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Who are the Arctic 30?

Who are the Arctic 30? The Guardian profiles the 30 men and women from the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise who have been held under arrest by Russian authorities since the group's attempted protest on a Russian oil rig on September 18. The 30, 28 Greenpeace activists and two journalists, are facing piracy charges. There was an international day of…
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Andes’ Tropical Glaciers Going Fast

Another reason to visit as many Andean glaciers as possible. From 'Andes’ Tropical Glaciers Going Fast' in Climate Central: The glaciers of the tropical Andes have shrunk by between 30 and 50 percent in 30 years and many will soon disappear altogether, cutting off the summer water supply for millions of people, according to scientists studying the…
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