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Australian solar team prepares for global race

Competitors in this year’s Bridgestone World Solar Challenge (WSC) are gearing up for the start of the race early next month, as Jim Drury reports. Reuters Video: Environment

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‘Smart’ windows will lower heating costs, say researchers

Researchers at Eindhoven University of Technology have designed smart reflective windows that act as blinds in the summer and let all the sunlight through during the winter. Jim Drury reports. Reuters Video: Environment

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Starbucks UK to upcycle store waste into furniture

Upcycling company Pentatonic is to help coffee chain Starbucks UK turn their trash into furniture for their cafes. Pentatonic has developed a method to turn waste plastic into a high-quality material for homeware creation. Matthew Stock reports. Reuters Video: Environment

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Grow your own furniture using fungus

Furniture made from fungus could offer a novel alternative to conventional manufacture and the waste associated with mass production, say its creators. Matthew Stock reports. Reuters Video: Environment

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Making food out of air Finnish style

A batch of single-cell protein – which can be further developed for use as food and animal feed – has been produced by Finnish researchers using electricity and carbon dioxide. Edward Baran reports Reuters Video: Environment

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Hurricane Irma seen from space

Nasa provides views of Hurricane Irma from the International Space Station. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Reuters Video: Environment

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Caribbean decimated, Floridians flee as Irma approaches

Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in a century, drove toward Florida on Friday as it lashed the Caribbean with devastating winds and torrential rain, leaving behind 14 deaths and a swathe of catastrophic destruction. Reuters Video: Environment

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Neonic pesticides ‘worse for bees than previously thought’

A Canadian field study suggests that the negative effects of neonicotinoids on bee colonies is worse than previously thought. Jim Drury reports. Reuters Video: Environment

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Small businesses in Houston face long road to recovery

Josh Beasley and his fiancĂ© bought Houston’s Body3 Personal Fitness on July 1, less than two months before Tropical Storm Harvey swamped the gym with a foot of water and left behind the dank stench of fetid mildew. Reuters Video: Environment

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Low-cost sanitary towels made from sugarcane by-products

Eco Smart Pads is a Ugandan start-up that has developed low-cost sanitary towels made from sugarcane by-products, in an effort to help boost girls’ education. Sarah Charlton reports. Reuters Video: Environment