Bamboo, lime and mud are traditional materials being used innovatively in southern India to rebuild homes that can withstand the impact of recurring floods.
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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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Trees cool the world. They also cool themselves. Even moderate forest damage makes local temperatures soar.
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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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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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5 December, 2018 – Researchers say most of the water vanishing from the Aral Sea and the Great Salt Lake is now in the oceans of this increasingly parched world.
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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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