The next five years will shape sea-level rise for the next 300, study says

The world is far off course from its goals in cutting greenhouse gas emissions — and research published Tuesday illustrates one of the most striking implications of this. Namely, it finds that for every five years in the present that we continue to put off strong action on climate change, the ocean could rise an additional eight…

Burn or bury

Since China refused last month to accept any more foreign waste for recycling, the UK is facing a challenge disposing of its plastic waste. from BBC News – Science & Environment http://ift.tt/2EPwKbR