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Parts of world on brink of ‘sustained heat’ beyond human tolerance decades earlier than expected, researchers warn

Parts of world on brink of ‘sustained heat’ beyond human tolerance decades earlier than expected, researchers warn

“Intolerable” heat and humidity caused by global warming had been expected in the coming decades, but now researchers have found that the crisis is already here. A new study identifies thousands of previously rare or unprecedented bouts of extreme heat and humidity are taking place now across the world in Asia, Africa, Australia, South America and North …

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Bumblebees face mass extinction amid ‘climate chaos’, scientists warn

Bumblebees face mass extinction amid ‘climate chaos’, scientists warn

A massive decline of bumblebees — the world’s most important pollinators — is now underway due to “climate chaos” and other human impacts on the world, scientists have warned. A new study reveals bumblebees are currently disappearing at rates “consistent with a mass extinction”, and are on course to be wiped …

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Advisers warn Britain must change how land is used to meet climate goal

Advisers warn Britain must change how land is used to meet climate goal

Climate advisers to the United Kingdom’s Conservative government have warned Britons should plant many more trees, eat less meat, cut food waste and restore peatlands if the country is to meet its climate target of reaching net zero emissions by 2050. Britain last year became the first member of the …

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