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Climate change is one of Australia’s biggest national security risks

Climate change poses a “current and existential national security risk” to Australia, according to a Senate inquiry. The Senate report indicated that the Asia-Pacific region is “most vulnerable” to risks associated with climate change, that could increase the potential for conflict. Australia is among the most vulnerable countries to climate […]
Climate change is one of Australia’s biggest national security risks
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The terrible things that would happen if all the coral reefs died off

We’re currently facing the worst bleaching of coral reefs ever known in history, but what would happen if all the coral reefs died off? We’ve already lost 50% of the world’s coral, and we’re at risk of losing even more. If the world lost all its coral reefs, the results […]
The terrible things that would happen if all the coral reefs died off
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The world’s oceans are in even worse shape than we thought

Two new studies show that the world’s oceans are in dire straits – even more than scientists previously thought. One study found that coral bleaching events, which can kill reefs, are now happening every few years instead of every few decades. And a new review found that oceans are losing […]
The world’s oceans are in even worse shape than we thought