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Growing climate anxiety poses significant threat to individuals and society

The world’s climate is changing in every region and across the whole climate system, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Working Group confirmed in its report Climate Change 2021: the Physical Science Basis in August 2021. [1] Described by the United Nations secretary general António Guterres as a “code red for humanity,” the report’s alarm bells were “deafeningly loud,” […]

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Weedkiller chemical (glyphosate) safety standards need urgent review

March 23, 2017 – Emerging evidence suggests that the safety standards for glyphosate—a chemical widely used in common weed-killers—may be failing to protect public and environmental health, suggest experts in an essay published in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health. The standards are based on out of date science, say the researchers, and may […]