The News for Saturday 14th of July 2018
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"The nutritional value of fish and squid deteriorates during warm water events, a new study has revealed... the nutritional balance... was shown to be of a lower quality and contained less healthy oils..."
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"We find that the timing of glacier retreat coincides with the timing of increased ocean‐induced melting of the ice faces above average, which is driven by increases in ocean temperature and surface melt."
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"Japan risks more severe weather and must find ways to alleviate disasters, a government spokesman said on Thursday, as intense heat and water shortages raised fear of disease among survivors of last week’s floods and landslides."
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"President Laurent Fabius: "The figures are not good, the red alert is on. Current... plans are not enough, the world must triple its efforts and Europe needs to show the way. It needs a long-term strategy and must inform on its short-term choices""
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"All told, Australia boasts a renewable energy potential of 25,000 gigawatts, one of the highest in the world... Yet with a small population and few ways to store or export the energy, its renewable bounty is largely untapped."
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1st Picture: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland/Trócaire/350.org
3rd Picture:CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=191569
4th Picture:By Dan Smith - Own work, CC BY-SA 2.5, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=11751
6th Picture: STEVEN MORTON/FELLOW OF THE ROYAL PHOTOGRAPHIC SOCIETY