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How to watch Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin flight on July 20

Blue Origin counts down for July 20, 2021, when it will launch founder Jeff Bezos and three others to space. The flight will mark the first crewed launch of New Shepard and will be live-streamed; broadcasting will begin at 7:30 a.m. EDT (11:30 UTC) on Blue Origin’s website.

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Climate change will unevenly impact the European financial system | VOX, CEPR Policy Portal – voxeu.org

Accurate measurement of the prospective impacts of climate change on financial stability rests on a detailed mapping of its disruptive potential, both over space and time. This requires first a careful linking of climate risk drivers, and their granular region-,…

Climate change will unevenly impact the European financial system | VOX, CEPR Policy Portal – voxeu.org

Accurate measurement of the prospective impacts of climate change on financial stability rests on a detailed mapping of its disruptive potential, both over space and time. This requires first a careful linking of climate risk drivers, and their granular region-,…

UN’s new global framework for managing nature: 1st detailed draft agreement launched

(Terry Collins Assoc) The UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) Secretariat today released the first official draft of a new Global Biodiversity Framework to guide actions worldwide through 2030 to preserve and protect Nature and its essential services to people.

VOICES: The Roots of Climate Change – The Garden Island

Human-caused climate change started not only with burning fossil fuels but with our exploitation of the Earths’ soil. Indigenous societies, many with sophisticated agricultural systems structured around knowledge of environmental limits, were often violently displaced from their land or forced…

Global warming: Arctic’s ‘Last Ice Area’ shows signs of melting much earlier than anticipated; Check details here – The Financial Express

LIA is a key area that scientists were banking upon to support ice-dependent species when the nearby ice was melting away. (Image: Felix Linhardt/Kiel University) Climate change: The ‘Last Ice Area’, located in the Arctic’s Ice north of Greenland, has…

Politics

FINANCE: Former Wall Street executive leaves Biden climate team

Progressives raised alarms in March when news broke that Mark Gallogly, a private equity mogul, was joining the Biden administration’s climate fight. They said he had a history of “profiteering off of the climate crisis.”

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RESILIENCE: Climate grants meant for poor places went to rich states

A new federal climate mitigation program that targeted small, impoverished communities has fallen short of its equity goal and gave its largest single grant — $50 million — to a rich California city that is home to Facebook’s corporate headquarters.

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