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Do you hear a siren? That's the warning signal of a full-blown emergency in nature

Do you hear a siren? That's the warning signal of a full-blown emergency in nature

8 days ago   |   The Scotsman

Scotland is arguably the most nature rich part of the UK. With more than 60 per cent of the coastline and marine habitat, all the UK's arctic/alpine habitats, all the machair...
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Grab your apocalypse bag - it's fire season in California

Grab your apocalypse bag - it's fire season in California

15 days ago   |   Grist

It's officially fire season in California. Dry winds rush in from the desert to the east, smoke turns midday to twilight, people hurry from place to place in facemasks, and the...
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Think rural America doesn't care about the climate? Think again

Think rural America doesn't care about the climate? Think again

15 days ago   |   Grist

Anna Claussen grew up on a family farm 20 miles outside of Benson, Minnesota, a town of just over 3,000 souls. She left the farm when she was 18 to pursue her undergraduate...
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House Democrats set to introduce first-of-its-kind climate refugee bill

18 days ago   |   Grist

This story was originally published by HuffPost and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. House Democrats are set to introduce the first major piece of...
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New study: Antarctica's tipping point is closer than we thought

20 days ago   |   Grist

Antarctic ice sheets have been melting rapidly for hundreds of years, much longer than scientists previously thought, according to a study out Thursday. The findings suggest...
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The sea

The sea

22 days ago   |   Schön! Magazine

Outer jacket. Zara inner jacket. Columbia shorts. Anna Verloren van Themaat socks. Arket earring. Smith Jewellery sandals. Buffalo backpack. Patagonia Set sail through the...
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DTP Welcomes 2019 Cohort

1 month ago   |   Oxford University

We were delighted to welcome our sixth cohort to the DTP last week by taking them on a two day field trip to Wytham Woods. We spent two days up in the woods, dodging...
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So long, SAD: 8 ways to bring the outdoors into your home this autumn

So long, SAD: 8 ways to bring the outdoors into your home this autumn

1 month ago   |   Metro

Sarah Ivens, author of the book Forest Therapy, on how to bring the healing benefits of the outdoors into your home once the weather cools down The days are getting shorter and...
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Climate change means wild weather. Does that include snowstorms?

1 month ago   |   Grist

If it seems like just last week that summer ended, you are correct - so why does the first day of October look like the dead of winter in the Northern Rockies? Over the...
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The most controversial climate solution, explained

1 month ago   |   Grist

View the video in your browser Is geoengineering a devil's bargain of climate change? If you want to learn more about geoengineering, here's some science resources: National...
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International Climate Justice response to UN Climate Conference relocation

International Climate Justice response to UN Climate Conference relocation

Friends of the Earth Scotland and the Friends of the Earth International federation, along with climate justice allies around the world support this statement condemning the... Read more ...

This pipeline cuts across a reservation. Wisconsin might make tribal members...

This pipeline cuts across a reservation. Wisconsin might make tribal members felons for protesting it

For more than 60 years, one section of Enbridge's elaborate network of pipelines carrying petroleum across Canada has taken a detour through the Bad River Reservation in... Read more ...

Promising Plant Sciences Breakthrough Could Lead to Photosynthesis 2.0

Promising Plant Sciences Breakthrough Could Lead to Photosynthesis 2.0

Photosynthesis is a brilliant invention of nature, but that's not stopping scientists from trying to make it even better. Read more ...

9 ways people ruined nature in 2019

9 ways people ruined nature in 2019

In 2019, there have been some shocking stories of people ruining nature . This year, landscapes like Fjaðrárgljúfur Canyon in Iceland and Joshua Tree in California have been... Read more ...

My lover can only see me weekdays as weekends are reserved for his children

My lover can only see me weekdays as weekends are reserved for his children

DEAR DEIDRE: I AM seeing a man who says he can only see me weekdays as his weekends are reserved for his children. My friends say I am wasting my time but I'm not sure. Am I... Read more ...

Giant ape fossil discovery could help scientists to rewrite the story of...

Giant ape fossil discovery could help scientists to rewrite the story of human evolution

Scientists have found a set of ancient teeth which let them trace the ‘evolutionary relationship' between a living orangutan and an extinct giant ape from about two million... Read more ...

A year to look on with pride

A year to look on with pride

It's been another year full of highlights for the British Ecological Society. Selecting what makes it into our Annual Review for the year from November 2018 to October 2019 has... Read more ...

RSPB review of game bird shooting: an update

RSPB review of game bird shooting: an update

It has been less than two weeks since the Chair of the RSPB's Council, Kevin Cox, made his announcement about our desire to review our policy on game bird shooting and... Read more ...

Meet the new Young FoES steering group!

Meet the new Young FoES steering group!

The new YFoES steering group for 2019/20 At our AGM in October, the Young Friends of the Earth network elected a brand new steering group. This group will be responsible for... Read more ...

The Met's Costume Institute announces time-travelling theme for Spring 2020...

The Met's Costume Institute announces time-travelling theme for Spring 2020 exhibition

Fashion "flashbacks and fast-forwards" will be the theme of next year's major fashion exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, with exhibition design by Es... Read more ...