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SSF2022 A New Climate Re-telling The Future (Alysoun Barrett Bolger, Angela Lowe, and Justin Davis

Climate change continues to impact the planet, and human activities affect the Earth’s ecosystems. Although it’s a complex and multi-faceted issue, it’s time to take action and work…

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David Attenborough Explains What We Need to Do to Stop Over-Fishing

David Attenborough says a global agreement to end harmful fisheries subsidies is possible. The 164 member governments of the World Trade Organization have pledged to reach a deal before 2020. …

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How More Efficient Fishing Can Protect the Ocean | National Geographic

Critically important fisheries face widespread population declines while fishing pressures continue to increase. Together we must take action towards managing fishing sustainably. ➡ Subscribe:…

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Will the ocean ever run out of fish? - Ayana Elizabeth Johnson and Jennifer Jacquet

View full lesson: https://ed.ted.com/lessons/will-the-ocean-ever-run-out-of-fish-ayana-elizabeth-johnson-and-jennifer-... When most people think of fishing, we imagine relaxing in a boat and…

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Plastic Pollution: How Humans are Turning the World into Plastic

Modern life would be impossible without plastic – but we have long since lost control over our invention. Why has plastic turned into a problem and what do we know about its dangers? This…

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Plastic Ocean

United Nations - Plastic - both a wonderful invention and a scourge on our planet. Over 300 million tons will be produced this year. Most is never recycled and remains on our land and in our seas…

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What really happens to the plastic you throw away - Emma Bryce

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-really-happens-to-the-plastic-you-throw-away-emma-bryce We’ve all been told that we should recycle plastic bottles and containers. But what…

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Fashion's toxic threads | The Economist

A single clothes wash can release up to 700,000 microplastic fibres, many of which end up in the ocean. Now some pioneering fashion brands are putting the materials they use under the microscope. …

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