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    Climate change biggest threat to natural World Heritage sites

    Agence France-Presse. Geneva | Updated at 07:51pm on December 02, 2020

    Climate change has become the biggest threat to UN-listed natural world heritage sites like glaciers and wetlands, and has pushed Australia's Great Barrier Reef into...

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    Australia maps invasive grass from space

    United News of Bangladesh / Xinhua . Canberra | Updated at 04:39pm on November 21, 2020

    Researchers from Australia’s national science agency have used satellites to map the spread of an invasive species of grass. The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research...

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    Global warming to continue no matter what we do: study

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:08pm on November 13, 2020

    Even if humanity stopped emitting greenhouse gases tomorrow, Earth will warm for centuries to come and oceans will rise by metres, according to a controversial...

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    Celebrities found earth squeezing like an orange

    Agence France-Presse . San Francisco | Updated at 10:30am on October 11, 2020

    Celebrities from filmmaker Ava DuVernay to Britain’s Prince William to the Pope himself issued powerful calls on Saturday calling for people to mobilise and unify...

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    UN chief calls for investment in renewable sources of energy

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 01:10pm on September 17, 2020

    United Nations secretary general Antonio Guterres has called for massive investment in cheaper and profitable renewable energy, saying that it is not only the ‘right...

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    Scientists find gas on Venus linked to life on Earth

    Agence France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 10:12am on September 15, 2020

    The atmosphere of Venus contains traces of phosphine gas -- which on Earth can be attributed to living organisms -- scientists said on Monday, in...

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    Firefly species face extinction for light, pesticides pollutions

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 03:10pm on February 04, 2020

    Fireflies are in deep trouble, with many species facing extinction due to habitat loss and exposure to pesticides, according to the first major review of...

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    Signs of life at ‘no-man’s land’ around Philippine volcano

    Agence France-Presse . Taal, Philippines | Updated at 06:11pm on January 21, 2020

    A desolate landscape of ash dunes and bare trees left by the eruption of the Philippines’ Taal volcano lay in contrast with a few signs...

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    Antarctica sea ice melting mysteriously at record low: study

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 03:00pm on July 02, 2019

    After mysteriously expanding for decades, Antarctica’s sea ice cover melted by an area four times greater than France in just a few years...

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    First ever black hole poses for photo session

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 11:01am on April 11, 2019

    Using a global network of telescopes to see ‘the unseeable,’ an international scientific team on Wednesday announced a milestone in astrophysics - the first-ever photo...

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