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December 12, 2019: Huge numbers of tourists risk scaling active volcanoes every year.
December 12, 2019: Around 200 environmental campaigners were barred from climate talks just a few hours after Greta Thunberg had spoken.
December 12, 2019: The death toll from a New Zealand volcano eruption rose to eight on Thursday, with two victims dying in hospital, and will continue to climb with eight victims presumed dead on the island and more than 20 in intensive care suffering severe burns.
December 12, 2019: A catastrophic event that shattered asteroid 3200 Phaethon left a dusty tail of debris. Astronomers have finally seen it.
December 12, 2019: The secret is out on Wagga Wagga, now that the hidden, inland gem has been recognized as having one of the best beaches in Australia.
December 12, 2019: But this option could mean that crucial evidence is lost, potentially rendering bodies unidentifiable.
December 12, 2019: From teen climate activist Greta Thunberg being named Time magazine “Person of the Year,” to Speaker of the house Nancy Pelosi leading a Congressional delegation to COP25, to Gender Day, females are leading demands for immediate and substantial climate action.
December 12, 2019: A family with ties to the Chicago area has been confirmed to be among the victims of Monday’s devastating volcanic eruption in New Zealand, according to reports.
December 12, 2019: The European Commission has unveiled the three-decade roadmap towards a sustainable economy. The Green Deal aims to achieve EU’s climate neutrality by mid-century and will cover all economic sectors, notably energy, agriculture, and transport.
December 12, 2019: The new head of the European Commission has proposed big change, but the decision will lie with EU leaders.
December 12, 2019: Reducing meat and dairy consumption will cut methane and allow forests to thriveLivestock production needs to reach its peak within the next decade in order to tackle the climate emergency, scientists have warned.They are calling for governments in all but the poorest countries to set a date for “peak meat” beca...
December 12, 2019: New Zealand Police said they are finalizing a plan to recover the bodies of eight people on Friday morning from White Island despite worsening conditions on the volcanic island.
December 12, 2019: Faced with imminent new global marine pollution rules, shipping companies and insurers are puzzling over the risks.
December 12, 2019: The BBC's Shaimaa Khalil flies close to White Island, while it continues to spew toxic gas.
December 12, 2019: Police in New Zealand are planning a mission to volcanic White Island on Friday to retrieve bodies of people killed in this week's eruption, while the known death toll from the disaster climbed to eight, with two people dying in hospital.
December 12, 2019: White Island volcano is showing signs of another eruption and authorities will keep tabs on the recovery effort form a nearby ship.
December 12, 2019: The White Island volcanic eruption that killed at least eight people on Monday is highlighting the risk to visiting one of nature's most fascinating and dangerous natural wonders.
December 12, 2019: European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen announced a European Green Deal on Wednesday to make the E.U. carbon neutral by 2050 but not everyone's on board.
December 12, 2019: Greenpeace activists are roped to a European Union headquarters building where EU leaders are gathering Thursday to discuss climate change
December 12, 2019: Since 2015, global emissions have continued to rise well beyond any trajectory that will allow us to stay below a 2 degrees Celsius rise.
December 12, 2019: A magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported at 1:56 a.m. Thursday one mile from San Bernardino, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
December 12, 2019: Melting sea ice is prompting fevered dreams of ever-easier access, and a renewed jockeying among Arctic nations for status, profit and ownershipI could not keep my eyes off the graves, could not stop staring at them even as I walked away, turning repeatedly to look over my shoulder at them as I slogged my way across...
December 12, 2019: Greenpeace activists unfurl climate emergency banner on Brussels venue before eventEuropean leaders meeting at a summit in Brussels will make a new attempt to set the European Union on course for carbon neutrality by 2050, in a test of the bloc’s credibility on the climate emergency.Hours before EU leaders were du...
December 12, 2019: A new investigation provides the most “robust” evidence yet connecting fossil fuel companies to human rights violations.
December 12, 2019: Next year promises to be another challenging year for the oil services industry, but as the saying goes, it’s always darkest before the dawn, and it’s possible to see better days ahead for the beleaguered sector.