The News for Wednesday 20th of June 2018
"On June 23, 1988... James Hansen told [the U.S.] Congress and the world that global warming wasn’t approaching — it had already arrived... Thirty years later, it’s clear that Hansen and other doomsayers were right."
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"Sections of coral in the Pacific and the Caribbean are fighting back against the global threats that have decimated reefs worldwide... scientists are tentatively optimistic about what they can learn from these pockets of resistance."
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"Although countries have had two and a half years to put in place policies on the ground to help get them to their targets, few have done so. A ranking published... by the environmental group Climate Action Network shows this is the case even in Europe."
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