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Better fire preparedness and more efficient response meant 2019 was one of the best years for preventing accidents and loss of life.
Oct 30 2020
An unusually high number of Europe’s nature protection areas were affected by wildfires in 2019
Endocrine disruptors are chemical substances which affect the hormonal (endocrine) system.
Oct 29 2020
There is a need to consolidate legislation on endocrine disruptors and improve testing, according to a JRC-led Fitness Check of chemicals legislation.
The report is designed to help citizens, civil society and policymakers make sense of the impact the online world is having on our political decisions.
Oct 27 2020
Online platforms are subject to limited public oversight and democratic governance, which can have a huge impact on societies.
The surface area of the lake Poyang in China changes dramatically year by year.
Oct 22 2020
The Atlas of Global Surface Water Dynamics illustrates the changes in the Earth’s lakes, rivers and wetlands over time.