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Pope Francis launches trip to three African nations affected by climate change

Pope Francis is set to visit the cyclone-vulnerable nations of Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius this week. Climate change, corruption and poverty will be on the agenda in talks with leaders.
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Climate change: For big emissions reductions, we need to think small

"Big new infrastructure costing billions is not the best way to accelerate decarbonization"

Small-scale clean energy and low carbon technologies—such as solar panels, smart appliances and electric bicycles—are more likely to push society toward meeting climate goals than large-scale technologies, according to a new study from a team of international researchers.

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Trump Administration is using a pandemic to hand out gifts to its favorite polluters

I worked in TV news for 18 years. No matter how bad the news got I never had a problem watching it.

Until now.

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