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Canadian teen tells UN to 'warrior up,' give water same protections as people | CBC News
Autumn Peltier, a 13-year-old from Manitoulin Island on Georgian Bay, delivered a strong message to the United Nations General Assembly that the world needs to stop polluting its water.
Heat and carbon turn plastic waste into jet fuel
Commonly used to make a wide variety of items, low-density polyethylene can be recycled into new plastic, but there's much more waste than recycling facilities can currently handle. With that in mind, scientists have now devised a method of converting the material into something else – jet fuel.
Climate change: Current warming 'unparalleled' in 2,000 years
The speed and extent of global warming exceeds any similar event in the past two millennia, researchers say.
Climate change: Global sea level rise could be bigger than expected
Researchers say sea levels may rise by 2m by the end of this century, double current predictions.