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A dozen coastal wind turbines at dusk
In less than 30 years Europe must transform society and industry from an energy supply largely based on hydrocarbons, which contribute to climate change, towards a clean energy system based on renewables and low-emissions energy generation.

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Over time, plastic waste is weathered and breaks down into tiny fragments. © Kuttelvaserova Stuchelova, Shutterstock.com
Growing awareness of microplastics in the ground and in freshwater highlights the need to tackle an environmental threat generally associated with oceans.
Solar panels in city
As Europe strives to become the first climate-neutral continent by 2050, Turku and Dijon are among a group of cities seeking to reach this goal two decades earlier.

From Freshwater Blog

Scientists have published recommendations for foregrounding freshwater ecosystems in the proposed European Nature Restoration Law.
The European Commission's proposal for a European Nature Restoration Law outlines a series of binding targets to restore 20% of the EU’s land and sea by 2030. Five EU-funded research projects analysed the text and shared six key recommendations for foregrounding freshwater ecosystems in the draft law.

From the Naked Scientists

Chatbot
Since it was made publicly available in late November 2022, ChatGPT has been used to generate a vast range of content, from unique stories and song lyrics to research paper abstracts. The Naked Scientists consider the implications of this very powerful tool that has just landed in the hands of pretty much everyone.
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