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Melting Greenland ice now source of 25% of sea level rise

Ocean levels rose 50 percent faster in 2014 than in 1993, with meltwater from the Greenland ice sheet now supplying 25 percent of total sea level increase compared with just 5 percent 20 years earlier, researchers reported Monday. 150 more words

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cliff-hanging scenery ...

The Berkeley River  has cliffs along nearly 20km of navigable river, an outstanding scenic attraction for those fortunate enough to stay at the Berkeley River Lodge in the NE Kimberley.

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‘Bring your own bayong’ takes effect in Mambajao

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, June 16 (PIA) – With the aim to preserve the environment and aid in the information dissemination on the importance of taking care of the natural resources, the municipal government of Mambajao implements the “Bring Your Own Bayong” (bag) in all commercial establishments since June 1, 2017. 142 more words

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Cebuano News: “Bring your own bayong’ gipatuman sa Mambajao

MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, June 16 (PIA) – Aron mapreserbar ang kalikopan ug makatabang sa pagpahibalo sa kahinungdanon sa pag-atiman sa natural nga kahinguhaan, and lokal nga pangagamhanan sa Mambajao nipatuman sa “Bring Your Own Bayong” sa tanang komersyal nga establisamento sugod Hunyo 1, 2017. 146 more words

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How Small Changes in Average Temperature = Big Change in Extremes

❝ Climate change is driving up summer temperatures across the country. We often talk about warming in terms average temperatures, which can be perceived as small to the public, but any rise in the average temperature leads to a rise in the the number of days that are extremely hot.

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