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Turning ocean plastic into art and fuel in British Columbia

How a Canadian organisation is setting an example on how to tackle plastic pollution and turn it into an opportunity.

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Saving New Zealand's prehistoric giant weta

New Zealand's giant weta managed to outlive the dinosaurs, but now these big insects are on the brink of extinction.

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Turning the tide on plastic: Creation and art from waste

earthrise goes to Canada and France to look at ways of dealing with the plastic pollution crisis.

Environment

Climate change produces wetter and slower tropical cyclones

Hurricanes are moving slower than thus last longer in one place. Harvey's flooding of Texas may be a direct result.

Climate change produces wetter and slower tropical cyclones

Climate SOS

Pope to oil execs: World must convert to clean fuel

Pope Francis tells oil executives the world must convert to clean fuel, saying 'energy must not destroy civilisation'.

Pope Francis: Climate change a challenge of epochal proportions

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Fighting insectageddon: Why bugs matter

earthrise travels to the UK and New Zealand to meet the scientists trying to stop the decline of insect populations.

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Antarctic sanctuary: The Weddell Sea quest

We join Greenpeace on their Antarctica expedition as they fight for the creation of the world's largest protected area.

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Eco-cremation in India: A climate-friendly death

Earthrise travels to India to see how a local initiative is challenging the centuries-old tradition of cremation.

Eco-cremation in India: A climate-friendly death

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Samso: The green island

On the fully sustainable island of Samso, people are living not only greener lives, but also more profitable ones.

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Test-tube burgers and the future of meat

A look at advances in the development of lab meat that may provide carnivores with their dinners in the future.

Test-tube burgers and the future of meat

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Farming underwater: 3D solutions for land and sea

We plunge into the deep end of how 3D ocean farming is proving to be the new sustainable way of food production.

Environment

Antarctica - the world's last great wilderness

A warming climate and an ever-expanding commercial fishing industry are threatening Antarctica and its iconic creatures.

Antarctica - the world's last great wilderness

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Winds of change: Eco-cremation in India and green power on Samso

A look at how communities in India and Denmark have adjusted their way of living, turning it into a greener alternative.

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Food for thought: Food security, population growth & over-farming

We look at the state of global food security amid rising concerns about the world population and climate change.

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Cyclone shield: Breathing new life into Myanmar's mangroves

Investigating Myanmar's mangrove crisis and how technology and ground roots solutions can work hand in hand.