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Plastic-eating fungi found in Amazon may solve landfill problems

Plastic-eating fungi found in Amazon may solve landfill problems | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
Just when you thought that plastic waste was never going to break down in the environment, along comes Mother Nature to solve the problem.
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Rivers to be linked to ease drought under water company plans - Telegraph

Rivers to be linked to ease drought under water company plans  - Telegraph | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
Millions of gallons of water could be transferred to drought hit regions from rivers in wetter areas of the country under plans being drawn up by water companies to prevent future shortages.
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China irrigation system responsible for rising emissions, research shows

China irrigation system responsible for rising emissions, research shows | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
New study highlights energy and climate costs of watering crops in drought-plagued northern China (China irrigation system responsible for rising emissions, research shows http://t.co/3AFcQKjk via @guardian...)...
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Nuclear sites, sea-level rise and tsunamis

Nuclear sites, sea-level rise and tsunamis | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
Letters: Given that proposed new UK reactors will be located on coasts – predicted sea-level rise, shoreline erosion, coastal storms, floods, tidal surges and the evolution of 'nuclear islands' stand out as primary concerns (Letters: Nuclear sites,...
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Carbon emissions hit a new record

Carbon emissions hit a new record | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
Carbon emissions hit a new record (RT @bencubby: Here's the SMH wrap on the state of the #climate report, including tracing CO2 particles back to source.)...
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Sustainable Energy for All - Rio+20 The Future We Want

Sustainable Energy for All - Rio+20 The Future We Want | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
RT @UN: Why do we need #Rioplus20 conference? Sustainable energy transforms lives, economies & the planet.
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Earth Hour 2012 - in pictures

Earth Hour 2012 - in pictures | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
Landmarks across the world switched off their lights for one hour in a bid to highlight global climate change (RT @Earth_News: Earth Hour 2012 - in pictures http://t.co/C949p8dV @guardian...)...
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Providence strikes oil off Cork coast - RTÉ News

Providence strikes oil off Cork coast - RTÉ News | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
Exploration company Providence Resources has struck oil off the Irish coast.
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Some Himalayan glaciers are advancing rather than melting, study finds - Telegraph

Some Himalayan glaciers are advancing rather than melting, study finds - Telegraph | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
Researchers have discovered that contrary to popular belief half of the ice
flows in the Karakoram range of the mountains are actually growing rather
than shrinking.
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Europe's water 'under pressure'

Europe's water 'under pressure' | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
Continued inefficient use of water could threaten Europe's economy, productivity and ecosystems, a report warns.
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Can Dubai ever be sustainable?

Can Dubai ever be sustainable? | KS3 Sustainability | Scoop.it
There's a long way to go until the reality matches the rhetoric, but the steps to a greener city are underway, says Leon Kaye (Dont want 2 criticise Dubai, i love the City i am living in, its always space 4 improvement, 4 all cities in the world: ...
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