Robert Hunziker

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    Religion meets climate change

    by Robert Hunziker | Updated at 12:00am on December 30, 2020

    GLOBAL warming is the biggest challenge of all time. It impacts every living species. However, the inherent dangers are very difficult to comprehend, as such,...

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    Large-scale permafrost thawing

    Robert Hunziker | Updated at 12:21am on October 26, 2020

    TWENTY-five per cent of the northern hemisphere is permafrost. By all appearances, it is melting well beyond natural background rates, in fact, substantially! Making matters...

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    Boundless dying trees

    by Robert Hunziker | Updated at 12:00am on October 02, 2020

    GLOBAL warming is ravaging forests throughout the world. ‘New studies show drought and heat waves will cause massive die-offs, killing most trees alive today.’ According...

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    The dying planet report 2020

    by Robert Hunziker | Updated at 12:00am on September 26, 2020

    THE World Wildlife Foundation, in collaboration with the Zoological Society of London, recently issued an eye-popping description of the forces of humanity versus life in...

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    Amazon onslaught

    Robert Hunziker | Updated at 12:00am on February 17, 2020

    THIS month Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro proposed a new bill promoting mining, expanded agriculture and energy production on indigenous lands in the Amazon. Accordingly, private...

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    The Amazon at a tipping point

    Robert Hunziker | Updated at 12:00am on December 25, 2019

    THE Amazon rainforest is a crucial life-support ecosystem. Without its wondrous strength and power to generate hydrologic systems across the sky (as far north as...