Climate change

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The Guardian view on peat: keep it in the ground | Editorial
Editorial: A target for phasing out its use in gardens was missed last year, and campaigners are right to demand action

Editorial

08, Apr, 2021 @5:44 PM

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If we want to fight the climate crisis, Sadiq Khan is the only choice for London mayor
Sadiq’s bold climate agenda has made a real difference. Why throw that away by electing Shaun Bailey? says Ed Miliband, shadow business secretary

Ed Miliband

06, Apr, 2021 @5:00 AM

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The Guardian view on cherry blossom: lessons from fragile, fleeting beauty
Editorial: The pandemic has made us all long for spring. In Japan and elsewhere, full bloom is coming earlier than ever

Editorial

31, Mar, 2021 @6:09 PM

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Scientists need to face both facts and feelings when dealing with the climate crisis | Kimberly Nicholas
I was taught to use my head, not my heart. But acknowledging sadness at what is lost can help us safeguard the future, says professor of sustainability science Kimberly Nicholas

Kimberly Nicholas

24, Mar, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Is NSW flooding a year after bushfires yet more evidence of climate change?
Experts say it’s unusual to see so many places with such high rainfall across such a wide area. But identifying the cause is complicated

Graham Readfearn

22, Mar, 2021 @9:05 AM

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Climate fight 'is undermined by social media's toxic reports'
Scientists warn that Nobel summit and long-term decisions to save the planet are at risk from targeted attacks online

Robin McKie Science Editor

21, Mar, 2021 @10:00 AM

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‘Our biggest challenge? Lack of imagination’: the scientists turning the desert green
In China, scientists have turned vast swathes of arid land into a lush oasis. Now a team of maverick engineers want to do the same to the Sinai

Steve Rose

20, Mar, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Don't believe hydrogen and nuclear hype – they can’t get us to net zero carbon by 2050 | Jonathon Porritt
Big industry players pushing techno-fixes are ignoring the only realistic solution to the climate crisis: renewables, says environmentalist Jonathon Porritt

Jonathon Porritt

16, Mar, 2021 @11:05 AM

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Climate crisis: recent European droughts 'worst in 2,000 years'
Study of tree rings dating back to Roman empire concludes weather since 2014 has been extraordinary

Damian Carrington Environment editor

15, Mar, 2021 @4:00 PM

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UK scientists attack 'reckless' Tory cuts to international research
Projects tackling some of world’s major problems – including the climate crisis – are set to be cancelled or cut back after budget cuts

Robin McKie

14, Mar, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Global heating pushes tropical regions towards limits of human livability
Rising heat and humidity threatening to plunge much of the world’s population into potentially lethal conditions, study finds

Oliver Milman

08, Mar, 2021 @4:00 PM

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'It is the question of the century': will tech solve the climate crisis – or make it worse?
Robots on coral reefs, vast barriers to hold back the glaciers, simulated volcanic eruptions to offset global heating ... Can technology repair the mess we have made? Elizabeth Kolbert is not convinced

Jonathan Watts

06, Mar, 2021 @9:00 AM

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