How ocean noise pollution is threatening Chinese white dolphins

Noise pollution is a common complaint among city dwellers in highly urbanised Hong Kong. But the problem runs deeper, affecting species in the ocean, including the vulnerable Chinese white dolphin.

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David Attenborough Netflix documentary: Australian scientists break down in tears over climate crisis

One of Australia's leading coral reef scientists is seen breaking down in tears at the decline of the Great Barrier Reef during a new Sir David Attenborough documentary.


I Am Greta review: An intimate Hulu doc about the teen behind the headlines

In the new Hulu film, climate activist Greta Thunberg argues that her Asperger’s is an asset.

Greta Thunberg warns of fallouts from climate change in powerful documentary trailer that gives goosebumps

Sweden's teen climate change activist, Greta Thunberg's documentary trailer grabs over 1.3 million views, makes hair stand on the ends with climate emergency warnings ahead of cinematic release worldwide starting October 16.

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Women are more at risk due to the pandemic and climate crisis

The COVID-19 pandemic and the climate crisis are two of the world's most urgent issues but while they affect everyone, they also disproportionately impact women and those living in poverty.


Canada is falling behind on confronting environmental racism

Many First Nations and non-white communities have been the dumping sites for industry. But environmental advocates say Canadians are struggling to empathize.

Theoretical physicists say 90% chance of societal collapse within several decades

Deforestation and rampant resource use is likely to trigger the 'irreversible collapse' of human civilization unless we rapidly change course.

20 must-see documentaries to explain the world in 2020

From climate change and Black Lives Matter to Tiger King and Taylor Swift, these are the factual films that best capture and explain what's going on around us.


Siberia’s heat wave triggered an Arctic sea ice melt

An alarming situation is unfolding just north of Siberia's shores: sea ice is crashing in a region that scientists consider to be the ice factory of the Arctic.


How a Kenyan climate change documentary inspired the world

A documentary, which follows a struggling family fighting the impacts of climate change, has become a case study for how a film's impact can bring about a global movement and a real change within communities.


Toxic Town: The Corby Poisonings, review: Shocking story of how a small town fought back against council negligence

The documentary Toxic Town: The Corby Poisonings (BBC Two) was a story of mothers who fought for their children, and the journalists, lawyers and experts who took up their case.


‘Earth’ review: Humanity is digging its own grave

In this sobering documentary, Nikolaus Geyrhalter looks at how humans are changing the planet one backhoe at a time.

Climate change activist Greta Thunberg getting a Hulu documentary

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg will be the subject of a Hulu documentary set to air in 2020


Documentary: Coca-Cola's plastic secrets

By 2050, there could be more plastic than fish in the sea. Ten tons of plastic are produced every second. Sooner or later, a tenth of that will end up in the oceans. Coca-Cola says it wants to do something about it - but does it really?

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Researchers, doctors call for regulators to reassess safety of taking acetaminophen during pregnancy

The painkiller, taken by half of pregnant women worldwide, could be contributing to rising rates of reproductive system problems and neurodevelopmental disorders like ADHD and autism.

LISTEN: Azmal Hossan on the sociology of climate crises in South Asia

"If we look at the rate of carbon emissions, most is emitted by the developed and industrialized countries, but the problem is poor countries like Bangladesh are the main sufferers."

Op-ed: We don’t have time for another fossil fuel bridge

Those holding up carbon capture and hydrogen as new climate solutions are leading us down the wrong path.

Ocean plastic pollution

Too much plastic is ending up in the ocean — and making its way back onto our dinner plates.

Climate storytelling: Creativity and imagination in the face of bleak realities

Working with youth writers on a climate-fiction screenplay has opened my eyes to the power of the arts in confronting environmental crises.

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