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The US based Cargill corporation burns large

Image | 10 December, 2003 at 0:00

The US based Cargill corporation burns large areas of rainforest to prepare for soya plantations.

The US based Cargill corporation burns large

Image | 10 December, 2003 at 0:00

The US based Cargill corporation burns large areas of rainforest to prepare for soya plantations.

The Arctic Sunrise campaigns for extractive reserves

Image | 8 December, 2003 at 0:00

The Arctic Sunrise campaigning for the extractive reserves in 2003. The announcement by the Brazilian government to create 2 million hectares of extractive reserve is a major victory for our campaign.

Chinese consumer

Image | 8 December, 2003 at 0:00

Chinese consumer, Eileen Zhu Yanling, is suing Nestle for not labelling Nesquik to indicate inclusion of GE ingredients in China under consumer rights law.

Crew of the Rainbow Warrior keeping their

Image | 8 December, 2003 at 0:00

Crew of the Rainbow Warrior keeping their spirits up. Currently the crew is confined to the ship by port authorities.

Schoolchildren visit to Rainbow Warrior

Image | 8 December, 2003 at 0:00

Schoolchildren visit to Rainbow Warrior. Currently the crew is confined to the ship by port authorities.

Floods in southern France only months after

Image | 6 December, 2003 at 0:00

Floods in southern France only months after a severe drought and forest fires in the same area. Global warming, caused by ever increasing consumption of fossil fuels like oil, means extreme weather events are becoming more frequent.

The welcome for the Rainbow Warrior when

Image | 6 December, 2003 at 0:00

The welcome for the Rainbow Warrior when it finally got permission to enter the port of Mumbai after 6 days of exclusion outside of Mumbai. The crew is now confined to the ship.

Flooded village in southern France

Image | 5 December, 2003 at 1:00

Flooded village in southern France, close to a nuclear power station. Earlier in 2003 the same area experienced a long drought. Climate change means more extreme weather like flooding and droughts.

Ice melts as globe warms

Feature story | 5 December, 2003 at 0:00

The cryosphere is that part of the Earth made of frozen water and soil: Iceworld, if you will. And according to a new study to be published in January, it's a world that is vanishing rapidly, with potentially devastating consequences.

Screen shot of the power generation game

Image | 5 December, 2003 at 0:00

Screen shot of the power generation game

Screen shot of crop raider game.

Image | 5 December, 2003 at 0:00

Screen shot of crop raider game.

Screen shot of the wind farm game.

Image | 5 December, 2003 at 0:00

Screen shot of the wind farm game.

UN International Maritime Organisation fails to heed warnings

Press release | 5 December, 2003 at 0:00

The UN International Maritime Organisation (IMO) failed to protect people and the oceans from bad shipping practices today. Although guidelines on ship recycling were adopted, they are only voluntary so the shipping industry can continue...

Disappearing ice sends a warning for global climate systems

Press release | 5 December, 2003 at 0:00

Ice in the polar regions, Greenland and in glaciers around the world is melting at an alarming rate as global temperatures increase, and could have radical implications for the future global climate,according to an upcoming book edited by...

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