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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 Chinese government aims to put a ‘social credit system’ in place by 2020; a virtual scoring platform that uses personal data to assess the behaviour and ‘trustworthiness’ of every citizen. But can 24/7 surveillance ever be a good thing, and is the growing accessibility of personal data placing the UK on a similar path?
A new green cemetery in Paris indicates the growing desire among citizens for an eco-friendly death
For this month’s Discovering Britain viewpoint, Rory Walsh visits the leaning tower of Belfast
The story of Margate is one of early success, severe downturn and, now, revival through a conscious strategy of ‘culture-led regeneration’ that has seen thousands of Londoners flock to the east coast both as tourists and as new residents. But can the injection of culture and a splash of new blood really change lives for the better, and if so, for whom?
Marco Magrini looks at the carbon capturing power of the ocean’s giants
Marine Protected Areas are designed to benefit the marine ecosystem and human coastal populations, but are they actually achieving both?
The link between China’s economic growth and increased pollution has come to an end, but the path to sustainability is far from complete
How the best-selling author is making complex matters of geography accessible for the next generation
Klaus Dodds examines plans to protect Fiji from rising sea levels and the role of its powerful neighbour – Australia 
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’
Protestors claim the nation’s neo-liberal system is broken. Amid bullets and tear gas, socio-economic reforms are being rushed through. With the COP25 climate conference fast approaching, could this spotlight on equity help deepen commitments to the Paris Climate Agreement?
When getting on ‘board’ with sustainability is the entire goal
While researching his main article on the world’s smallest countries, Vitali Vitaliev breaks down the confusingly eccentric ruling bodies of the tiny nation of San Marino
Vitali Vitaliev briefly meets the down-to-earth ruler of Liectenstein

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