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Meet the People Working to Accomplish the COP26 Agenda

Meet the People Working to Accomplish the COP26 Agenda

3 hours ago   |   Time

COP26 , shorthand for the 26th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, is in many ways as wonky as it sounds. For two weeks in...
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Vanessa Nakate Wants Climate Justice for Africa

Vanessa Nakate Wants Climate Justice for Africa

3 hours ago   |   Time

In October 2019, the Rotary Club of Bugolobi asked me to talk on the environment and climate change. I looked forward to the opportunity. It would be the first time as an...
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How One Activist Stopped Ghana From Building Its First Coal Power Plant

3 hours ago   |   Time

Coal is one of the dirtiest energy sources in use, and coal plants still generate 38% of the world's electricity. One strategy is to stop them from getting built in the first...
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There's Still One Part of the Paris Agreement That Hasn't Been Finalized. She Wants to Change That

3 hours ago   |   Time

Countries have long agreed that emissions could be cut faster by allowing carbon trading-where one nation or business pays for projects that reduce emissions in another...
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An Indigenous Rights Leader Is Trying to Rewrite Chile's Constitution to Put its Ecosystems First

An Indigenous Rights Leader Is Trying to Rewrite Chile's Constitution to Put its Ecosystems First

3 hours ago   |   Time

Alongside our thirst for fossil fuels, humans' destruction of nature has triggered the climate and ecological crises that now threaten our life on this planet. A major goal for...
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Barbados' Prime Minister Has a Message for Rich Countries

3 hours ago   |   Time

In the battle to slow down climate change, countries like Barbados are on the “front line,” says Prime Minister Mia Mottley. The island is threatened by rising sea levels and...
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Meet the Man Who Defines the Energy Markets-And Wants the World to Go Clean

3 hours ago   |   Time

As the head of the International Energy Agency, Fatih Birol oversees research on trends that define energy markets. When Birol speaks, energy companies and policymakers around...
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John Kerry Is Bringing America Back Into the Climate Fight

John Kerry Is Bringing America Back Into the Climate Fight

3 hours ago   |   Time

John Kerry can feel the heat. It's a sunny mid-July day in Naples, Italy, and we're sitting on the roof of his hotel overlooking the Mediterranean. As tourists on the other...
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America's Worst Right-Wingers

America's Worst Right-Wingers

1 day ago   |   The New Republic

Forty years ago, when the right wing was first ascendant in this country, the nation was introduced to some exotic characters the likes of whom most of us hadn't seen before...
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Tavi Gevinson Finds Comfort in Legal Pads, Canned Fish and Rumi

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Writing for magazines while acting in “Gossip Girl” and “Assassins” has the 25-year-old staying up too late and looking for ways to quiet her mind.
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Confusing things you never noticed while watching 'Hocus Pocus'

Confusing things you never noticed while watching 'Hocus Pocus'

Even the most loyal fans miss a few details here and there. Read more ...

30 years later: Remembering the 'Perfect Storm' of Oct. 1991

30 years later: Remembering the 'Perfect Storm' of Oct. 1991

The 1991 Perfect Storm was also known as the Halloween Nor'easter of 1991. Read more ...

Biden Unveils New Social Spending Proposal-Here's What Remains After $2...

Though still massive, the package falls incredibly short of the president's $3.5 trillion ambitions. Read more ...

Garland defends school violence memo against GOP criticism

WASHINGTON - Attorney General Merrick Garland defended a Justice Department memo aimed at combating threats and violence against teachers, administrators and other school... Read more ...

Watch: Train Cars Carrying Ethanol Tumble In Front Of Stopped Cars In...

Watch: Train Cars Carrying Ethanol Tumble In Front Of Stopped Cars In Southern Minnesota Town

MINNEAPOLIS - Officials in southern Minnesota say a train carrying ethanol derailed Wednesday afternoon, with about eight cars running off the tracks. The Martin County... Read more ...

Three things to know: Preseason title favorites Nets, Lakers continue to stumble

Also, the NBA's new foul rules are working perfectly. Read more ...

Rainy Saturday but Halloween night should clear up

Rainy Saturday but Halloween night should clear up

Kevin Skarupa has an early look at the weekend forecast. Read more ...

Jalen Hurts: Joe Flacco's mentorship meant a lot to me

The Eagles traded Joe Flacco to the Jets this week, meaning starting quarterback Jalen Hurts no longer has the veteran mentor he's relied on this season. Hurts said after the... Read more ...

Yoko Taro Foresees the End of Video Games As We Know Them

The mind behind iconic titles like Nier: Automata and Drakengard tells WIRED about his inspirations-and how AI plays a role in the future of game design. Read more ...

Biden releases slimmed-down $1.75 trillion spending framework, cutting...

President Joe Biden. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Joe Biden struck a $1.75 trillion deal with centrist holdouts Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema. It's far less than many Democrats... Read more ...