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Platypus' drying habitat makes them 'vulnerable' [Video]

Platypus' drying habitat makes them 'vulnerable'

Australian scientists pushed on Monday to list the platypus as a vulnerable species after a report showed the habitat of the semi-aquatic native mammal had shrunk more than a fifth in the last 30..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:12Published
Japan, Australia Agree in Principle to Security Agreement [Video]

Japan, Australia Agree in Principle to Security Agreement

TOKYO — Chinese state media lashed out against Japan and Australia last week over their "confrontational" new defense pact and said the two countries would "pay a corresponding price" if it threatens..

Credit: TomoNews US     Duration: 03:17Published
Biden seeks to reassure U.S. allies in Asia [Video]

Biden seeks to reassure U.S. allies in Asia

In their first calls with President-elect Joe Biden since the U.S. election, the leaders of Japan, South Korea and Australia reaffirmed their commitment to tackling climate change and regional..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:31Published
The Most Adorable Animals On Earth Are Dying Out--And It's Our Own Stupid Fault [Video]

The Most Adorable Animals On Earth Are Dying Out--And It's Our Own Stupid Fault

New research published in PLOS One shows the koala bear population is in decline--and it's because of humans. According to CNN, a number of human-driven stressors are depressing koalas' immune..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:40Published
The Great Barrier Reef Has Lost Half Its Coral Since the 1990s [Video]

The Great Barrier Reef Has Lost Half Its Coral Since the 1990s

The mass disappearance of coral reefs is just another sign that the planet’s ecosystem is crying out for help.

Credit: Travel & Leisure     Duration: 00:53Published
The Great Barrier Reef Has Lost 50% Of All Corals In Past 30 Years [Video]

The Great Barrier Reef Has Lost 50% Of All Corals In Past 30 Years

In the last 30 years, Australia's Great Barrier Reef has lost 50% of its coral populations. According to CNN, experts say climate change is a key driver of the reef disturbance. Researchers assessed..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:32Published
Ruby Rose Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions [Video]

Ruby Rose Answers the Web's Most Searched Questions

Ruby Rose answers the internet's most searched questions about herself. What is Ruby Rose's real name? What does Ruby eat? On what season did she start "Orange is the New Black"? Does she do her own..

Credit: WIRED     Duration: 12:55Published

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Report: Climate change damaging more World Heritage sites

GENEVA (AP) — Climate change is increasingly damaging the U.N.’s most cherished heritage sites, a leading conservation agency warned Wednesday, reporting that Australia’s Great Barrier Reef and.. - Published Also reported by •Denver Post

Clean technology investment puts copper demand on fast-forward

The copper market is staring down the barrel of supply deficits as soon as next year as investment in renewables continues to grow, according to broking house Jefferies. It says copper demand will..
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Realigning America’s Grand Strategy: Biden Will Have His Hands Full – Analysis

realigning america’s grand strategy: biden will have his hands full – analysis
Having set an ambitious agenda to reinvigorate US global leadership by pursuing a proactive grand strategy, US President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr., will, however, have to reckon with the legacy of..
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Confused about WA's spring weather? Here's what is happening and what to expect in summer

Records keep getting broken as unusual weather continues to roll out for Western Australia, which the Bureau of Meteorology says is being influenced by climate change.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

'Fire in the belly': Indigenous-led environment group powers up

The national director of Seed Mob, the first Indigenous-led environmental organisation in Australia, says it is a long-overdue initiative to place Aboriginal people at the centre of Australia’s..
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Foreign Ministers Meet To Discuss NATO’s Continued Adaptation And Global Security Challenges

foreign ministers meet to discuss nato’s continued adaptation and global security challenges
NATO Foreign Ministers will meet via secure video conference on Tuesday and Wednesday (1-2 December 2020) to discuss key issues for the Alliance. They include NATO’s continued adaptation, Russia’s..
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British Premier Plans For Post-Brexit ‘Global Britain’ – OpEd

british premier plans for post-brexit ‘global britain’ – oped
By Andrew Hammond* With the EU-UK Brexit talks finally coming to a head, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is planning a big year for UK foreign policy. Stung by criticism of his approach, he..
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Protesters barge into SCG holding 'No USD 1B Adani Loan' signs during IND-AUS 1st ODI

The first ODI between Australia and India on Friday suffered a brief disruption as a group of protesters invaded the pitch at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) holding placards saying 'No $1B Adani..
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EU-Australia Leaders Meet Via Video Conference, Discuss COVID, Climate And Trade

eu-australia leaders meet via video conference, discuss covid, climate and trade
Charles Michel, President of the European Council, and Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, held a leaders' meeting by video conference with Scott Morrison, Prime Minister of..
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Indians More Climate Conscious than Peers Across the World says IET Survey

New research from the *Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)* has shown that 96% of adults in India think that climate is changing, and that human activity is solely or partly..
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ASB: LESA 2020 Brings Together A Unique Blend of Captains of Industry, Government Leaders, and Intellectual Powerhouses

asb: lesa 2020 brings together a unique blend of captains of industry, government leaders, and intellectual powerhouses
Virtual conference attended by 8,000+ participants brings together a rare line-up of leaders from industry, government, and academia discussing how to navigate a post-pandemic world KUALA LUMPUR,..
PR Newswire Asia - Published

APF Canada Releases 2020 National Opinion Poll: Canadian Views on Asia

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 25, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As Canada adjusts to its new COVID-19 realities and grows in terms of population and global standing, Canadians are closely watching the..
GlobeNewswire - Published

Changes In Fire Activity Are Threatening More Than 4,400 Species Globally

changes in fire activity are threatening more than 4,400 species globally
Changes in fire activity are putting at risk more than 4,400 species across the globe, says a new paper led by the University of Melbourne, involving 27 international researchers. "Those species..
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New Evli Impact Forest Fund I aims to mitigate climate change by achieving positive carbon effects

EVLI BANK PLC PRESS RELEASE 24.11.2020 AT 9.00 (EET/EEST)Evli has launched the new Evli Impact Forest Fund I, which provides institutional investors and high net worth individuals access to the..
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Global Residential Air Purification Equipment Market Report 2020: COVID-19 Crisis Presents Opportunity for Residential Air Purification Systems

Dublin, Nov. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Residential Air Purification Equipment - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to *'s* offering. *COVID-19..
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Australia: Scientists push to list platypus as threatened

Numbers of the vulnerable duck-billed species, unique to Australia, have dropped by more than a fifth since 1990. Extreme droughts linked to climate change threaten the platypus' existence, scientists..
Deutsche Welle - Published

CGTN: China calls for more inclusive development in post-COVID world

BEIJING, Nov. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- With COVID-19 still causing widespread damage across the world, China on Saturday called for concerted efforts from major economies to promote more inclusive..
PR Newswire Asia - Published

Breaking The Ice On Melting And Freezing

breaking the ice on melting and freezing
Eric Hester has spent the last three years chasing icebergs. A mathematics graduate student at the University of Sydney in Australia, Hester and researchers at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in..
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Galaxy Magnesium and the Institute of Metal Research Unite Leaders of Global Industry in Historic Conference

galaxy magnesium and the institute of metal research unite leaders of global industry in historic conference
NEW YORK, Nov. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A global assembly of researchers, businesses and governments from more than ten countries are converging, in person and virtually, in Shenyang, China for the..
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Engineering a way out of climate change with genetically modified organisms

engineering a way out of climate change with genetically modified organisms
Nanjing, China (SPX) Nov 17, 2020 Climate change is a major global crisis. Despite international agreements to fight climate change, greenhouse gas emissions continue to increase and global..
Terra Daily - Published Also reported by •Energy Daily

UPM has applied for the listing of its first green bond to Euronext Dublin

UPM-Kymmene Corporation       Stock Exchange Release (Other information disclosed according to the rules of the Exchange)        18 November 2020 at 12:20 EET *UPM has applied for the..
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New book details the fascinating journey of one of Australia’s most significant and forthright conservation trailblazers

‘A Vanishing Kind: A Memoir of Dr John Wamsley in Conversations’ released ADELAIDE, Australia, Nov. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- John Wamsley and Stephen L Davey announce the release their first..
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Biden’s plan to combat climate change leaves coal-loving Australia an outlier

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External affairs minister concerned over situation in South China Sea

India on Saturday expressed concern over "actions and incidents" that "erode" trust in the South China Sea, and underlined the importance of adhering to international law, respecting territorial..
Mid-Day - Published

Australia At Crossroads With A Biden Presidency – OpEd

australia at crossroads with a biden presidency – oped
By Kalinga Seneviratne The government of Prime Minister Scott Morrison has been closely aligned with that of the US President Donald Trump on climate change and policy towards China. But, media..
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Prolonged wildfire seasons, more droughts from climate change, forecasts Australia

Australian wildfires this year razed more than 11 million hectares (37 million acres) of bushland across the southeast early and killed at least 33 people and billions of native animals.
Zee News - Published Also reported by •Japan Today

Climate change worsening Australia's extreme weather: scientists

climate change worsening australia's extreme weather: scientists
Sydney (AFP) Nov 13, 2020 Climate change is already buffeting Australia with extreme bushfires, droughts and cyclones, and the fossil-fuel reliant country should brace for worse to come, according..
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UPM issues its first green bond

(UPM, Helsinki, 13 November 2020 at 09:00 EET) – UPM issues a EUR 750 million Green Bond under its EMTN (Euro Medium Term Note) programme established on 5 November 2020. The bond matures in November..
GlobeNewswire - Published

Please Explain podcast: Why is climate policy so divisive in Australia?

In this episode, climate and environment editor Nick O'Malley is joined by climate and energy correspondent Mike Foley to discuss the political landscape around climate change.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Climate change: Latest report shows grim future for Australia

climate change: latest report shows grim future for australia
Australia is experiencing climate change now, and it's only going to get worse.According to a new, sobering report from the Bureau of Meteorology and CSIRO, the nation will be battered by more..
New Zealand Herald - Published

Climate change is already here: major scientific report

Australia is already experiencing global warming and the future holds more extreme fire seasons and “big weather” events.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Global Electric Vehicle Battery Market Outlook Report 2019-2020 & 2027 - Drivers, Constraints, Opportunities, Threats, Challenges, Investment Opportunities

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Virtual Power Plant Market to Hit $2.85 Billion by 2027; Heightening Demand for Reliable Power Supply to Create Numerous Opportunities in the Market: Fortune Business Insights™

Key Companies Covered in Virtual Power Plant Market Are International Business Machines Corporation (New York, US), Hitachi, Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan), Enbala Power Networks, Inc. (Canada and the US), Cisco..
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Australia, US centuries apart on net zero emissions goals

Prime Minister Scott Morrison discussed climate change with United States President-elect Joe Biden, but a net zero emissions deadline did not feature.
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