrier Day ©Sue Hetherington, Goyt Valley Derbyshire, 9 August 2015 Wild Justice is organising a public event to celebrate the threatened bird the Hen Harrier at... Read more ...