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Air pollution linked to increase in newborn intensive care admissions: Study

–Yahoo
2 days ago

Washington D.C. [USA], July 20 (ANI): Infants born to women exposed to high levels of air pollution in the week before delivery are more likely to be admitted to a newborn intensive care unit (NICU), suggest the recent findings. Depending on the type of pollution, chances for NICU admission increased


Norwegians Eat Less Red Meat to Fight Against Climate Change

–Climate News
2 days ago

About one in four Norwegians say they choose to eat less meat to contribute to climate change measures, writes NRK. Although most Norwegians give priority to waste sorting as their primary contribution to climate measure, the drop in red meat sales is still remarkable. According to figures from the analysis by Nielsen, over 600 tonnes …


Swiss Alpine resorts grapple with climate change

–Reuters
2 days ago

The prospect of searing heatwaves driving holidaymakers to cool mountains and children asking grandparents about their memories of snow is focusing minds in Alpine ski resorts on the implications of climate change.