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Across the EU, emissions from aviation are increasing and passenger numbers are on the up. As Germany raises the taxes it imposes on passengers, Geographical asks whether these sums can really make a difference
As polluting rich nations court global catastrophe at UN climate talks, Europe’s 2050 carbon neutrality target embraces 3˚C of warming as best-case scenario
Alarmingly, nothing unexpected happened in Madrid
Protestors from the global south were physically removed yesterday from the Madrid climate conference. However, a civil society armed with climate science refuses to be left out in the cold
Climate NGOs point fingers at nations holding back climate crisis efforts
The Paris Agreement has reached adolescence. Its final stages of development require consensus on the highly contentious Article Six
A report presented at COP25 highlights the trouble with tourism, but does the future of holiday travel cast an even darker shadow?
For the 25th time in history, the United Nations has convened for its annual two-week summit, trying to collectively solve the climate crisis. But is the will there to make real change?
Marco Magrini wonders if the annual gathering of world leadership on environmental matters can make any real impact following its rushed relocation
A review of climate crisis coverage in the global media has revealed that rich countries and poor countries take a very different approach to environmental reporting
The link between China’s economic growth and increased pollution has come to an end, but the path to sustainability is far from complete
An analysis of nine year’s worth of lightning data, covering two billion strikes has led to some unusual discoveries about the phenomenally powerful ‘superbolt’
When getting on ‘board’ with sustainability is the entire goal
Excessive use of nitrogen-based fertilisers is contributing to numerous environmental problems, but a more balanced approach is necessary if the world’s growing population is to be fed
Yesterday saw one of the biggest public protest movements in history take to streets around the world. We caught up with some of the voices being raised in central London to hear what they had to say...
On the eve of millions of world citizens going on strike for climate action, the Swedish teenager who inspired them deflects all attention back to the science
How many trees can you plant in a day?
Naomi Klein is back and calling for a new world order in her latest work, which gathers together more than a decade of her passionate writing

Julysub 2020

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