The EU has taken action as power prices have have spiked in line with gas prices this year.
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The European Commission is trying to tackle the energy crisis without dismantling its cross border power market.
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Palaeontologists studied Pantolambda fossils in forensic detail to learn about its lifestyle.
A fracking site in Lancashire, England, in 2018.
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Britain was once sat on huge gas reserves, but most of it leaked away long ago.
Since immunity from COVID vaccination begins to wane over time, it’s important that everyone, irrespective of age, receives their boosters as soon as they are eligible to do so.
Farmed insects are common in many parts of the world today.
Eating insects can carry a much lower environmental footprint than conventional meat. Should western cultures be incorporating more of them into their diets?
US president Joe Biden speaks with his ‘old friend’, CIA director William J Burns (left), during a national security team meeting in the White House.
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With a formidable Kremlinologist in charge and Donald Trump out of the presidential picture, has the CIA regained its influence amid the ‘new cold war’?
Functional neurological disorder – not Tourette’s – is at the root of the post-pandemic tic problem.
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Just because we don’t understand the precise mechanism behind depression, doesn’t mean we should dismiss drugs that are known to be effective.
L'assassinat de Shinzo Abe, l'ancien Premier ministre japonais, dont la mort fait la une de tous les journaux japonais.
L’assassinat de l’ex-premier ministre du Japon, Shinzō Abe, ouvre la voie à une ère politique perturbée pour la démocratie japonaise.
COVID restrictions measures caused major disruptions to people’s lives.
African countries must take bold actions to repair their health systems and make them more resilient.
Selama 2015-2019, 89% dari 115 perusahaan melaporkan pengurangan emisi dari pembelian sertifikat energi terbarukan. Ini bisa diartikan mayoritas korporasi tidak menambah konsumsi energi bersih.
A new study finds that companies’ emissions reductions may not be what they seem.
Companies are buying renewable energy certificates to meet their emissions targets, but new research suggests that the bulk of these purchases do not lead to actual emission reductions.
From the playground to the workplace, people from immigrant communities in the UK say accent-based racism impacts their daily lives.
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Non-standard ways of speaking are often deemed inferior, affecting schooling, social lives and job prospects.
The red mangrove is among the species already selected for genome sequencing.
The African BioGenome Project is a pan-African project that seeks to sequence Africa’s endemic and indigenous plants and animals.
For the first time since satellites started studying the continent, East Antarctica has lost an entire ice shelf.
In 2019, Chagossian sega was listed as world heritage by Unesco.
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When the British government expelled Chagos Islanders from their homeland, it put a unique culture at risk of erasure.
A case of advanced liver pathology (hepatomegaly) due to schistosomiasis in a 5-year-old.
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Progress against neglected tropical diseases is now at real risk of reversal as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Australian Jack Jumper ant transporting its brood.
Insects such as ants and beetles use ingenious processes in their brains to work out how far they’ve travelled and in what direction - we’ve now discovered how they remember their way home.
Staff members of an e-commerce company in Rwanda.
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Whereas digital work can bring freedom and flexibility into the lives of workers in Africa, it can also contribute towards their precarity and vulnerability.
The closer Ukraine’s ties with the west – especially the US – the more aggressive Russia’s reaction as it continues to pursue regional dominance.