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Off the beaten path

A long-term scouting project kicked off this year, to create the first Transcaucasian hiking trail across Georgia and Armenia. Chris Fitch hitched a ride to observe how such an ambitious undertaking can be achieved in this remote and mountainous region
City leaders from around the world gathered recently for the Global Parliament of Mayors. Could cities be set to overtake national governments as key decision makers?

COP22: Here comes the sun

Last year, the UNFCCC Paris Agreement was hailed as ‘historic’ after its signing at COP21 in Paris. Today sees attendees to COP22 convening in Morocco, a country where transitioning to renewable energy has become a primary national objective
Could extreme weather cast the deciding vote on the world’s most high profile election?
The seaweed industry is booming, and winning plaudits for its relatively environmentally-friendly production. Can this sustainability be maintained?
Measures proposed at CITES to save African lions stop short of providing full protection
New collaborations between the Department of War Studies at King’s College London and three international artists yield a fascinating glimpse into a multitude of multimedia vantage points on the impact of conflict
Could a small-scale and portable new method of generating renewable power from the wind revolutionise the energy industry?
A reconnaissance flight over the North Pacific is attempting to discover the true scale of one of the ‘world's largest rubbish dumps’
Any book which comes with an accompanying playlist of wildlife and natural sounds should automatically be worth reading. But Wild Soundscapes is no kitsch novelty

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