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7 Critical Environmental Concerns for 2021

The planet has gone through extreme environmental changes over the years. Some have been extremely detrimental to different species and their natural ecosystems. Here's a look at the top 7 environmental concerns of 2021

U.S. Rejoins the Paris Climate Agreement: What You Need to Know

President Biden recently signed an executive order putting back the United States back into the Paris Climate Agreement. What does the move mean for the environment, the U.S. and other countries around the world?

How “Sponge Cities” Are Helping to Curb Effects of Climate Change

Sponge cities are becoming the latest trend in urban design to help curb the effects of climate change. A sponge city is a city that's "designed to passively absorb, clean and use...
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Psychology of Green: What’s Driving the Green Initiative?

The surprising factors driving the green movement in tackling global warming. Plus, what more can we do to accelerate the shift to a greener, more sustainable living?
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How Farmers Can Reduce Their Environmental Impact

Climate change is altering the agriculture industry in ways we are just beginning to understand. Here's how farmers can reduce their environmental impact.
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A Greener Future After the Pandemic: How to Help Cities Go Green As they...

The COVID-19 pandemic is driving a lot of major changes in cities. Here’s how you can embrace these growing pains in your city, and use this time of growth and change to make your community more sustainable.
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How the Air is Getting Cleaner with People on Lockdown

Air quality in cities across the world has dramatically improved due to COVID-19 lock-down measures. Why does air quality matter and is this new state sustainable long term?
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Sea Levels Continue Rising as Antartic Ice Melts

Researchers have revealed that Antartica's ice sheet is melting at a rate that is raising sea levels by a half millimetre a year. Some 200 billion tons of ice from Antartica is melting annually, tripling the rate over the last 10 years.
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Great Barrier Reef Coral ‘Decimated’ by Recent Catastrophes

Data presented by the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) indicates that the Great Barrier Reef (GBR) has seen a significant decline in coral cover over its northern, central and southern reefs over the past 2 years.
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Carbon Dioxide Extraction Moves Towards Commercialisation

An updated analysis suggests the cost of extracting a tonne of CO2 from the atmosphere now ranges between US$94 and $232. 2011 analysis put the cost at $600 per tonne.

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