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DealBook Briefing: Your Davos Cheat Sheet

Good Sunday morning. (Was this email forwarded to you? Sign up here.) Tim Cook, Matt Damon, economic worries and social unrest The week of the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum is a fire hose of news. Headlines, predictions,…

I’ve done my BGBW and it was fun!

Mark ♦ January 27, 2019 ♦ 5 Comments Long-tailed Tit. Photo: Tim Melling I looked out between 9am and 10am to record the birds I saw in my garden. It’s a good ritual which brings hundreds of thousands of people…

Big Garden Birdwatch anyone?

Mark ♦ January 27, 2019 ♦ 1 Comment Great Tit. Photo: Tim Melling It’s the weekend for the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch. I’ll be looking out of the window for an hour this morning to see what birds are using…

The Way We Eat Could Doom Us as a Species.  Here’s a New Diet Designed to Save Us.

The EAT-Lancet Commission’s “planetary health diet” is bold and controversial. The way we eat and produce food has become so destructive to the environment and our health that it now threatens the long-term survival of the human species, an international…

The World Just Experienced the Four Hottest Years on Record

2018 was hotter than any year in the 19th century.  It was hotter than any year in the 20th century.  It was hotter than any year in the first decade of this century.  In fact, with only three exceptions, it…

‘Superbug gene’ found in one of the most remote places on Earth

(Newcastle University) Antibiotic-resistant genes (ARGs) that were first detected in urban India have been found 8,000 miles away in one of the last ‘pristine’ places on earth, a new study has shown.

LETTER: Climate change is real and humans are responsible – Fredericksburg.com

Climate change is real and humans are responsible NASA and 97 percent of scientists agree that climate change is real and man-made. They are certain about this fact as they are that smoking cigarettes causes lung cancer, but some people…

Baby Flying Foxes Rescued in the City | Cities: Nature’s New Wild | | BBC Earth

These cute bats have found shelter from the dangers of city life.Subscribe to BBC Earth for more amazing animal videos – http://bit.ly/BBCEarthSub Watch more videos from BBC Earth:Planet Earth http://bit.ly/PlanetEarthPlaylistBlue Planet http://bit.ly/BluePlanetPlaylistPlanet Earth II http://bit.ly/PlanetEarthIIPlaylistPlanet Dinosaur http://bit.ly/PlanetDinoPlaylist Check out the…