Healthcare workers urging zero carbon emissions say chemicals used increasingly to anaesthetise patients are potent greenhouse gases.
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Its coasts are at ever-greater risk from rising seas, and US Atlantic floods will soon force people to move. Why not start planning now?
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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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7 December, 2018 – New research confirms again that nature knows best. The US could cut a fifth of its greenhouse gas emissions through better land use.
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6 December, 2018 – Record carbon emissions are set to mark 2018. And although investment in renewable energy is rising, the world is still warming dangerously fast.
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3 October, 2018 – Greenhouse gas emissions impose a social cost – in ecosystem damage, in climate extremes, in human health and wealth. The US faces big losses.
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19 November, 2017 – The new US national defence strategy appears to leave President Trump in two minds on the risk from climate’s security threat.
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25 September 2017 − The US Atlantic coast faces the prospect of more frequent floods due to the double whammy of rising sea levels and sinking coastal lands.
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29 July, 2017 – Ocean cycles help to determine US drought and fire risk in several western states, with global warming adding to their severity.
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11 June, 2017 – Solar generation systems can now produce electricity and store it for hours, using solar tower power without any need for batteries.
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