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Ecologists argue more wildfires should be left to burn

82974534-7c24-41fc-8e8b-3d75fdbd12dc<p>Ecologists argue more wildfires should be left to …

North Korea

A scientist just destroyed the conservative myth that inequality is necessary for economic motivation

A world where a few people have most of the wealth motivates others who are poor to strive to earn more. And when they do, they’ll invest in …

New York Times Posts Major Federal Climate Change Report Before Trump and Pruitt Can Cook the Books [Updated]

On Monday, the <i>New York Times</i> published a copy of the special science section of the draft 2018 National Climate Assessment, which federal climate …

14 CEOs on the Most Valuable Job Skill Right Now

Advice for standing out at your current gig or getting a new one<p>There’s no shortage of career advice out there and everyone from your favorite self …

Independent review of rising energy bills launched

• <b>Video report by ITV News Correspondent Helena Carter</b><p>An independent review into the cost of energy has been launched by the government amid concerns …

The eco guide to microplastics

Seafood eaters consume up to 11,000 tiny pieces of plastic a year. Scary, isn’t it?<p>I’m officially declaring this the Summer of Plastic. With the rising tide of plastic waste – 38.5 million plastic bottles a day in the UK alone and production set to quadruple by 2050 – the plastic pollution crisis …

Pollution

Billions lost in nuclear power projects, with more bills due

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A decade ago, utilities were persuading politicians around the country to let them spend big to go nuclear.<p>Expanding nuclear …

Energy

How Climate Change Could Affect Your Summer Travel Plans

Hot weather has forced dozens of commercial flights to be canceled at airports in the Southwest this summer. This flight-disrupting heat is a warning …

How can we create a better life for everyone?

Why is equality still so elusive, while inequality is seen as normal and almost inevitable? We interview the sharpest economic minds in the world, as …

Government launches review to cut long-term energy costs | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - The government launched a review on how best to reduce long-term energy bills for households and business on Sunday, prompted in part by concern that high electricity costs could damage industrial competitiveness.<p>Electricity pylons are seen in London, Britain August 1, 2017. …

Environmentalism

Planet Has Just 5 Percent Chance to Reach Paris Goal

<i>By Oliver Milman, The Guardian</i>There is only a 5 percent chance that the Earth will avoid warming by at least 2°C come the end of the century, …

Climate Change