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Scientists declare support for climate civil disobedience

Almost 400 scientists have endorsed a civil disobedience campaign aimed at forcing governments to take rapid action to tackle climate change, warning that failure could inflict “incalculable human suffering”. In a joint declaration, climate scientists, physicists, biologists, engineers and others from at least 20 countries broke with the caution

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Miner BHP says social value key to future profit

Major global miner BHP has said big miners’ profits will not survive if they simply pay lip service to the social and environmental toll of resource extraction, with the “social value” of a business decision increasingly important to a company’s long-term future. Speaking to investors in London, BHP’s external

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