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This Plant-Based Jet Fuel Can Reduce Emissions by 68% – Without Displacing Crops

Replacing petroleum-based aviation fuel with a sustainable alternative derived from a type of mustard plant can reduce carbon emissions by up to 68%, according to new research from a University of Georgia scientist. Puneet Dwivedi led a team that studied the break-even price and lifetime carbon emissions of a sustainable aviation fuel derived from Brassica […]

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Prince Charles says the window to address global warming is ‘dangerously narrow’ | TheHill – The Hill

Prince Charles says the window to address global warming is “dangerously narrow” ahead of the upcoming United Nations climate summit. In a video address to the Saudi Green Initiative Forum on Saturday in Riyadh, the Prince of Wales said that climate change…

Prince Charles warns of narrow window to face climate change – Associated Press

LONDON (AP) — Prince Charles issued a warning to the world days before leaders gather in the U.K. for crucial United Nations climate talks, saying there is a “dangerously narrow” window to tackle global warning. The heir to the British…

Blue carbon can help climate change code red | Greenbiz – GreenBiz

This post originally appeared on NRDC’s Expert Blog. Global warming is escalating even faster than we thought. According to the recent IPCC Report, the global average temperature will approach and exceed the 1.5 degrees Celsius temperature threshold in the next…

Study Reports Incredible New Numbers For Critically Endangered Grauer’s Gorilla Species

A new study estimated the global population of Grauer’s gorillas—the world’s largest gorilla subspecies–and it reported good news for rangers, nonprofits, and caretakers who have been saving this Critically Endangered animal. From a previous global estimate of 3,800 individuals, the number has almost doubled to 6,800 individuals. This revised estimate comes from recent field surveys […]

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Climate change: a simple guide to understanding global warming | Technique – thedailyguardian.net

Global temperatures are rising due to human activity and climate change is now threatening all aspects of our lives. Look: Farmers and scientists in Peru develop climate-resistant potatoes If this increase is not controlled, humans and nature will suffer from…

La conferencia de la ONU sobre la Diversidad Biológica

El cambio climático es solo uno de los motores de la pérdida de biodiversidad. Por ahora, el principal culpable es el ser humano que destruye el hábitat con actividades como la agricultura, la minería y la tala. En el mar,…

Halting Global Warming May Make a Huge Difference in Rising Sea Levels – Nature World News

It’s a good thing that global warming has been ultimately recognized and addressed not just in surface, but also in depth by global leaders. One cannot say that there has not been worldwide effort to protect biodiversity on the nature’s…

Why the U.N.’s Biodiversity Conference Is So Important

As 20,000 government leaders, journalists, activists and celebrities from around the world prepare to descend on Glasgow for a crucial climate summit starting late this month, another high-level international environmental meeting got started this week. The problem it seeks to…

Global War Against Climate Change – Modern Diplomacy

Disasters such as cyclones, floods, and droughts are more connected than we might think, and human activity is the common thread, a UN report released on Wednesday reveals. The study from the UN University, the academic and research arm of…

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