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Why I think China will succeed where the West fails in battle to protect Mother Nature

It's going to be a tough battle with many challenges and difficulties, but "we must bite the bullet and overcome them," President Xi Jinping stressed.
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Performance-based pensions for politicians

The point, to be sure, is not to reduce political leaders' overall pay, but rather to ensure that they deserve what they earn.
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We need truth in treatment in modern medicine

Death is inevitable. Truth is a right. Knowledge is power.
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An ailing world wrapped in a deadly sea of plastic

We use plastics in every part of our lives, from single use plastics, such as bags, bottles, and straws, to our babies' toys to our nylon clothes to our paint.
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Where there is a will, there will be water

If governments do not embrace unconventional water resources, achieving that goal will be as difficult as getting water from a stone ...
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Dependence on smartphones normal, but also just a little bit frightening

Food, water and other essentials, plus all the amazingly useless gadgets and toys I buy online, all formed an invisible but strong link between my phone and my physical address.
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A European capital market after Brexit?

The case for agreeing on a Brexit deal and refocusing attention on capital markets union is becoming more powerful and more urgent.
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Breathe and enjoy the richness of living in the now

"I have learned the richness of living in the now, perhaps because the "time" I have left is much shorter than it once was."
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Canada takes lead on methane emissions

Methane is 86 times more potent than CO2 as a heat-trapping gas over a 20-year period, and is responsible for about a fifth of the warming caused by humans.
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Meeting chocolate's sustainability challenge

If we in the cocoa sector handle the current challenge well, we can help forge a way forward for more sustainable sourcing of other agricultural products.
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