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Tropical cyclones have decreased alongside human-caused global warming, but don't celebrate yet   
June 29, 2022
Source: Phys.org - The annual number of tropical cyclones forming globally decreased by about 13% during the 20th century compared to the 19th, according to research published today in Nature Climate Change.
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How climate change is affecting extreme weather events around the world: new study   
June 28, 2022
Source: Phys.org - Attribution science has led to major advances in linking the impacts of extreme weather and human-induced climate change, but large gaps in the published research still conceal the full extent of climate change damage,
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The moral imperative for economic growth for sustainability   
June 28, 2022
Source: Datacenter Dynamics - There is much talk about the moral obligation of protecting our planet amidst the climate crisis - particularly in light of the recent United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report that climate...
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IFAC calls for integrated mindset to drive sustainability   
June 28, 2022
Source: Accounting Today - with the Climate Disclosure Standards Board, under the auspices of the International Financial Reporting Standards Foundation (see story). IFAC argues that an integrated mindset will improve the quality of sustainability...
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Every heatwave ‘more intense and more likely’ because of climate change   
June 28, 2022
Source: YAHOO!News - Scientists have conducted a review of the changes to extreme weather events and their impact around the world.
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Climate tech firm to launch scaled-up plant sucking CO2 from air   
June 28, 2022
Source: Reuters on MSN.com - Construction is due to begin on Wednesday on what could become the world's biggest plant to capture carbon dioxide from the air and deposit it underground, the company behind the nascent green technology said.
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Higher Carbon Prices Are Coming — A Good Thing For Climate-Conscious Countries And Companies   
June 28, 2022
Source: Forbes - If carbon prices are high enough, corporate behavior will change and decarbonization would go into fifth gear. That's good for all, especially low-lying nations hit by the effects of climate change.
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The pandemic showed us how interconnected we are. Will our climate response reflect that'   
June 27, 2022
Source: The Arizona Republic - More than 2,000 years ago, somewhere near the Mediterranean Sea, a mathematician named Eratosthenes used a shadow cast at noon on the equinox to calculate the circumference of the Earth.
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BioMar commits to most ambitious pathway toward net-zero   
June 27, 2022
Source: efeedlink.com - BioMar announced its commitment to a '1.5°C' pathway for reducing carbon emissions in its recently launched Integrated Sustainability Report. The company said it is the first global aquafeed supplier to adopt the 1.
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Vietnam halts scuba diving off popular island to protect coral   
June 27, 2022
Source: SHINE - Vietnam has banned swimming and scuba diving at a popular central tourist spot in an attempt to revive its damaged coral reef, officials said Monday. The country boasts more than 3,200 kilometres of coastline with crystal clear...
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