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The notion that the Covid-19 pandemic all began because one person in China ate a bat is a prevalent one, but conservationists are fighting back against misleading claims
Geographical’s monthly print magazine has always sought to help its readers forge a connection with places and people far away
As Iran and the US slog it out to dominate the global pistachio trade, other countries look to get in on the action
Recruiting armies of albatrosses could enable the detection of illegal fishing
The UAE has become the first Arab nation to operate a nuclear power plant, but not all concerns have been satisfied 
The controversial practice of cloud-seeding has always been difficult to measure – a new method offers hope
It is supposed to ease the transfer of workers in high-carbon industries and environment-destroying jobs into cleaner, greener alternatives, without destroying their livelihoods in the process. But if the so-called ‘Just Transition’ holds all the answers, why aren’t governments around the world listening?
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