Altering crops can exploit changing climate

The world can feed many millions of extra mouths by altering crops to make the most of local conditions, scientists say.
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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UN Body Urges Mining Companies To Put Safety First

Catastrophic mining waste failures are on the rise worldwide and on all continents.
Posted On 23 Oct 2017
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Killer beetle spreads US forest destruction north

Warming winters in the US enable the invading southern pine beetle to leave a trail of devastated trees that could stretch as far north as Canada.
Posted On 02 Sep 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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World food trade runs chokepoint gauntlet

A group of physical chokepoints - roads, ports and waterways - could disrupt the flow of world food trade, with drastic consequences.
Posted On 27 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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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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