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Some climate change impacts unavoidable: World Bank

Smoke rises from chimneys of a steel plant next to a viaduct on a hazy day in Tangshan, Hebei province

OSLO (Reuters) – Some future impacts of climate change, such as more extremes of heat and sea level rise, are unavoidable even if governments act fast to cut greenhouse gas emissions, the World Bank said on Sunday. 331 more words


A beautiful flight of steps

Six staff from Barclays’ agricultural team spent last Thursday with us in Darwin’s garden in Shrewsbury.  They swapped their smart suits for t-shirts to make timber steps up a muddy slope, making it more easily accessible for visiting groups. 94 more words


Where do all the animals go? (Room 1)

Where do all the animals go?

Many of the children have asked this question while learning about Autumn. So they did some research! They found out that there is not always enough food in the Winter and that some animals eat as much as they can in the Spring and Summer and go for a long sleep in the Winter (hibernation). 71 more words

International Young Conservationist Award for Malawi woman

This video is about wildlife in Malawi.

From BirdLife:

International Young Conservationist Award for Malawi BirdLife Partner volunteer

By Adrian Long, Wed, 19/11/2014 – 14:07…

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A few years ago we saw these at Monkeyland in South Africa. The first is the lovely named and looking Spectacled Langur from mainly Thailand. 38 more words