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Marlowe Hood

Marlowe Hood

    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...
    Plea for 'urgent action' on climate overshadowed by Trump
    Plea for 'urgent action' on climate overshadowed by Trump
    Following a cascade of grim reports on the gathering pace of global warming, Fiji's prime minister on Monday appealed for "urgent action" on climate...
    UN: 2017 set to be hottest non-El Nino year
    UN: 2017 set to be hottest non-El Nino year
    2017 is on track to be the hottest year on record except for two warmed by El Nino...
    Exoplanets 101: New discoveries and the possibility of alien life
    Exoplanets 101: New discoveries and the possibility of alien life
    Seven Earth-like planets orbiting a small star in our Galaxy called Trappist-1, revealed Wednesday, are the most recent – and arguably the most...
    Landmark roadmap sets climate change course for 2015
    Landmark roadmap sets climate change course for 2015
    A marathon UN climate conference on Sunday approved a roadmap towards an accord that for the first time will bring all major emitters of greenhouse...