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April-June 2022 (ONE)

In this number the following articles are present:

What the latest science says about Antarctica and sea-level rise (Yale Climate Connections)

As the Earth’s climate warms, sea levels are rising, threatening to swallow coastlines and flood low-lying cities. Scientists are working to understand how much and...

Green Fuels for Several Types of Engines (ONE Team)

Roads and road vehicles are everywhere, but reliable grid electricity is not. So, however appealing all·electric cars may be, they aren’t for everywhere, nor for...

Mining companies seek to expand into Brazil’s indigenous territories (Dialogo Chino)

The search for new mining areas is expanding into Brazil’s indigenous territories, amid rising mineral revenues and exports, as well as incentives from Jair Bolsonaro’s...

Why the Chemical Industry Is an Overlooked Climate Foe — and What to Do About It (The Revelator)

Climate change is quickly evolving into climate catastrophe, and there’s a narrow window of time to do something about it. While the world works on...

Are microbes the future of recycling? It’s complicated (Undark)

Since the first factories began manufacturing polyester from petroleum in the 1950s, humans have produced an estimated 9.1 billion tons of plastic. Of the waste...

The Original Sin of American wilderness (ONE Team)

The Good… The Bad… And the Ugly. A good analysis of American wilderness includes all three of these categories. Wilderness is defined in the Merriam-Webster...

The untapped power of nuclear fusion (Alice Masili (ONE team))

Two nuclear power stations in Ukraine were among the first Russian targets. Putin’s troops attacked and seized control of the Chernobyl and Zaporizhzhia plants. This...

Zhangjiakou’s next gold medal (ONE Team)

Zhangjiakou is a medium-sized city located in northwest Hebei Province, 164km away from Beijing. The region’s biomass power generation capacity is small, around 65 MW...

Raw War (ONE Editor)

Let’s forget propaganda for a minute. Russia invaded Ukraine on 24 February. Fact. On the same day, Putin’s army seized control of the ghost Chernobyl...