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If only! ⁣ Did you know that when we hit 5K followers, I will be donating $50 to…

If only! ⁣ Did you know that when we hit 5K followers, I will be donating $50 to...

If only! ????????⁣ Did you know that when we hit 5K followers, I will be donating $50 to @onetreeplanted ? ⁣ ⁣ 50 trees have the ability to:⁣ ⁣ ???? offset two years of driving⁣⁣ ???? offset 36 years of eating avocados ⁣⁣ ???? offset 3,200 loads of laundry⁣⁣ ???? …

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Garnaut predicts renewables to boom on cheap money as coal loses out

Garnaut predicts renewables to boom on cheap money as coal loses out

Leading environmental economist Professor Ross Garnaut has predicted the current economic crisis will lead to growth in renewable energy at the expense of coal, and has argued Australia should not fear taking on debt to fuel a green economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. The global economic crisis spurred by …

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Global leaders urged to develop a just and resilient world

Global leaders urged to develop a just and resilient world

Representatives of the World Future Council from all continents have signed a letter to world leaders in which they outline recommendations and calls for immediate targeted actions required to rebuild a resilient and just world now and after the Covid-19 pandemic. The coronavirus pandemic shows how fragile the current international …

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NINTH ONLINE STRIKE FOR THE CLIMATE Forest are absolutely vital to life on Eart…

NINTH ONLINE STRIKE FOR THE CLIMATE 
Forest are absolutely vital to life on Eart...

????????NINTH ONLINE STRIKE FOR THE CLIMATE ???????? Forest are absolutely vital to life on Earth, creating clean fresh air for us to breathe, maintaining our water cycles, and nourishing millions of species of wildlife. • Forests Clean Water. Did you know that you have the forest to thank for that …

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Pioneering project to develop low-carbon heating iniativies

Pioneering project to develop low-carbon heating iniativies

A pioneering project has been launched by the University of Exeter has been launched to develop new initiatives for greener home heating. The SHIFFT project (Sustainable Heating: Implementation of Fossil-Free Technology) is designed to help transform low carbon heating in houses and public space. The project, which includes a team …

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How nature restoration reduces flooding

How nature restoration reduces flooding

It’s flood season again. Simon Mitchell, WWF-Canada’s Freshwater Lead Specialist, lives steps away from the Saint John River in New Brunswick, so we asked him how our restoration work can help provide nature-based solutions to this increasing problem. Why is flooding in the Saint John River getting worse?Flooding is a …

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Barclays climate resolution is all targets and no substance

Barclays climate resolution is all targets and no substance

In response to the decision taken by Barclays, at its AGM today, to oppose a resolution to genuinely commit to a safe climate, aligned with the goals of the historic Paris climate agreement, Greenpeace UK’s head of climate finance, Rosie Rogers, said: “Rather than backing a resolution that set out a …

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Monkey Breaks Into ATM, And The Surveillance Footage Is Bananas

Monkey Breaks Into ATM, And The Surveillance Footage Is Bananas

It sounds bananas, but it looks like monkeys are engaging in serious criminal behavior in Delhi, India. Security cameras at a local branch of the State Bank of India recently captured video of a monkey ripping open the front panel of an ATM, according to the Hindustan Times. But while the …

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The coronavirus crisis has sparked a personal protective equipment arms race as …

The coronavirus crisis has sparked a personal protective equipment arms race as ...

The coronavirus crisis has sparked a personal protective equipment arms race as governments rush to stockpile masks, gloves, visors and gowns, and regular citizens clamor for supplies. A rapid expansion in the production of plastic products is necessary, but all the plastic ends up somewhere and environmentalists fear it could …

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Connecting the Dots Between Environmental Injustice and the Coronavirus

Connecting the Dots Between Environmental Injustice and the Coronavirus

While cities and towns across the United States are wrestling with the devastating impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, none have been hit harder than low-income and minority communities. Places like Detroit, Chicago, and St. James Parish in Louisiana, plagued by decades of economic inequality and pollution in impoverished neighborhoods, have …

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