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Rain and heat extremes set to grow

23 February, 2018 – Millions of people in Asia and Europe can expect fiercer heat extremes, even if the world makes promised emissions cuts.

Bleaching hits coral reefs faster

16 January, 2018 – Coral reefs have always lived near the edge. Now, thanks to global warming, life there is five times more precarious.

US coal is on the up – for now

11 January, 2018 – Before his election President Trump promised a new age of US coal. But so far the industry’s gains look temporary, and its future remains bleak.

Carbon dioxide can make useable fuel

9 January, 2018 – With water, light and waste metal, you can turn greenhouse gases into rock. With light, you can turn water into hydrogen, a useable fuel.

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Shell’s green plan underwhelms critics

7 December, 2017 – Shareholder intervention has helped to produce Shell’s green plan, a way to cut the energy giant’s climate impact. But questions remain.

Bonn climate talks tread a fine line

18 November, 2017 – The Bonn climate talks end after two weeks of preparation for the crucial round next year to agree more stringent action.

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