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Marlowe Hood

Marlowe Hood

    World must adapt to 'inevitable' climate change, warns report
    World must adapt to 'inevitable' climate change, warns report
    Nations rich and poor must invest now to protect against the effects of climate change or pay an even heavier price later, a global commission...
    Ecological land grab: food vs fuel vs forests
    Ecological land grab: food vs fuel vs forests
    The overlapping crises of climate change, mass species extinction, and an unsustainable global food system are on a collision course towards what...
    World's rivers loaded with antibiotics waste: study
    World's rivers loaded with antibiotics waste: study
    Rivers worldwide are polluted with antibiotics that exceed environmental safety thresholds by up to 300 times, according to research unveiled at a...
    One million species risk extinction due to humans — draft UN report
    One million species risk extinction due to humans — draft UN report
    Up to one million species face extinction due to human influence, according to a draft UN report obtained by AFP that painstakingly catalogues how...
    On climate change, a shift towards civil disobedience
    On climate change, a shift towards civil disobedience
    Playing the role of a riot cop dispersing a peaceful but illegal sit-in on the steps of France's National Assembly, Axel struggled to dislodge a...
    These climate activists want you to give up hope
    These climate activists want you to give up hope
    The Extinction Rebellion, a network of climate activists who use civil disobedience to spotlight inaction on global warming, is rooted in the...
    Climate talks must be rescued from failure, warns UN chief
    Climate talks must be rescued from failure, warns UN chief
    "Key political issues" deadlocking UN climate talks "remain unresolved", UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres warned on Wednesday after an...
    Global warming outpaces efforts to slow it — UN
    Global warming outpaces efforts to slow it — UN
    Humanity is falling further behind in the race against climate change, with the gap between greenhouse gas emissions and levels needed to achieve...
    UN warns paradigm shift needed to avert global climate chaos
    UN warns paradigm shift needed to avert global climate chaos
    Avoiding global climate chaos will require a major transformation of society and the world economy that is "unprecedented in scale," the UN said...
    UN report confronts nations with tough choices on climate
    UN report confronts nations with tough choices on climate
    The world's nations will gather at a UN conference in South Korea on Monday to review and approve a 20-page bombshell — distilled from more...
    With genetic tweak, mosquito population made extinct
    With genetic tweak, mosquito population made extinct
    Scientists said on Monday they had succeeded for the first time in wiping out an entire population of malaria-carrying mosquitoes in the lab using...
    For global water crisis, climate may be the last straw
    For global water crisis, climate may be the last straw
    Before man-made climate change kicked in – and well before "Day Zero" in Cape Town, where taps may run dry in early May – the global water...