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Climate Weekly: Petcoke, a looming public health threat

It sounds cute. When Karl Mathiesen searched for it on a stock photo website, he got a dog in 3-D glasses holding a soft drink cup.But petcoke is not so innocuous. A byproduct of oil refining, the solid fuel burns dirtier than coal.A surge in imports from the more heavily regulated US is fuelling a public health crisis in India’s cities, Aditi Roy Ghatak reports from Delhi.Diesel habitIn Europe, governments are encouraging the use of diesel with tax breaks worth €21 billion a...

5 Easy Ways to Help Hurricane Maria Victims in Puerto Rico

Jennifer Lopez</a> may be donating $1 million to help American citizens in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, but you can still support those in need even if you don't have that kind of money to shell out." data-reactid="15">Jennifer Lopez may be donating $1 million to help American citizens in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, but you can still support those in need even if you don't have that kind of money to shell out.still without power</a>....

Here's how to use style to make sure you nail the first impression at work

First impressions are unavoidable, so when starting a new job, meeting a new client or joining the networking circuit, it’s important to make a good one.Studies have revealed people form impressions on your personality, work ethic, potential for success and trustworthiness within seconds of meeting you.That said, there are a few simple ways to use your style to game the psychological system, and increase your chances of making a good first impression.GlassesNot everyone will need glasses, but...