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Jessica Corbett, staff writer
The sun goes down behind chimneys at a coal plant in Duisburg, Germany on June 28, 2019. (Photo: Marcel Kusch/dpa/picture alliance via Getty Images)
"It's still not too late to avoid the worst effects of the #ClimateEmergency. But governments need to act NOW," tweeted Greenpeace.
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
 The report warns that the coronavirus pandemic is set to make things worse for the poorest people in the world.
"Poverty is a political choice and it will be with us until its elimination is...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Flying foxes or fruit bats (Pteropus sp.)
"The science is clear that if we keep exploiting wildlife and destroying our...