Part of the video message was shared to the organisation's Twitter page, with the caption reading: 'In this powerful video message, issued as part of the first RHS Virtual Chelsea Flower Show, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales warns of the critical need to tackle the current 'plant health crisis' that threatens our plants, wildlife and natural landscape.' … [Read more...] about Prince Charles says lockdown has highlighted the ‘critical role’ plants play in health and wellbeing in video message for the first virtual Chelsea Flower Show
Why is climate change so important
But in the wake of this terrible election, much of my hope has rested not on what could or should happen, and not what the historical record tells us has happened, but what is happening now. There is another America rising and taking action, and it is beautiful. I’m thinking of the many stories of people standing up for the vulnerable, directly when they intervene in confrontations with haters. Or indirectly, as with the young woman I know who co-organised the creation of Neveragain.tech, a public oath people working in tech can take to refuse to create Muslim registries, turn over people’s private data, or otherwise cooperate with state persecution. … [Read more...] about Another, more beautiful America is rising. Trump will be resisted
As part of this partnership, National Geographic have also curated wealth of relevant articles, galleries and videos on NationalGeographic.com to continue to educate readers about the beauty of our world and the importance of our place within it. … [Read more...] about Prince Harry to guest edit National Geographic’s Instagram account
'If you look at the IPCC 1.5C, there are big challenges ahead to keep those targets, and our study suggests it's even harder because we close the window for those lower pathways.' … [Read more...] about Earth’s oceans ‘soak up 60% more heat than thought’ and it could mean the planet is warming FASTER than scientists predicted
The Trump administration’s arms control policy has been stuck for nearly three years on its insistence that China be involved in any new treaty. Beijing has so far refused to be drawn into negotiations which it believes are the responsibility of the US and Russia, who together possess more than 90% of the world’s stockpile of nearly 14,000 warheads. The Federation of American Scientists estimates China has 320 warheads, which are stockpiled, not deployed. … [Read more...] about Fumbling the nuclear football: is Trump blundering to arms control chaos?