Archive for November 5th, 2017:


A year after the epic Planet Earth II, Sir David Attenborough is returning to our screens with a follow-up to 2001′s Blue Planet. No spoilers, but we’ve seen the first episode and as sequels go we can confirm it’s better than Sex And The City 2. We’ve also been to the press conference and spoken

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Carbon case history

Image copyright Getty Images Climate change has been described as one of the biggest problems faced by humankind. Carbon dioxide is is the primary driver of global warming. Prof Joanna Haigh from Imperial College London explains why this gas has played a crucial role in shaping the Earth’s climate. Carbon dioxide (CO2) has been present

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Anger over Trump support for coal at UN climate talks

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Representatives of US coal companies are due to present at this year’s climate talks Plans by the Trump administration to promote coal as a solution to climate change at a major UN meeting have angered environmentalists. An adviser to the president is expected to take part in a pro-coal

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