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>"Around the world, lawmakers and entrepreneurs are taking steps to tackle two of humanity’s most pressing problems: hunger and climate change."
>"Around the world, lawmakers and entrepreneurs are taking steps to tackle two of humanity’s most pressing problems: hunger and climate change."
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The agreement commits nations to work on a broad and legally binding treaty that would not only aim to improve recycling and clean up the world’s plastic waste, but would encompass curbs on plastics production itself. That could put _...Read More_
The agreement commits nations to work on a broad and legally binding treaty that would not only aim to improve recycling and clean up the world’s plastic waste, but would encompass curbs on plastics production itself. That could put _...Read More_
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>"En todo Taiwán, los camiones recolectores hacen sus labores mientras suenan melodías como “Para Elisa”, que se ha convertido en un llamado para que los vecinos recojan la basura y se reúnan con sus amigos."
>"En todo Taiwán, los camiones recolectores hacen sus labores mientras suenan melodías como “Para Elisa”, que se ha convertido en un llamado para que los vecinos recojan la basura y se reúnan con sus amigos."
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>"Plagued by plastic pollution, Senegal wants to replace pickers at the garbage dump with a formal recycling system that takes advantage of the new market for plastics."
>"Plagued by plastic pollution, Senegal wants to replace pickers at the garbage dump with a formal recycling system that takes advantage of the new market for plastics."
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More than 160 sprawling golf courses already dot the area around Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., a sunny hub for the sport that serves as a home base for the country’s professional league.
More than 160 sprawling golf courses already dot the area around Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., a sunny hub for the sport that serves as a home base for the country’s professional league.
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Poorer nations last month rejected more than 100 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines distributed by the global programme COVAX, mainly due to their rapid expiry date, according to UNICEF.
Poorer nations last month rejected more than 100 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines distributed by the global programme COVAX, mainly due to their rapid expiry date, according to UNICEF.
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>"Opinion | New research has brought to light a global plastic cycle that could haunt us for generations to come."
>"Opinion | New research has brought to light a global plastic cycle that could haunt us for generations to come."
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What do old televisions, street signs, motorbike helmets, windsurf boards, and Christmas trees have in common? They were all caught floating down Amsterdam's Westerdok canal -- by a curtain of bubbles.
What do old televisions, street signs, motorbike helmets, windsurf boards, and Christmas trees have in common? They were all caught floating down Amsterdam's Westerdok canal -- by a curtain of bubbles.
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>"Radioactive pollution left over from British nuclear tests in South Australia may steadily be _...Read More_
>"Radioactive pollution left over from British nuclear tests in South Australia may steadily be _...Read More_
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>"A massive underwater toxic waste site has long been suspected off the Southern California shore, since industrial companies used the ocean as a dumping ground until 1972. Now marine scientists have identified over 25,000 barrels they _...Read More_
>"A massive underwater toxic waste site has long been suspected off the Southern California shore, since industrial companies used the ocean as a dumping ground until 1972. Now marine scientists have identified over 25,000 barrels they _...Read More_
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"If you saw boxes of mouth-watering fresh produce displayed on rustic benches at a local British shop, you would never guess that the _...Read More_
"If you saw boxes of mouth-watering fresh produce displayed on rustic benches at a local British shop, you would never guess that the _...Read More_
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On an evening in August, 2008, Cindy Valent learned that her twenty-year-old son, Curt, was in the hospital. Valent, who was fifty-three, with frosted hair and a matter-of-fact manner, lived in Cecil, a small town in _...Read More_
On an evening in August, 2008, Cindy Valent learned that her twenty-year-old son, Curt, was in the hospital. Valent, who was fifty-three, with frosted hair and a matter-of-fact manner, lived in Cecil, a small town in _...Read More_
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Future humans will have a lot to deal with. This study is a useful document for quantifying the magnitude of our challenge. It is not a call to despair because despair by its very definition can accomplish nothing. In fact, this research is _...Read More_
Future humans will have a lot to deal with. This study is a useful document for quantifying the magnitude of our challenge. It is not a call to despair because despair by its very definition can accomplish nothing. In fact, this research is _...Read More_