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Harry and Meghan Under Fire After Yet Another Private Jet Flight: “Frankly It Is Hypocritical” | Vanity Fair

“Harry can’t be preaching about the catastrophic effects of climate change whilst jetting around the world on a private plane.” The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been branded “hypocrites” after flying to Ibiza with baby Archie in a private jet for their first overseas family holiday. Harry and Meghan flew to the …

The Arctic is ablaze – Ice and fire

Abnormally high rates of wildfire and peat fire in the Arctic are the latest symptom of climate change THE EASTERN Siberian landscape does not normally resemble hell. In winter it is blanketed in snow; in summer, its forests are lush and its wetlands soggy. This year, however, the region is …

Heat, water and plastic in France – Green on blue

Bottled water has greens worried It was the day the temperature reached a French all-time record of 45.9°C (114.6°F). At the station in the sleepy Provençal town of Orange, a high-speed tgv train was being held indefinitely due to forest fires farther down the track, and passengers were wilting in the stifling heat. …