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Climate migration, reef shark decline, global warming risks: 3 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

July 27, 2020
In case you missed it: Millions of people are likely to flee their homes to escape the impacts of climate change in the next century, new research shows that reef shark populations are declining and a recent study found that the best-case scenario of planetary warming will no longer be possible if...
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Environmental setbacks, rock dust, lemur loss, temperature rise: 4 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

July 13, 2020
In case you missed it: Scientists say permanent changes to society are crucial to limiting global emissions, an innovative farming technique could drastically reduce emissions, one-third of lemur species are on the brink of extinction and new data revealed that global temperatures are rising faster...
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Study: Protect these places — or face climate doom

By Kiley Price

March 31, 2020
To stop climate catastrophe, there are certain places on Earth that we simply cannot afford to destroy, according to new research by Conservation International scientists.
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Curbing coronavirus, social distancing, flying hiatus: 3 stories you may have missed

By Kiley Price

March 17, 2020
In case you missed it: Scientists agree that ending the global wildlife trade could help stem global disease outbreaks, self-imposed isolation in response to coronavirus could help individuals cut their carbon emissions and the recent decline in global air travel should spur individuals to reassess...
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UN climate talks: ‘The window of opportunity is open, but barely’

By Kiley Price

December 16, 2019
Climate action and emissions reductions commitments fell short at the 2019 UN climate talks.
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