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What kind of emoji do you need to talk about climate change?
Monday January 15th 2018, 11:28 PM

Desperate times call for desperate emoji.

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Indigenous women are ‘seed guardians’ in Latin America hunger fight, says U.N.
Monday January 15th 2018, 11:27 PM

Indigenous women in Latin America must be at the center of efforts to adapt agriculture to deal with the threat of climate change and help tackle hunger and poverty, said a top U.N. food official.

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Province to examine source of potential new harmful greenhouse gas emissions
Monday January 15th 2018, 11:23 PM

You’re likely reading this on a product manufactured using a greenhouse gas scientists say is 17,200 times more powerful than CO2, when compared over a 100-year period.

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Annapolis sea-level rise, historic protection plan still in the pipeline
Monday January 15th 2018, 11:22 PM

A study four years in the making is about a month away from publication.

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Libya works on cleaning chemicals depots and disposal locations
Monday January 15th 2018, 11:15 PM

The Libyan representative at the Organization of Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Ali Jibril said Libya was working in coordination with the OPCW to clean the locations where the chemicals were destroyed and the locations where they were previously stored.

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Abu Dhabi’s underground water reserve holds 26 billion liters
Monday January 15th 2018, 11:13 PM

Abu Dhabi is pumping surplus desalinated water 100 miles to a natural aquifer under the desert.

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Frustration builds as ‘rubble, asbestos’ pollutes popular Fremantle beach
Monday January 15th 2018, 11:10 PM

Pollution including building rubble and asbestos is turning up on Fremantle’s Port beach, sparking claims that previous industrial activity nearby is spoiling the popular spot.

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Trudeau government explains how it will make polluters pay
Monday January 15th 2018, 11:07 PM

The Trudeau government unveiled its draft of a mammoth new law that would put in place a system to track and price carbon pollution from fossil fuels and industry.

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Snowpack near record lows spells trouble for western water supplies
Monday January 15th 2018, 11:00 PM

Scientists say snow seasons like the U.S. West is experiencing now will become more common as global temperatures rise, and economic costs will go up, as well.

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Cars and trucks are America’s biggest climate problem for the 2nd year in a row
Monday January 15th 2018, 10:57 PM

Overall emissions are falling, but not fast enough to hit international targets.

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Norway to ban fur farms as fox, mink go out of fashion
Monday January 15th 2018, 10:52 PM

A plan by Norway’s government to phase out fur farms by 2025 dismayed producers and delighted animal rights activists on Monday as a sign that fur is out of fashion even in a nation that was once the world’s top producer of fox pelts.

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Ford to invest $11bn and have 40 hybrid and fully electric vehicles by 2022
Monday January 15th 2018, 10:52 PM

The planned investment is significantly higher than the previously announced target of $4.5bn by 2020.

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