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10 atomic bombs of heat is absorbed by the oceans every second

The world's oceans absorbed 20 sextillion joules of heat due to climate change in 2020 and warmed to record levels, a new study has found. This is equivalent to the energy from 10 Hiroshima …

10 Shocking Deforestation Facts in Australia

Australia can be said to be home to more than a few of the most magnificent and unique nature found on the planet. The country has large grasslands and savannahs, endangered gum forests, diverse woodl…

Macro scale retrofitting unused spaces can help South African cities adapt to climate change

When it comes to climate change, there are 2 approaches, either adapting to it or slowing it down. The latter concentrates on lowering greenhouse emissions while absorbing more carbon. The first conce…

NASA has released shocking satellite photos showing the extent to which climate change is transforming the planet

The series of photos released by NASA has been dubbed the “Images of Change”. The photos are images taken from space to highlight how changes to the earth have been influenced by a combination of fire…

ECB Governor Christine Lagarde expected to make ECB a climate change pioneer

A study has shown that Christine Lagarde could transform the European Central Bank into a pioneer in the fight against climate change. She aims to do this by reducing the purchase of bonds issued by f…

New Year Good News: Over 100 countries commit to climate action by restoring 1 billion hectares of land

The Climate Ambition Summit in December marked the 5th anniversary of the Paris Agreement. World leaders have been meeting online and have been asked to show more ambitious and stronger commitments wh…

Ford, Cruz, Roberts, Witherspoon, Neeson come together: Nature is Speaking

Paying.Green® is paying tribute to Conservation International’s efforts throughout the last 30 years and is sharing some of their timeless, inspiring, powerful, beautiful and thoughtful ‘Nature Speaki…

Drumroll. Latest Climate Change Performance Index: How your country is really doing

According to the NewClimate Institution and Germanwatch, no nation has of yet being able to achieve the Paris Agreement goals. The anticipated CCPI.org report shows the Climate Mitigation Efforts …

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Lowering Methane Emissions Is The Fastest Way To Slow Global Heating- UN Report

The new UN report discovered that methane emissions can be halved by 2030 with existing technology and at a reasonable cost. A large proportion of the actions involved will actually make money

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Increasing Climate Change Promises are Moving the Needle

Recent and increasing promises concerning climate change made by major countries could bring the earth a fraction closer to the possibility of a more stable climate.

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Shocking results for nature’s climate change resilience – Retracing a century old wild life survey

When Berkely researchers following in the steps of Joseph Grinnell, a biologist who over a century ago developed a pioneering survey of California’s wildlife, began sampling birds and small mammals in the Mojave Desert, they expected the harsh conditions would magnify population changes driven by the climate crisis. “We knew …

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Tech billionaires’ Ironman approach to climate change vs. planting trees

3 of the 5 richest individuals in the world, are all aiming to create new technologies which can lower the world’s carbon emissions and fight climate change. What are the options?

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World First Net Zero Company Benchmark of the World’s Largest Corporate Emitters

Climate Action 100+, a $54 trillion investor coalition, released a report that evaluated several companies’ climate change performance.

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74% of Economists Says Net Zero Actions are Economically Desirable

The majority of the international climate economists polled in February stated they had become increasingly concerned about climate change over the past 5 years

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Climate science is undermined by toxic social media: Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences / Nobel Prize Summit

Every 8 days, we create the equivalent of a city the size of New York. Toxic social media undermines climate science and see to have you believe something else according to background paper to the upcoming Nobel Summit ‘Our Planet, Our Future’.

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‘Default Effect’ Sees Significant Green Energy Switch

Energy companies discover unexpected consumer behaviour result which could have a significant impact on global CO2 emissions.

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Poor Nutrition in Children Linked to Climate Change; First-of-its-kind Study

A first-of-its-kind, international study of 107,000 children finds that higher temperatures are an equal or greater contributor to child malnutrition and low quality diets than the traditional culprits of poverty, inadequate sanitation, and poor education.

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