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Climate change: It's real, and our response will take two forms: slowing it down if we can ... and learning to live with the change we can't stop anymore. Watch these TED Talks for a primer on the issue of our times.

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If you could charge in 5 minutes, would you drive electric? Here’s what you should know

Batteries that could charge in a matter of minutes would make electric vehicles more appealing and convenient -- but do we have what's needed to power them? Researchers Solomon Brown and Rachel Lee break down the potential of ultrafast charging batteries.
Posted May 2021

Gallery: Climate change is about more than polar bears — 7 ways we can use photography to communicate more deeply

Humans are visual creatures: our understanding of the world is dominated by what we see, and how this makes us feel. That's why Climate Visuals -- the world’s only evidence-based climate photography resource -- compiled seven key principles to help photographers and organizations effectively communicate the scale and scope of the climate crisis. 
Posted May 2021

Build a giant solar farm in the Sahara and power the world? Here’s how that could hurt the climate instead

Why don't we turn uninhabited desert expanses, like the Sahara, into places to harvest solar power? Because the effects on our ocean, atmosphere and weather systems could be big and disastrous, say researchers Benjamin Smith and Zhengyao Lu.
Posted May 2021
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