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Op-Ed: We must adapt to climate change. Can we do it in ways that solve other problems too?

With dire projections from the latest IPCC report, it's time to take a "multisolving" approach to climate change and other environmental challenges.

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released its Sixth Assessment Report on the impacts of climate change.

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Bicycling on empty streets in Milan. (Credit: Alberto Trentanni/flickr)
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Elizabeth Sawin: Steps to re-invigorate the economy must free us from polluting fossil fuels

You've seen the headlines: Air pollution is down in places where efforts to limit coronavirus spread have locked down cities and towns.

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WATCH: The latest evidence of widespread sperm count decline

WATCH: The latest evidence of widespread sperm count decline

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Frequently asked questions on the new sperm count decline study

Sperm counts are declining everywhere — the implications are huge.

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Former coal plant near Pittsburgh is poisoning groundwater: Report

Groundwater near the site contains arsenic levels 372 times higher than safety threshold. Coal ash sites across the U.S. are seeing similar contamination.

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