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Biden’s 30 by 30 conservation plan and the history of protecting land at the expense of people

Too often, conservationists have pursued the protection of other species at the expense of people of color, poor people, and other marginalized groups.

Can the international community avert disaster in the Red Sea?

U.N. negotiators have found a solution to the F.S.O. Safer, a rotting tanker off the coast of Yemen, which threatens to spill more than a million barrels of oil, but funding for the operation has come up short.
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Remembering Hurricane Agnes’ impact on Pittsburgh, 50 years later

It’s been half a century since Agnes delivered its devastating downpours. But decades later, the hurricane’s legacy lives on for those who witnessed it and those who study storms of similar proportions.

Australia ‘ill-prepared’ for food insecurity driven by war and climate crisis, former defence leaders say

Australia is badly prepared for food insecurity fuelled by the climate crisis and war, former military leaders have warned.

DOE keeps hiring oil industry public relations firm

The Department of Energy retained a global public relations firm with longstanding fossil fuel ties, continuing a practice that ramped up during the Trump administration.

Redesign around Notre-Dame to keep tourists moving and lower temperatures

Plans call for more trees around the famed Paris cathedral, which is being rebuilt after a devastating 2019 fire, and for a cooling system in front of the building.

Global warming causes fewer tropical cyclones

By the early 2010s there were about 13 percent fewer storms across all oceans than there were in the late 19th century, according to a new study published on Monday in Nature Climate Change.

Scientists grow food in complete darkness using artificial photosynthesis

Researchers say that a new breakthrough could lead to new ways of growing food in a world wracked by climate change.

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