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Whales may play important but overlooked role in tackling climate crisis, researchers say |  CNN

Whales may play important but overlooked role in tackling climate crisis, researchers say | CNN

CNN — The largest whales in the world are more than just amazing creatures. Like the ocean, soil and forests, whales can help save humanity from the accelerating climate crisis by sequestering and storing carbon emissions that are warming the planet, researchers say. In a paper published Thursday in the journal Trends in Ecology & …

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Are important astronomical data hiding in plain sight?

Are important astronomical data hiding in plain sight?

Dr Vanessa Moss currently spends her days sleeping and her nights working on one of Australia’s most powerful radio telescopes – the Australian Square Kilometer Array Pathfinder (ASKAP) in Murchison, WA. The telescope, which when opened was able to map around three million galaxies in just 300 hours. Comparable surveys of the sky have taken …

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Parking lots are becoming as important as cars in climate change efforts

Parking lots are becoming as important as cars in climate change efforts

CGV | Visual Group China | Getty Images It’s not just cars that will experience the energy transition in the years to come. The parking lots where electric vehicles charge are the subject of increasing construction efforts linked to climate change and the reduction of carbon emissions. A law approved in France last month requires …

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People don't mate randomly, and that's important for genetic disease studies

People don’t mate randomly, and that’s important for genetic disease studies

The idea that correlation does not imply causation is a fundamental caveat in epidemiological research. A classic example involves a hypothetical link between ice cream sales and drownings – instead of increased ice cream consumption causing more people to drown, it is plausible that a third variable, summer weather, increases ice cream consumption. appetite for …

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Embrace what might be the most important green technology of all time. It Could Save Us All | George Monbiot

So what do we do now? After 27 summits and no effective action, it seems the real goal was to get us talking. If governments had taken the prevention of climate degradation seriously, there would have been no Cops 2-27. The main issues would have been resolved at COP1, as the ozone layer depletion crisis …

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