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Ethiopia plants 350m trees in a day to help tackle climate crisis


National ‘green legacy’ initiative aims to reduce environmental degradation   About 350m trees have been planted in a single day in Ethiopia, according to a government minister. The planting is part of a national “green legacy” initiative to grow 4bn trees in the country this summer by encouraging every citizen ...

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Snow cannons could be used to repair melting ice sheets and prevent sea level rise, scientists suggest


Seawater could be turned to ice and pumped on glacier generating trillions of tonnes of snowfall   Vast snow cannons could be used to repair the West Antarctic ice sheet and prevent catastrophic sea level rise, leading climate scientists have suggested. Seawater could be turned into ice and then pumped onto the glacier, generating ...

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