Climate Change

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Here’s how carbon offsetting could help make your holiday a little bit kinder to the environment

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Lauren Geall
  • Books about climate change and the environment
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    These 9 books will help you to combat your eco-anxiety

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    Long Reads

    Teen girls around the world explain why they are demanding action on climate change

  • Iceland's glacier funeral
    Life

    Iceland’s glacier funeral is yet another damning reminder of the impact of climate change

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“Why are women taking on the burden of saving the planet?”

Startling statistics suggest an eco gender gap is threatening our chances of a sustainable future.

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Christobel Hastings
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The Big Green Bookshop and Melissa Harrison are crowdfunding to raise money to send copies of Greta Thunberg's book to schools.
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Here’s how you can ensure Greta Thunberg’s message reaches young minds

Support this crowdfunder to get Thunberg's book to young people.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Life

Plastic is literally falling from the sky in the Arctic

As if you needed another reason to stop buying single-use products.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

This man’s tweet about Greta Thunberg being involved in a “freak yachting accident” is no “joke”

She is heading to the UN Summit in New York.

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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The university beef burger ban is a “defining moment” in the climate crisis fight

Activist Professor Frances Corner has big plans for Goldsmiths.

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Life

9 of the best eco-friendly reusable water bottles to show off at the gym

Hydrate in style.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Here’s how gender stereotypes are harming the planet

As if gender stereotypes weren’t bad enough already.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

How the 5p plastic bag charge is making a real impact in our fight against climate change

Taking your favourite tote bag to the supermarket is well worth it.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

What is Kamala Harris’ stance on the issues that matter to women?

The presidential hopeful is campaigning for election in 2020. These are her most important policies.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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People

Greta Thunberg penned a powerful message about climate change for The 1975’s new album

Music and lyrics with an environmental twist.

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

This is what London would look like if bees became extinct

And it's not pretty

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Megan Murray
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Trish Hall
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Why you should stop listening to your friends’ opinions, and speak to strangers instead

Think you know how you feel about Brexit, Trump and climate change? Think again...

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People

Greta Thunberg just challenged Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on America’s “climate denialism”

The two leaders had a frank but warm conversation.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Boots just did a high-street first to help tackle the climate change crisis

It will remove over 900 tonnes of plastic waste from their operations.

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Hollie Richardson
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Long Reads

“I’ve stopped pretending that climate crisis doesn’t affect me – and you should, too”

Will this picture of a polar bear stranded in Siberia finally urge us to act on climate change?

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Eleanor Flowers
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Lucy Mangan is fed up of negative sneerers

“It’s such a failure of empathy and imagination to sneer at small gestures. Our lives are made up of small gestures”

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Lucy Mangan
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People

David Attenborough responds to student’s dissertation in the sweetest way

Our suspicions have been confirmed: David Attenborough is brilliant.

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Danai Dana
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Life

5 practical things you can do to fight climate change without totally overhauling your life

Here’s how you can help

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Almara Abgarian
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US students accuse school authorities of silencing them on climate change

Valedictorians were going to include a text from the Class of 0000 movement in their graduation ceremony speeches, but were told they're not allowed to.

Greta Thunberg
People

As environmental concern reaches an all-time high, Greta Thunberg is giving us hope

Good news: there are plenty of ways to tackle climate change on the daily

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Christobel Hastings
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