Global heating could bring “untold suffering” for humans. It could also mean less fresh water and less rice, though tasting more of arsenic.
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New weather patterns in the warming Antarctic are leaving thousands of penguins in peril, prompting calls for them to be specially protected.
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The United Nations plans to tame lethal sand and dust storms with a mixture of modern technology and traditional knowledge.
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A stable carbon cycle means life goes on. Too much carbon could wipe out many species. And acid oceans could hold the key.
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Scientists now know where to start restoring the forests to soak up carbon and cool the planet, by planting more trees on unused land.
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While scientists call for more protection for wild things, governments have removed protection from wilderness areas the size of Mexico.
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For the world’s cloud forests, the future is overcast. Some face fiercer storm and flood: they could even lose their unique clouds.
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Megafauna is a mouthful of a word. And that is the problem. The biggest animals are being hunted for their meat.
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16 January, 2019 − Irish anglers are having little luck as fish feel the effects of warmer waters − which are also increasing greenhouse gases.
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17 January, 2019 − Researchers are clear: the healthy diet for a healthy planet is more vegetables, less meat. What matters is the food that’s served, and the way it’s produced too.
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