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Looking for a book to read over the holiday season? Only one out of five books recommended for you by a range of business leaders are traditional business-oriented or self-improvement books. From a biography
• Author: Adam Rutherford “Nothing less than a tour de force—a heady amalgam of science, history, a little bit of anthropology and plenty of nuanced, captivating storytelling.”—The New York Times Book
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans are consuming less coal in 2018 than at any time since Jimmy Carter’s presidency, a federal report said Tuesday, as cheap natural gas and other rival sources of energy frustrate
Another sign that zero-carbon energy is going viral. The energy world got some big news earlier this month: Xcel Energy, one of the biggest utilities in the US, committed to going completely carbon-free
Sir David Attenborough has warned that climate change is the greatest threat to humanity and could lead to the collapse of civilisations. The stark message was issued to world leaders at United Nations
Renewable energy is coming of age in India. In a clear sign of their technological evolution, clean energy techniques have gained a cost advantage over coal-fired plants. Up to 62% of India’s existing
• Author: Steve Brusatte "THE ULTIMATE DINOSAUR BIOGRAPHY," hails Scientific American: A thrilling new history of the age of dinosaurs, from one of our finest young scientists. Now a New York Times bestseller!