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  • Article: 98% of Scotland's Electricity Demand Was Met by Wind Power in October
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    98% of Scotland's Electricity Demand Was Met by Wind Power in October

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Nov. 14, 2018

    Wind power exceeded national demand for 16 out of 31 days, analysis suggests. Read more

  • Article: Guatemala Is Using 'Bio-Fences' to Curb Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    Guatemala Is Using 'Bio-Fences' to Curb Plastic Pollution

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sophie Maes|Nov. 13, 2018

    The country is cleaning up a major river and involving communities in the process. Read more

  • Article: South African Communities Must Unite to Fight the Illegal Wildlife Trade, Warns University of Cape Town
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    South African Communities Must Unite to Fight the Illegal Wildlife Trade, Warns University of Cape Town

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 13, 2018

    “The world is dealing with an unprecedented spike in the illegal wildlife trade.” Read more

  • Article: Overwhelming Majority of 'Flushable' Wet Wipes Aren't Flushable at All
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    Overwhelming Majority of 'Flushable' Wet Wipes Aren't Flushable at All

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 13, 2018

    And it's doing serious harm to the sewers and the seas. Read more

  • Article: Colombia's Island Fishermen Dive Into Battle to Protect Coral Reefs
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    Colombia's Island Fishermen Dive Into Battle to Protect Coral Reefs

    Nov. 13, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Efforts to "garden" new coral — and save incomes — are paying off. Read more

  • Article: Fracking Protesters Just Superglued Themselves to a UK Government Building
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    Fracking Protesters Just Superglued Themselves to a UK Government Building

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 12, 2018

    “If we do not act now, we face extinction.” Read more

  • Article: 15 Photos of California's Wildfires That Show the Devastation of Climate Change
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    15 Photos of California's Wildfires That Show the Devastation of Climate Change

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 12, 2018

    The death toll has reached 31 and the fires are not yet fully contained. Read more

  • Article: 5 Marine Animals Will Go Extinct If We Don't Act Now
    Environment

    5 Marine Animals Will Go Extinct If We Don't Act Now

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 12, 2018

    From Narwhal whales to green sea turtles, countless marine animals are in trouble. Read more