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  • Article: Nepal Bans Single-Use Plastics in Mount Everest Region
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    Nepal Bans Single-Use Plastics in Mount Everest Region

    By Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 22, 2019

    The ban is intended to address the growing trash problem on and around Mount Everest. Read more

  • Article: 7 Organizations You Can Support to Protect the Amazon Rainforest
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    7 Organizations You Can Support to Protect the Amazon Rainforest

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 22, 2019

    Losing the Amazon would imperil the United Nations' Global Goals. Read more

  • Article: 85% of British Adults Are Now Worried About Climate Change
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    85% of British Adults Are Now Worried About Climate Change

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 22, 2019

    It's the highest number since pollsters starting asking the question in 2005. Read more

  • Article: Fracking Paused Once Again in Lancashire After Drilling Provoked the Biggest Earthquake Yet
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    Fracking Paused Once Again in Lancashire After Drilling Provoked the Biggest Earthquake Yet

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 22, 2019

    Seismic activity was recorded with a magnitude of 1.55. Read more

  • Article: Wales Gets Its First Permanent Electric Bus — With Dozens More On the Way
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    Wales Gets Its First Permanent Electric Bus — With Dozens More On the Way

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 21, 2019

    The bus sets off on its route around Newport this week. Read more

  • Article: Thailand’s Beloved Baby Dugong Dies After Eating Plastic
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    Thailand’s Beloved Baby Dugong Dies After Eating Plastic

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Madeleine Keck|Aug. 20, 2019

    The young dugong was rescued last April and had been regarded as a symbol of ocean conservation. Read more

  • Article: UK Water Companies Vow to Plant 11 Million Trees to Go Carbon-Neutral
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    UK Water Companies Vow to Plant 11 Million Trees to Go Carbon-Neutral

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 19, 2019

    They want to protect the country’s bodies of water. Read more

  • Article: Plants Around the World Are Struggling to Grow as Atmosphere Dries Up
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    Plants Around the World Are Struggling to Grow as Atmosphere Dries Up

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 16, 2019

    This trend will only worsen. Read more