Go European Championship held in Kyiv
2019-10-04 17:20:34

Go European Championship held in Kyiv

On September 28-29, 2019, an event was held in Kiev for everyone who is interested in intellectual sports. The capital of Ukraine for the first time hosted the European Go Championship for students


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Brexit is stalling Britain from taking vital action on climate crisis
2019-09-09 16:45:32

Brexit is stalling Britain from taking vital action on climate crisis

Britain has one of the world’s best capabilities for dealing with the climate crisis but is failing to make use of it. That is the stark view of leading expert Baroness Brown, a member of the UK Committee on Climate Change

Global food producers 'failing to face up to role' in climate crisis
2019-09-06 09:30:04

Global food producers 'failing to face up to role' in climate crisis

The world’s biggest producers of meat, dairy and seafood are failing to tackle the enormous impact they are having on the planet through deforestation, the routine use of antibiotics and greenhouse gas emissions

Decades of progress ‘can be wiped out overnight,’ UN chief laments at climate session in Yokohama
2019-09-02 12:05:16

Decades of progress ‘can be wiped out overnight,’ UN chief laments at climate session in Yokohama

“Little undermines development like disaster,” UN Secretary-General Guterres told attendees at a thematic session on Africa and climate change, on day two of the Tokyo international Conference on African Development

Switzerland to become climate neutral by 2050, says government
2019-08-30 16:05:52

Switzerland to become climate neutral by 2050, says government

Switzerland should become climate neutral by 2050, the Swiss government has declared. It has tightened its target based on new scientific findings published by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Human impacts on oceans nearly doubled in recent decade
2019-08-15 12:15:07

Human impacts on oceans nearly doubled in recent decade

Over the recent decade, total human impacts to the world's oceans have, on average, nearly doubled and could double again in the next decade without adequate action

Japanese consortium to build world’s first electric tanker
2019-08-14 14:25:31

Japanese consortium to build world’s first electric tanker

Reducing carbon emissions means more than just every car on Earth being a Tesla. As bad as the amount of carbon pouring into the atmosphere from millions of gasoline and diesel powered vehicles is, the emissions from shipping are far worse