Fraction of money earmarked for COVID-19 recovery could boost climate efforts — ScienceDaily

Global stimulus plans for economic recovery after the pandemic could easily cover climate-friendly policies, suggests new study. Governments worldwide are planning stimulus packages to boost the economy following the disruptions…

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How is STEM children’s programming prioritizing diversity? — ScienceDaily

Children’s television programming not only shapes opinions and preferences, its characters can have positive or negative impacts on childhood aspiration, says a new study from Michigan State University. The study…

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Internet connectivity is oxygen for research and development work — ScienceDaily

Fast and reliable internet access is fundamental for research and development activity around the world. Seamless connectivity is a privilege we often take for granted. But in developing nations, technological…

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Are climate scientists being too cautious when linking extreme weather to climate change? — ScienceDaily

In this year of extreme weather events — from devastating West Coast wildfires to tropical Atlantic storms that have exhausted the alphabet — scientists and members of the public are…

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Solutions for the energy transition — ScienceDaily

To contribute to global climate protection, Germany has to rapidly and comprehensively minimize the use of fossil energy sources and to transform the energy system accordingly. The Helmholtz Association’s research…

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Men less likely to see food as national security issue amid pandemic, study finds — ScienceDaily

On average, men not only showed less empathy toward temporary agricultural laborers, known as H-2A guest workers, but also were less likely to see food supply and production as issues…

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