Cop26: Cutting methane should be a major aim, research suggests

Sharp cuts in methane from leaking gas drilling platforms and production sites could play a major role in the greenhouse gas emissions reductions necessary...
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Young activists condemn climate inaction

Climate activists spoke at the Youth4Climate conference in Milan, Italy. This is They condemn climate inaction by world leaders in their speech. Vanessa Nakate  Historically, Africa...
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Historic deal: Indigenous traditional owners win back Daintree rainforest

Eastern Kuku Yalanji people will take formal ownership of the world heritage-listed Daintree tropical rainforest in northern Australia after the Indigenous traditional owners reached...
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Covid19: Biden gets booster amid confusion over third dose

US President Joe Biden had his third dose of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine administered live before the White House press corps, insisting the ‘unvaccinated’ were...

Swiss vote ‘yes’ for same-sex marriage in referendum

Swiss voters have decided by voting to allow same-sex couples to marry, in a referendum that brings the Alpine nation into line with many...
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Russia forest fire damage worst since records began: Greenpeace

According to recent data from the Russian Forestry Agency analyzed by Greenpeace, Russia has endured its worst forest fire season in the country’s modern...
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Climate crisis: Jeff Bezos pledges $1bn to conservation projects

Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, has said he realized just how fragile the Earth was when he looked back down at it from...
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World Alzheimer’s Day: Sport-Charity launches campaign to tackle dementia

Former players and coaches across sport have joined a campaign by British dementia charity Alzheimer's Society to tackle the stigma around the neurodegenerative disease...
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Covid19: Bolsonaro turns down Johnson’s call to get AstraZeneca vaccines

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro turned down UK prime minister Boris Johnson’s call to ‘get AstraZeneca vaccines’ during a meeting in New York on Monday. The UK...

SpaceX: Elon Musk welcomes crew home with $50m donation to charity

Elon Musk has surprised his first crew of space tourists with a welcome gift home after their groundbreaking flight to orbit ended Saturday night....