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UK announced as ‘world leader’ for vegan food launches

UK announced as ‘world leader’ for vegan food launches

The UK is officially the world leader for vegan food launches, according to data from market expert Mintel.  When it comes to plant-based eating, Germany […]

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UK Parliament declares 'climate emergency'

UK Parliament declares ‘climate emergency’

Lawmakers in the UK Parliament have declared “an environment and climate emergency,” making it the first country in the world to do so, according to […]

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New Zealand Wants to Plant 1 Billion Trees to Fight Climate Change

New Zealand Wants to Plant 1 Billion Trees to Fight Climate Change

New Zealand is getting closer to finalising a plan to plant 1 billion trees, according to Stuff. The government allocated an additional $240 million to the […]

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Ecuador Amazon tribe win first victory against oil companies

Ecuador’s Waorani indigenous tribe won their first victory against big oil companies in a ruling that blocks the companies’ entry onto ancestral Amazonian lands for […]

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Jane Goodall Calls for Billions of People To 'Make Ethical Choices' To Save the Planet

Jane Goodall Calls for Billions of People To ‘Make Ethical Choices’ To Save the Planet

People around the world need to take urgent action right now to protect the planet and all of its living in habitants, famed conservationist Jane […]

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The London Marathon hands out edible ‘seaweed’ water capsules to reduce plastic bottle waste

Thousands of edible water bottles were handed out at the 2019 London Marathon in a bid to reduce plastic waste. Usually there is a sea of […]

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Wildlife Poachers In Kenya Could Face The Death Penalty

Last year, Kenya announced that poachers could face the death penalty as punishment for illegal poaching with its government trying to fast-track the law into […]

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Ivory poacher trampled by elephant and then eaten by a pride of lions

Poaching ivory is highly lucrative, and one of the causes for the rapid disappearance of iconic wildlife on our planet – but poaching carries inherent […]

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Morgan Freeman Converted His 124-Acre Ranch Into A Giant Honeybee Sanctuary To Save The Bees!

Morgan Freeman, actor, film director and philanthropist has added a new title to his name: Beekeeper. The 81-year-old celebrity decided to convert his 124-acre Mississippi […]

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Humanity 'Sleepwalking Towards the Edge of a Cliff': 60% of Earth's Wildlife Wiped Out Since 1970

Humanity ‘Sleepwalking Towards the Edge of a Cliff’: 60% of Earth’s Wildlife Wiped Out Since 1970

In October 2018, Scientists from around the world issued a stark warning to humanity in a semi-annual report on the Earth’s declining biodiversity, which shows that […]

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