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Coronavirus will cause the biggest fall in CO2 emissions since WWII but won't stop climate change: WMO
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Coronavirus will cause the biggest fall in CO2 emissions since WWII but won't stop climate change: WMO

WMO expects a six percent drop in carbon emissions this year but warned it could be followed by higher emissions than before COVID-19.

Earth Day: L Surbramaniam, Abhay K, Kavita Krishnamurti release new anthem on 50th anniversary
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Earth Day: L Surbramaniam, Abhay K, Kavita Krishnamurti release new anthem on 50th anniversary

The song for the 50th Earth Day was released on diplomat-poet Abhay K's YouTube channel

Earth Day 2020: António Guterres says world must act decisively to end COVID-19 pandemic, ease threat of climate disruption
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Earth Day 2020: António Guterres says world must act decisively to end COVID-19 pandemic, ease threat of climate disruption

The United Nations General Assembly designated 22 April as International Mother Earth Day through a resolution adopted in 2009

Earth Day: How will nature respond as coronavirus keeps all human beings indoors?
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Earth Day: How will nature respond as coronavirus keeps all human beings indoors?

History has shown that nature has a propensity for reclaiming land once humans have departed, eg Chernobyl, Korean demilitarised zone, etc

Earth Day 2020: Madhuri Dixit-Nene, Sonakshi Sinha, Bhumi Pednekar advocate for environmental conservation
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Earth Day 2020: Madhuri Dixit-Nene, Sonakshi Sinha, Bhumi Pednekar advocate for environmental conservation

Madhuri Dixit-Nene, Sonakshi Sinha shared social media posts to mark Earth Day 2020.

Earth Day: Wildlife are exposed to more pollution than we had previously thought
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Earth Day: Wildlife are exposed to more pollution than we had previously thought

Air, water, land and wildlife are tainted with thousands of chemicals, it's no surprise that this isn’t considered a threat as it should be.

Earth Day 2020: Today's Google doodle is a never-ending game that honours the mighty bee and its power of pollination
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Earth Day 2020: Today's Google doodle is a never-ending game that honours the mighty bee and its power of pollination

Google partnered with The Honeybee Conservancy, a nonprofit organization based in New York to create its doodle.

National Geographic celebrates 50 years of Earth Day, highlights milestone events that impacted planet
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National Geographic celebrates 50 years of Earth Day, highlights milestone events that impacted planet

National Geographic said the world has undoubtedly come a long way in these 50 years, since the first Earth Day was observed in 1970

World Bee Day 2019: Honey, we shrunk the (number of) bees, we must bring them back
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World Bee Day 2019: Honey, we shrunk the (number of) bees, we must bring them back

With a sharp decline in the number of bees, the food supply in India is under direct threat.

Pokémon GO: Groudon as raid boss and Shiny Diglett added for limited event
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Pokémon GO: Groudon as raid boss and Shiny Diglett added for limited event

A ground-type limited time event is underway with more Pokémon, items and rewards for players.

Earth Day 2019: Upgrading to nutritious, environmentally safe meat is of global importance
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Earth Day 2019: Upgrading to nutritious, environmentally safe meat is of global importance

Researchers all over the world are pioneering techniques for making delicious and nutritious meat.

Earth Day 2019: Managing E-waste needs participation from governments and citizens
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Earth Day 2019: Managing E-waste needs participation from governments and citizens

Formal e-waste recycling is essential for a circular economy and will ensure the country is prepared to manage the forthcoming IoT age

Earth Day 2019: Apple promotes mangrove conservation efforts in Colombian forests
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Earth Day 2019: Apple promotes mangrove conservation efforts in Colombian forests

The support is in response to illegal farming, logging threatening Colombia's forests ecosystems.

Earth Day 2019: We need to protect our species to prevent a global ecosystem collapse
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Earth Day 2019: We need to protect our species to prevent a global ecosystem collapse

Every species has a role to play in maintaining a balance in the natural world — relationships that are under threat today.

Earth Day 2019: Migrations remind us we are one among a million other species looking to survive, sing and love
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Earth Day 2019: Migrations remind us we are one among a million other species looking to survive, sing and love

Migrations and movement — both long and short, epic and local, are the best reminders that our Earth is shared with other creatures.

Earth Day 2019: To solve the climate change crisis, we need a Global Deal for Nature
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Earth Day 2019: To solve the climate change crisis, we need a Global Deal for Nature

Without a plan, we will lose the wealth of species that have taken millions of years to evolve.

Earth Day 2019: Utilising gaming and VR for insect and ecosystem conservation
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Earth Day 2019: Utilising gaming and VR for insect and ecosystem conservation

VR and serious gaming are said to be new frontiers in environmental education as per the study.

Earth Day 2019 Highlights: Here's how the world is celebrating 49th edition of International Earth Day on 22 April
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Earth Day 2019 Highlights: Here's how the world is celebrating 49th edition of International Earth Day on 22 April

Millions of people from over 192 countries participate annually in this day of global action towards saving the planet.

Earth Day 2019: AI has a huge role to play in fulfilling sustainable development goals
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Earth Day 2019: AI has a huge role to play in fulfilling sustainable development goals

Insights generated by the global proliferation of AI tools will also usher in a new era of more data-driven decision-making

Earth Day 2019: The reasons, significance behind Earth Day celebrations every 22 April
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Earth Day 2019: The reasons, significance behind Earth Day celebrations every 22 April

We need to talk about the environment today more than ever, what better a day to get the ball rolling?