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Forests capture and store atmospheric carbon dioxide in the plant biomass as well as in soils. Cutting down the Nijgadh forest will significantly increase the carbon emission into the atmosphere.
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Eight young Nepali writers imagine the possible futures of climate change in a new collection featuring poetry and short fiction.
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While there is much to appreciate in Gates’ new book on climatechange, he fails to unpack the political complexities of the climate crisis
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Traditional flush toilets aren’t an option in many parts of the world, but neither is leaving people with unsafe and unhygenic choices. Now, one company is piloting a new loo that's waterless, off-grid and able to charge your phone. Lina Zeldovich travels to Madagascar to witness the start of a lavatorial revolution.
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As Nepal readies to welcome new local leaders, dialogue with residents from Tilottama in Rupandehi reveals creative ways to champion environmental programs at the local level.
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Aging gracefully has little to do with skincare and facelifts; aging with dignity is about honoring your age, your journey, and your being.
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Russia’s economic and political power as an energy exporter emboldens its invasion of Ukraine. There is a lesson here for emerging economies like Nepal.
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Dialogue with Sunsari residents reveals that the youth are acutely aware of the climate crisis and its direct effects. Unfortunately, the powers that be have other priorities.