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Lessons for a cycling megacity

Which megacities are best for commuting by bike? UK architect Charlie Palmer travelled the world to find out
from China Dialogue on May 24, 2016.
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UK attempt to overturn acquittal of anti-arms fair activists refused

A judge has refused to allow Britain's Prosecution Service to appeal the acquittal of eight anti-arms trade activists charged with blockading an arms fair last September.
from Solidarity campaign on May 24, 2016.

London protesters call for ban on deep-sea mining

NGOs protesting outside the Annual Deep Sea Mining Summit in London today have called for a ban on a potentially environmentally destructive “frontier” industry.
from London Mining Network, The Gaia Foundation, War on Want, Yes to Life, No to Mining, Deep Sea Mining Campaign, the Alliance of Solwara Warriors on May 24, 2016.

Global air quality falls, but UN sees hope for change

Global air quality declines, but cleaner cooking fuels and stoves, renewables, fuel sulphur content and public transport offer hope, says the UN Environment Programme.
from UNEP on May 24, 2016.

Three killed in Kenya protest

Three Kenyans died -- including two who were shot -- and at least 19 arrested yesterday in increasingly violent opposition protests against the electoral commission.
from allAfrica.com on May 24, 2016.
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It's time to make ecocide a crime under international law

Why 2016 could be a pivotal year in making ecocide a crime under international law.
from New Internationalist on May 24, 2016.

India: drought - but why?

It is time we understood that since drought is human-made it can be reversed, argues Sunita Narain.
from Down to Earth on May 22, 2016.
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The race to create super-crops

Old-fashioned breeding techniques are bearing more fruit than genetic engineering in developing hyper-efficient plants.
from Nature on May 20, 2016.
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