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Damian Carrington

Damian Carrington

    Global warming study raises the steaks
    Global warming study raises the steaks
    Beef’s environmental impact dwarfs that of other meat, including chicken and pork, new research reveals, with one expert saying that eating less...
    Discovery of new species born to die
    Discovery of new species born to die
    Several high-flying creatures, including giant flying frogs and squirrels and a parachute gecko, are among the hundreds of exotic new species...
    Philosopher's tears for climate fears
    Philosopher's tears for climate fears
    "The storms are getting stronger. If this is due to climate change, we'd better be prepared"
    Poison ban is good for bees
    Poison ban is good for bees
    The world's most widely used insecticides, linked to harm to bees, will be banned in the European Union for two years, after a vote in Brussels...
    Australia's severe weather to intensify, says report
    Australia's severe weather to intensify, says report
    Only fast and deep cuts to carbon emissions can start to reverse the trend, say scientists from the Climate Commission, an independent advisory...
    Melting ice is Earth's warning signal, and we cannot ignore it
    Melting ice is Earth's warning signal, and we cannot ignore it
    Ice is the white flag being waved by our planet, under fire from the atmospheric attack being mounted by humanity. From the frosted plains of the...
    Scientists warn melting Arctic ice releases banned toxins
    Scientists warn melting Arctic ice releases banned toxins
    The warming of the Arctic is releasing toxic chemicals that had been trapped in the ice and cold water, scientists have discovered.
    Industrial giants cash in on carbon
    Industrial giants cash in on carbon
    Some of Europe's largest industrial companies gained billions of euros from the carbon-emission rules they lobbied fiercely against, new analysis...
    Calculating the human factor
    Calculating the human factor
    For the first time scientists have quantified the role of human-induced climate change in raising the risk of floods, a major breakthrough in...