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Donald Trump,  President of the United States of America. Image: Gage Skidmore (via Wikipedia)Climate change troubles
While evidence for global warming is stronger than ever, in the United States, President Trump and his administration are determined to look away.


Kids v. US President
Here's a real David and Goliath story. Just as the USA pulls out of the world's climate change deal, a US court has said that 21 children have a right to a safe climate. Now, a Federal court is hearing their case against President Trump in weeks. If they win, the President will have to stop supporting the fossil fuel industry. More on this (June 2017)


Whale Image: Isaac Kohane Know your whales
You can help in this project to understand whales!


Spoon-billed sandpiper. Image: kenSave Spoonie!
The tiny spoon-billed sandpiper is critically endangered because of what people are doing along its migration route between Russia, via China to Bangladesh. But 500 children from schools along the little birds' flyway got together and did something rather wonderful to help 'spoonie'.

 


Penguin Watch: Join over 6,000 people helping scientists understand the lives of penguins. Its easy and fun! Just mark any penguins, chicks and eggs you see on photos of nesting sites around Antarctica.

 


Paraguay's famous slum orchestra. Image: US Embassy in ParaguayThe Recycled Orchestra: these amazing kids make music from trash. They live in a slum in Paraguay (South America) next to a huge garbage dump, the source of the trash they use to make musical instruments. As they learn to play their instruments, they join their own orchestra. They are so good that they now give concerts in many different countries. Click here for video So could you make music from trash?

 


Pollution Solutions by Khartoum kidsPollution Solutions: a video from kids in Khartoum, May 2016