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April-June 2019 (ONE)

In this number the following articles are present:

Australian Judge Strikes Down Coal Mine in Part Because of Its Carbon Emissions (Juan Cole)

In what is likely to be the first of many such rulings, an Australian court has ruled against a coal mine in part on grounds...

If you want to know about the health of ecosystems, a good place to start is with Ants (ONE)

The ghost ant is aptly named. All six of its legs, not to mention the ant’s antennae and abdomen, sport a spectral yellow — a...

Water: underground source for billions could take more than a century to respond fully to climate change (The Conversation)

Groundwater is the biggest store of accessible freshwater in the world, providing billions of people with water for drinking and crop irrigation. That’s all despite...

Nuclear power – breakthrough technology or eternal promise? (Alice Masili (ONE team))

A new-wave nuclear power that could cut down carbon emissions, according to Microsoft founder Bill Gates, is one of the 10 Breakthrough Technologies that will...

Generations arm wrestling for climate (Toby Lockwood (ONE Team))

In February, school students across the UK joined a growing international movement of school ‘climate strikes’, which has seen children skip their Friday lessons to...

The Green New Deal as a catalyst for smoothing out social inequality (Jez Abbott (ONE team))

Humanity has a decade to reduce carbon emissions or face climate change devastation, reckons the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. The United Nations’ group is...

Alternatives to standard grass lawns (ONE Team)

Many people are surprised to learn that current lawn practices wreak havoc on the environment. Chemical fertilizers, pesticides, watering, and lawn equipment such as lawn...