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Climate Options: Seawalls, Flooding or Emissions Cuts?

[By Hannah Cloke] Climate change, it’s fair to say, is complicated. And it’s big. One of the main challenges of res...

Searching for the Birthplace of Sharks

[By Hannah Verkamp] If you have a toddler, or if you encountered one in the last year, you’ve almost certainly experience...

Climate Change is Making Severe Drought More Common in Australia

[By Nicky Wright, Bethany Ellis and Prof. Nerilie Abram] Weather-wise, 2019 was a crazy way to end a decade. Fires spread...

Op-Ed: COVID-19 Reveals the Risks of the Just-in-Time Supply Chain

[By Evan Fraser] Toilet paper shortages, profiteering from hand sanitizer and empty shelves in supermarkets....

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