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Investment agreements or vulture’s charters?

Global warming likely to exacerbate El Nino effects – study

Morning summary: Australia to face more extreme weather say researchers; Newspapers in Australia cast doubts on climate change; Illegal gold mining

Hempleman-Adams: “the Arctic is the canary in the mine”

Explorer first travelled to the Arctic in 1982. Back then, he says, there was more ice and the Inuits didn't need air conditioning

Australia should adopt ’25% emissions reduction target’

Report calls Australia's 5% target inadequate but government has refused further funding to increase this

Pacific Ocean may be ‘hiding’ global warming – scientists

Pacific is warming 'faster' than any time in past 10,000 years say Scientists, who say last 60 years have seen 0.18C rise

Russia warns UN of “eroding transparency” at climate talks

Senior official in Environment Department says 'sovereign rights' of countries must be respected at UN talks

Comment: Is the world’s fossil fuel ‘addiction’ an illusion?

Comment: Johan L. Kuylenstierna from the SEI argues the answers to cutting our reliance on oil and gas are surprisingly simple

To Boldly Go? Exploring Planetary Boundaries

Once upon a time we believed ‘the sky’s the limit’. Then we discovered ‘space, the final frontier’. Now we reach out ‘to infinity and beyond’.

Polish environmental groups urge Prime Minister to reject coal plant

Writing in Polish newspaper, NGOs say extension to Opole coal-fired power station will be economically unprofitable

Indigenous people key to combating rainforest destruction

Researchers say the people who live in some of the world's most fragile forests can establish how much carbon they contain as accurately as scienti


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