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Mark Hertsgaard and Kyle Pope: The media needs to cover the climate crisis as seriously as it covered COVID
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Mark Hertsgaard and Kyle Pope: The media needs to cover the climate crisis as seriously as it covered COVID

With some exceptions, the news industry is still not responding to the true scale and danger of global heating.

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Rebecca Solnit: Fossil fuels kill more people than Covid. Why are we so blind to the harms of oil and gas?

If fossil fuel use and impact had suddenly appeared overnight, their catastrophic poisonousness and destructiveness would be obvious.

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Climate change is increasing the risk of infectious diseases worldwide

Heat waves, floods, droughts, and rising temperatures fueled by climate change have made the world more vulnerable to disease outbreaks and the spread of a wide variety of pathogens — from bacteria and viruses to fungi and protozoa.

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Reconnecting environment and health

The Covid-19 pandemic highlights the need to protect the environment in order to protect human health.

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China's power sector emissions set to jump as economy reboots

Pollution levels from China's mammoth power sector are set to climb to new highs in 2023 as Beijing's efforts to spur growth across the economy result in increased burning of fossil fuels.
Brahma Chellaney: Will 2023 be a better year for international peace and public health?

Brahma Chellaney: Will 2023 be a better year for international peace and public health?

Will 2023 be a better year for international peace and stability? And is there any prospect of the global energy and food crises easing and the COVID-19 pandemic finally coming under full control?

COP27 deal delivers landmark on 'loss and damage', but little else
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COP27 deal delivers landmark on 'loss and damage', but little else

Countries adopted a hard-fought final agreement at the climate summit that sets up a fund to help poor countries battered by climate disasters, but does not boost efforts to tackle the emissions causing them or say who should pay.
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