Former Astronaut chosen to open 2017 Zero Waste Conference

Will outline a vision to accelerate the transition to a circular economy.
Posted On 06 Aug 2017
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Too hot to fly: rising heat may ground planes

As temperatures rise it may become too hot to fly, with aircraft likelier to be grounded, and more passengers more likely to lose their seats.
Posted On 14 Jul 2017
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Best ways to cut climate change are overlooked

Governments and schools are failing to help people to recognize the best ways to cut climate change, researchers say.
Posted On 13 Jul 2017
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Organic farming may not cut climate risk

Organic farming does not always benefit the environment in the ways people expect, and may not avert climate change effects, scientists say.
Posted On 25 Jun 2017
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Sustainability revolution keeps Taliban at bay

The winners of an annual worldwide competition to spread clean energy have been urged to see it as a sustainability revolution.
Posted On 18 Jun 2017
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US cities face growing flood risks

As the seas rise, US cities can expect varied flood risks: some will have more of the worst floods, others more frequent familiar inundations.
Posted On 13 Jun 2017
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Hopes rise for longer-term climate forecasts

A study of the interaction between sunlight, air, water and foliage should lead to better longer-term climate forecasts, scientists say.
Posted On 09 Jun 2017
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Deep in the oceans, human activities are taking a toll.

Once seen as too remote to harm, the deep sea is facing new pressures from mining, pollution, overfishing and more.
Posted On 08 Jun 2017
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