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President Xi Goal is a Carbon Neutral China by 2060

Posted in Business, Science on 6th Oct, 2020
by Alex Muller

The changes would be gradual until 2035 and then they would speed up changes. The plan would need $15 trillion of investment.

13 Tech Solutions that can Help Restore Earth's Biodiversity.

Posted in Science on 7th Jul, 2020
by Alex Muller

Borrowing tissue engineering techniques, Vaughan has figured out how to regrow 100 years' worth of coral in under 2 years.

Ecosia is a search engine alternative that donates 80% of its profits to reforestation

Posted in Business, Online on 26th Jun, 2020
by Alex Muller

The unique selling point of Ecosia is that it donates at least 80% of its profits to reforestation projects, meaning that every search that is made on its website or app contributes in a small way to planting more trees.

Innovations to plant more trees and regrow forests

Posted in Reviews, Science on 15th Mar, 2020
by Alex Muller

According to the Committee on Climate Change, the government's statutory advisers on the climate crisis, the UK should have 1.5bn new trees by 2050 to meet the net zero carbon target, set in line with international scientific warnings on the climate crisis.

Robotic kayaks reveal glaciers are melting much faster underwater

Posted in Science on 30th Jan, 2020
by Alex Muller

Glaciers don’t just melt from the top, where they’re exposed to air, some are melting from the bottom, where seawater is lapping away at them. This type of melting can be hard to study.