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Change to fluorescent bulbs
If every house in the UK changed all of the light bulbs in their house, that would be equivalent to taking one million cars off the road.

Say goodbye to single-use plastics

There could soon be more plastic than fish in our seas

Published on the Portsmouth News website on the 3rd May 2017

Story by Dr. Sue Kinsey from the Marine Conservation Society


WITH more plastic than fish in our seas a possibility by 2050 according to some predictions, our reliance on plastic […]

Record-breaking climate change pushes world into ‘uncharted territory’

Earth is a planet in upheaval, say scientists, as the World Meteorological Organisation publishes analysis of recent heat highs and ice lows

A boat lies in the dry Cedro reservoir in Quixadá, Brazil. Climate change increases the risk of extreme weather events like drought. Photograph: Evaristo Sa/AFP/Getty Images

Published on The Guardian website […]

Arctic heatwave could break records

Published on the BBC News website on the 24th December 2016

Story by Victoria Gill Science reporter, BBC News

University of Maine / Temperatures on Christmas Eve at the North Pole could reach close to freezing on Christmas Eve 2016

Temperatures at the North Pole could be up to 20 degrees higher […]