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  • Article: One of the Worst Oil Spills in History Is Getting Worse
    Environment

    One of the Worst Oil Spills in History Is Getting Worse

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 17, 2018

    And there’s little chance that it will be cleaned up. Read more

  • Article: The UK Will Miss Legally-Binding Climate Targets Without Urgent Action, Advisors Warn
    Environment

    The UK Will Miss Legally-Binding Climate Targets Without Urgent Action, Advisors Warn

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 17, 2018

    And we would miss them by a “significant margin.” Read more

  • Article: Turkish Trash Collectors Built a Library of Discarded Books
    Education

    Turkish Trash Collectors Built a Library of Discarded Books

    By David Brand|Jan. 17, 2018

    The shelves are filled with books rescued from the refuse pile. Read more

  • Article: These Adidas Sneakers Double As Tickets To Berlin’s Public Transit System
    Environment

    These Adidas Sneakers Double As Tickets To Berlin’s Public Transit System

    By Andrew McMaster|Jan. 17, 2018

    Make public transportation cool again. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Putting Women at the Heart of International Peace Work
    Girls & Women

    The UK Is Putting Women at the Heart of International Peace Work

    Jan. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Evidence shows peace agreements are more likely to last when women are involved. Read more

  • Article: Fishing Companies Are Trying to Hide How Penguins Are Showing Up Dead in Their Nets
    Environment

    Fishing Companies Are Trying to Hide How Penguins Are Showing Up Dead in Their Nets

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 17, 2018

    Governments are reckoning with the staggering scale of bycatch. Read more

  • Article: Matt Damon’s Powerful Super Bowl Ad Taps Into the Need for Clean Water Worldwide
    Water & Sanitation

    Matt Damon’s Powerful Super Bowl Ad Taps Into the Need for Clean Water Worldwide

    By David Brand|Jan. 17, 2018

    His organization has partnered with a major beer company to fund clean water projects. Read more

  • Article: Measles Outbreak Sweeps Across UK, Public Health England Warns
    Health

    Measles Outbreak Sweeps Across UK, Public Health England Warns

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 17, 2018

    There are more than 120 confirmed cases — months after the disease was announced to be eliminated. Read more