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    Melting Arctic ice exposing animals to deadly viruses: Study

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:01pm on November 08, 2019

    The decline in Arctic sea ice sparked by global warming is already forcing animals, including the polar bear, to adapt or die — but now...

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    European asset companies concerned over climate than US companies

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 02:43pm on November 04, 2019

    European asset managers are more likely to seek to hold companies to account over global warming than their United States counterparts, British-based pressure group ShareAction...

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    Donors pledge nearly $10b for UN climate fund

    Agence-France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:15am on October 27, 2019

    Developed countries on Friday pledged nearly $10 billion for the UN’s flagship climate change fund, offsetting the impact of US president Donald Trump’s decision to...

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    Global warming overtakes nuclear war concern: Juan Santos

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 03:16pm on October 22, 2019

    The threat of climate change has overtaken the prospect of nuclear war as the most pressing concern facing humanity, a former Colombian president and Nobel...

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    Climate change could turn oceans from friend to foe

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:17am on September 21, 2019

    Global warming and pollution caused by humanity’s carbon-heavy footprint are ravaging Earth’s oceans and icy regions in ways that could unleash misery on a global...

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    UN flags need to cut meat to curb land use impact on global warming

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:04am on August 09, 2019

    Global meat consumption must fall to curb global warming, reduce growing strains on land and water and improve food security, health and biodiversity, a United...

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    Europe braces for peak of record heatwave

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 03:31pm on June 27, 2019

    Europeans braced Thursday for the expected peak of a sweltering heatwave that has sent temperatures soaring above 40 degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit), with schools in...

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    Pope backs carbon pricing to stem global warming

    Reuters . Vatican City | Updated at 01:50am on June 15, 2019

    Pope Francis said on Friday that carbon pricing is ‘essential’ to stem global warming - his clearest statement yet in support of penalising polluters -...

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    Bangladesh invaded by invasive alien pests, plant diseases

    Emran Hossain | Updated at 12:36am on April 09, 2019

    Steady rise in invasions by alien pests and outbreak of new plant diseases induced by global warming over the last two decades made the researchers...

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    Two-thirds of Himalayan glaciers could melt: Study

    Agence France-Presse . Kathmandu | Updated at 07:07pm on February 04, 2019

    Two-thirds of Himalayan glaciers, the world’s ‘Third Pole’, could melt by 2100 if global emissions are not reduced, scientists warned in a major new study...