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China at risk of missing 2025 climate targets, needs steep CO2 cuts: Study

Its heavy reliance on coal and oil to fuel its economy since 2020 has led to a big CO2 emissions spike.

As war with Russia enters third year, US aid to Ukraine hangs in the balance

So far, the Biden administration has ruled out discussing a Plan B for Ukraine, with a Bill stuck in Congress.

It’s a dog’s life: Bobi loses ‘world’s oldest dog’ title, posthumously

Microchip data from the official Portuguese database did not require proof of age for dogs born before 2008.

One simple change to reduce your climate impact? Swop out beef

Swopping out beef for one meal can reduce a person’s daily carbon footprint by almost half, a study showed.

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