Bill Gates issues stark warning that hard work of zero emissions has ‘barely begun’

Bill Gates says he’s ‘surprised’ by Covid-19 conspiracies When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. You can unsubscribe at any time. The Microsoft co-founder said achieving

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Alaska volcano yellow alert: Semisopochnoi eruption fears as scientists spot ‘new unrest’

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The Alaska Volcano Observatory has issued a yellow warning, which USGS indicates means: “Volcano is exhibiting signs of elevated unrest above known background activity.” High-resolution satellite images yesterday showed a small ash deposit coming from the North

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Ecuador says some Chinese vessels near Galapagos have cut communications systems

GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (Reuters) – Ecuador’s armed forces said on Tuesday that dozens of vessels from a predominantly Chinese fishing fleet that is operating near the Galapagos Islands have turned off tracking systems to prevent monitoring of their activities. Of around 325 ships still fishing in the waters near the ecologically sensitive Galapagos, 149 have at some point in recent months

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Brazil's beaches empty out, breathe easier, during pandemic

(Reuters) – Rio de Janeiro’s golden beaches are sparkling a lot more during the coronavirus pandemic, as residents and visitors stay away, revealing miles of pristine sand along the spectacular shore. While Rio has in recent weeks relaxed lockdown measures aimed at curbing the spread of the virus, most locals are still shunning famed beaches like Copacabana and Ipanema as

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People face 'bleak' future as Sundarbans devastated by cyclone

Pandemic hampers relief efforts in India and Bangladesh after Cyclone Amphan leaves wreckage at UNSECO heritage site. The powerful cyclone that struck India and Bangladesh last month passed through the vast mangrove forests of the Sundarban Delta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The mangroves dissipated some of Cyclone Amphan’s energy, shielding densely populated cities like Kolkata. More: Cyclone Amphan: India,

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Fury as wild horses face brutal cull in Australia – herd of 5,000 damage nature reserve

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Cattleman Philip Maguire challenged Parks Victoria in the Victoria State’s Supreme Court in a bid to halt the national park organisation’s Feral Horse Strategic Action Plan. The plan proposed to eliminate a large number of feral horses in

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