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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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Rendering of EEMS Traveller general cargo ship with two suction sails installed. © bound4blue, 2022
New sails and boat designs are set to help shipowners slash fuel costs and emissions.
Clouds play an important role in both warming and cooling the planet. Image credit: CC0 via Unsplash
While barely being given a second thought by most people, the masses of condensed water vapour floating in the atmosphere play a big role in global warming.

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Fishers on the Orinoco River, Colombia. Freshwaters across the world support human lives in diverse and important ways.
In a major new journal article, a group of international scientists highlight the vital roles that freshwater biodiversity plays in supporting human lives: from food and materials, culture and recreation, to climate regulation and water purification. They flag the importance mainstreaming freshwater biodiversity conservation across all areas of everyday life.

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What happens when you bring together a space scientist, a geologist, a psychologist and a linguist to explore questions such as ‘Why did sharks survive the meteor strike and the dinosaurs didn't?’ or ‘What's the secret to self control?’... Find out more with the Naked Scientists.
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