Wealthy nations and financiers spent COP26 focusing on a future transition to clean energy. They ignored the immediate and dire need for funding to ameliorate the current impacts of climate change.
Ask Derek Anything for November 29-December 5, 2021Welcome to our weekly discussion thread! Here’s how this works: I'm here to answer your questions (briefly; please don't ask anything that would…
The Byzantine Empire gets a new emperor and a new war, Albania and Panama gain their independence, and more
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Ask Derek Anything for November 22-28, 2021Welcome to our weekly discussion thread! Here’s how this works: I'm here to answer your questions (briefly; please don't ask anything that would…
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