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Climate change and evolution – 6 Minute English

Climate change and evolution - 6 Minute English

In the 1830s Charles Darwin visited the Galapagos islands in the Pacific Ocean. He studied the unique animals living on the islands. Darwin’s trip led him to the theory of evolution. In today’s episode, Sam and Rob discuss the impact of climate change on today’s wildlife. Can animals evolve quickly …

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Global Warming Unapologetic Rise: US freezes, Europe breaks 150-year Heat Record ( Heat + Freezing)

While North America is affected by extremely low temperature values , Europe experienced on Friday 12/23 one of the warmest days of the last at least 150 years for the end of December. More specifically, according to the meteo of the National Observatory of Athens, the National Meteorological Service of …

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Have we run out of time to tackle climate change? The big debate – BBC What's New

Have we run out of time to tackle climate change? The big debate - BBC What's New

What’s New gathered four teenager climate activists from around Africa – Egypt, Kenya, Morocco and Nigeria – to debate issues around climate change. BBC What’s New and BBC Actu Jeunes are the BBC’s first bilingual programmes for teenagers, brought to you by the BBC World Service to discuss important issues …

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John Kerry on Taiwan, Climate change, and Joe Biden – BBC Newsnight

John Kerry on Taiwan, Climate change, and Joe Biden - BBC Newsnight

US Secretary of State John Kerry has discussed Taiwan, climate change and President Joe Biden as COP27 continues in its second week, with nations from across the world meeting in Egypt to discuss how best to tackle climate change. But amid talk of raising the warming target from 1.5C to …

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What Global Warming Means for Caribou | Our Frozen Planet | BBC Earth

Caribou migration routes are under threat. Each year, caribou make migrations in their thousands across the Arctic. But as the climate warms, their ancient pathways are changing – and so is the ground itself. #OurFrozenPlanet tells stories that land the urgency of climate change whilst inspiring hope that change is …

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Global warming: Is the UK heading towards a drought? – BBC Newsnight

After a record-breaking heatwave and wildfires, can the UK expect a drought in the coming weeks? Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog We revisit one reservoir in Cambridgeshire where water levels dropped by 14 feet in the last record dry spell in 1976. Every region in England has recorded lower than average …

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How climate change is affecting Pakistan's mango production – BBC News

How climate change is affecting Pakistan's mango production - BBC News

Pakistan is suffering from a mango crop shortage with farmers and experts worried, blaming climate change for the smaller yields. The country usually ships 150,000 tonnes of mangos to 35 countries across the world, but harsh heat temperatures and water running short, its only expected to harvest half of what …

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Climate summit agrees damages fund but fails to curb fossil fuels – BBC News

Climate summit agrees damages fund but fails to curb fossil fuels - BBC News

A historic deal has been struck at the UN’s COP27 summit in Egypt – in future rich nations will pay poorer countries for the damage and economic losses caused by climate change. It ends almost 30 years of waiting by nations facing huge climate impacts. But developed nations were dissatisfied …

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Climate change costs deal struck at COP27, but no fossil fuel progress – BBC News

Climate change costs deal struck at COP27, but no fossil fuel progress – BBC News

A historic deal has been struck at the UN’s COP27 summit that will see rich nations pay poorer countries for damage and economic losses caused by climate change. It ends almost 30 years of waiting by nations facing huge climate impacts, like flooding and drought. But developed nations left the …

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