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Adorable Tamarins Face Extinction from Deforestation | Seven Worlds, One Planet | BBC Earth

Adorable Tamarins Face Extinction from Deforestation | Seven Worlds, One Planet | BBC Earth

There are fewer than 2000 cotton-top tamarins left in the wild, making them critically endangered. They’ve lost 95% of their rainforest home due to deforestation, but locals are working to save the species. Subscribe: http://bit.ly/BBCEarthSub Watch more: Planet Earth http://bit.ly/PlanetEarthPlaylist Blue Planet http://bit.ly/BluePlanetPlaylist Planet Earth II http://bit.ly/PlanetEarthIIPlaylist Planet Dinosaur http://bit.ly/PlanetDinoPlaylist …

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UK city launches ‘world’s first’ zero-carbon superhub

UK city launches 'world's first' zero-carbon superhub

Oxford City Council has launched Energy Superhub Oxford (ESO), thought to be the world-first project that integrates decarbonising power, heat and transport across a city. The local authority has taken delivery of its first electric vehicles (EVs) as part of the project, as well as outlining the next steps for …

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In the world’s first ‘Coronavirus elections’, South Korea voted for climate action

In the world’s first ‘Coronavirus elections’, South Korea voted for climate action

With the world reeling from the disastrous spread of coronavirus, it might seem extraordinary for a government to make policy on anything else. But in South Korea, they did just that. Back in March, and in the midst of its coronavirus response, the ruling Democratic Party announced plans for a …

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2 Years Ago, Kenya Set The World’s Strictest Plastic Bag Ban. Did It Work?

2 Years Ago, Kenya Set The World's Strictest Plastic Bag Ban. Did It Work?

KIKUYU, Kenya ― Early in the morning, Alice Wangui prepares to open her vegetable stall in the outdoor Kinoo Market, some 13 miles northwest of central Kenya. She unpacks ginger, red bell peppers, zucchini, onions and tomatoes, hanging them under a colorful umbrella that shields them from the rising sun. …

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