Glass Wings Blog: Big

1300 recycled electric vehicle batteries used for biggest grid-scale storage system of its kind
2 biggest threats to wombats revealed in new data gathered by citizen scientists
4-day work week trials have been labelled a ‘resounding success’. But 4 big questions need answers
7 years, billions of kilometres, a handful of dust: NASA just brought back the largest-ever asteroid sample
A Big New Report on American Children Is Out. It’s Horrific.
A mega port in India threatens the survival of the largest turtles on Earth
‘A target on my back’: New survey shows racism is a huge problem in nursing
A Trip to Ukraine Clarified the Stakes. And They’re Huge.
'A Watershed Moment': California Sues Big Oil Over Decades of Climate Destruction
Africa's largest polio vaccination drive since 2020 targets 21 million children
After a big recovery, the wood stork may soon fly off the endangered species list
After a year of rain, towns at the end of Australia’s giant river system await the slow, inevitable deluge
Ahmed and Danice fell in love when he was in prison. Neither expected the biggest test to come after his release
Albanese government looking at laws to force big business to disclose climate efforts
America's largest hospital chain has an algorithmic death panel
Antarctica is missing a chunk of sea ice bigger than Greenland – what’s going on?
Are you living in a food desert? These maps suggest it can make a big difference to your health
As India’s Project Tiger turns 50, hope for the big cat
As Projects Decline, the Era of Building Big Dams Draws to a Close
As the world searches for safe, low-cost big batteries, an old Australian invention is getting new attention
Australia breaches WHO treaty with carbon neutral certification of big tobacco company
Australia to ban non-prescription vapes in biggest smoking reforms in a decade
Australia was not big enough to vote for the voice, Stan Grant says
Australia’s biggest agri-solar and battery storage project wins planning approval
Australia’s biggest electric bus depot offers solar and battery blueprint for future
Australia’s biggest vehicle-to-grid charging station opened to back up wind and solar
Australia’s extinct giant eagle was big enough to snatch koalas from trees
Australia’s new dawn: becoming a green superpower with a big role in cutting global emissions
Australia's two biggest cities just got closer to phasing out gas stoves
Ban on hunting birds with lead shot in EU wetlands hailed as ‘huge milestone’
Bangladesh attains huge success in reducing infant, maternal mortality
Bard, Bing and Baidu: how big tech’s AI race will transform search – and all of computing
Batteries on wheels: EVs can deliver huge amount of low cost storage for wind and solar
Beach cleaners notice big increase in plastic waste from merchant ships washing up on our shores
Before the colonists came, we burned small and burned often to avoid big fires. It’s time to relearn cultural burning
Biden designates area sacred to tribes as largest national monument of his presidency
Big batteries, green hydrogen and range extenders: The big plan to decarbonise rail fleet
Big batteries storm the fossil fuel citadels, and spell the end for coal and gas
Big Business can’t stop its illegal, fantastically lucrative gossiping
Big electric trucks on the roads could be a long haul
The big idea: is it too late to stop extremism taking over politics?
Big Oil Bought my Favorite Science Influencer
Big oil quietly walks back on climate pledges as global heat records tumble
Big Oil’s Talent Crisis: High Salaries Are No Longer Enough
Big Oil’s trade group allies outspent clean energy groups by a whopping 27x, with billions in ads and lobbying to keep fossil fuels flowing
The big question of how small chips can get
The Big Red Button Argument for Unconditional Basic Income
Big Tech Can’t Stop Telling On Itself
Big W has withdrawn Welcome to Sex from its stores to protect staff – but teen sex education can keep young people safe
BlueWalker 3, an enormous and bright communications satellite, is genuinely alarming astronomers
‘Boys will be boys’: why consumers don’t punish big polluters for greenwashing lies
The Brilliant Inventor Who Made Two of History’s Biggest Mistakes
Canada is on fire, and big oil is the arsonist
Cat Godzillas: Giant Cats In Cities by Fransdita Muafidin
CEOs at Australia’s biggest companies earn 55 times more than typical worker, report finds
Chinese investors call for mandatory translation of property rules, as fallout at one of Australia's largest apartment buildings continues
Chinese protests are about more than COVID – student discontent has fuelled the biggest movement since Tiananmen Square
Cleaning up Australia’s 80,000 disused mines is a huge job – but the payoffs can outweigh the costs
Climate Change is a Bigger Existential Threat Than AI
Climate change is about to play a big role in government purchases – with vast implications for the US economy
‘Complete elation’ greeted Plibersek’s big plans to protect nature - but hurdles litter the path
COP27: one big breakthrough but ultimately an inadequate response to the climate crisis
‘Corrosive impact’: calls to ban political donations from Australia’s big four consultancies after PwC scandal
Darwin’s ‘sustainable’ Middle Arm project reveals Australia’s huge climate policy gamble
Deal to curb harmful fishing devices a ‘huge win’ for yellowfin tuna stocks
Dear Electric Vehicle Owners: You Don’t Need That Giant Battery
Debunking The Biggest MYTHS About EVs
Don’t fret about students using ChatGPT to cheat – AI is a bigger threat to educational equality
E-fuels: how big a niche can they carve out for cars?
Electric big rigs are going farther and charging faster
Emissions from WA gas project with world’s largest industrial carbon capture system rise by more than 50%
Ethiopia’s largest community conservation area brings Indigenous communities into the fold
European countries pledge huge expansion of North Sea wind farms
Europe’s Biggest Pension Fund Issues ESG Warning to Banks
Exclusive: Huge chunk of plants, animals in U.S. at risk of extinction
Five big challenges for Lula’s presidency of Brazil
The Flashlight-Wielding, Frog-Taxiing Guardians of Spring’s ‘Big Night’
Floods turn world’s biggest heavy metal festival into mudbath
From the basement to the big screen: how Dungeons & Dragons evolved from a game to a multi-media franchise
Fully Charged Live confirms return to Australia in 2024, but at bigger venue
Galapagos Giant Tortoises Prove Their Worth as Ecosystem Engineers
Gas can’t compete with wind, solar and storage, even in world’s biggest market
Gas industry still talking garbage about big batteries, knowing they will kill its dirty cartel
Gender-based violence is a big concern in hospitality – and women bear the brunt of managing it
Get inspired by the winners of Wiki Loves Monuments, the world’s largest photo contest
Giant Cracks Emerging Across US Southwest, Scientists Warn
Giant old trees are still being logged in Tasmanian forests. We must find ways of better protecting them
Giant sea lizards: fossils in Morocco reveal the astounding diversity of marine life 66 million years ago, just before the asteroid hit
Giant Study Identifies Dominant Force Driving Evolution on Earth Today
Giant tree-kangaroos once lived in unexpected places all over Australia, according to major new analysis
Giant Wind Farms Arise Off Scotland, Easing the Pain of Oil’s Decline
Glorious New Saturn Image: JWST Has Now Captured All 4 Giant Planets
Goodbye Mr Fabulous, the giant cuttlefish who let us into his world and changed ours for the better
Greece wildfire declared largest ever recorded in EU
Half of Australia’s biggest companies have net-zero emissions plans, but climate action may come too late
Here’s what Europe’s largest floating solar farm is going to look like
Here’s why The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom is big news – even among those who don’t see themselves as ‘gamers’
Historic transfer protects the largest intact bay in coastal South Carolina
Homeless numbers have jumped since COVID housing efforts ended – and the problem is spreading beyond the big cities
How Big Food Companies Are Greening the Farms That Supply Them
How Big Oil Is Hijacking The Climate Conference
How one Argentinian city overhauled its waste management to tackle one of the world's largest rubbish dumps
How the Biggest Fraud in German History Unravelled
Huge Cadia gold mine ordered to reduce polluting dust. Is it safe to live near a mine like this?
The huge fandoms of stars like Harry Styles are underestimated – but these highly creative communities can teach young people useful skills
Huge, FREE covid safety resource list
Huge protest in Israel over rightwing government’s judicial changes
Hundreds of lynx to be hunted in Sweden following biggest ever wolf cull
Hunters shoot dead 54 wolves in Sweden’s largest ever cull
I’m an OT and the biggest lesson for parents is in Bluey’s episode Muffin Cone
In Australia and South Africa, construction has started on the biggest radio observatory in Earth’s history
Indigenous and local communities see big gains in land rights, study shows
Inside the world’s biggest tech bazaars
Invasive species lead driver of biodiversity loss in Australia – and feral cats have biggest impact, report finds
Is Saudi Arabia using ‘sportswashing’ to simply hide its human rights abuses – or is there a bigger strategy at play?
Is ‘Toadzilla’ a sign of enormous cane toads to come? It’s possible – toads grow as large as their environment allows
‘It’s very big’: new species of giant trapdoor spider discovered in Queensland
The joke’s on us – how big tech is replicating our laughter online
JWST Spots Giant Black Holes All Over the Early Universe
“Key turning point:” Express freight giant makes biggest order for electric trucks in Australia
Labor’s proposal to fix broken environmental protection system comes with big question marks
Lake Superior’s largest private island to be sold to Nature Conservancy of Canada
Land clearing and fracking in Australia’s Northern Territory threatens the world’s largest intact tropical savanna
The largest dam demolition in history is approved for a Western river
Largest river and wetland restoration initiative in history launched at UN Water Conference
The Latest Dangerous Conspiracy Theory: That Conspiracy Theory Research Is Part Of A Big Conspiracy
Latin America poised to become renewable energy giant: report
Mangrove Forest Thrives Around What Was Once Latin America's Largest Landfill
Mar Menor: cleaning Europe's largest saltwater lagoon
Meet the biggest and most bizarre skink ever found in Australia. It became extinct 47,000 years ago
Melbourne tops Sydney as Australia’s biggest city – on a technicality
‘Momentous:’ US advances largest dam demolition in history
More than mumblecore and bigger than Barbie – who is Greta Gerwig?
Mozzies are everywhere right now – including giant ones and those that make us sick. Here’s what you need to know
Netherlands Set to Close Europe’s Biggest Gas Field in 2023
Next Big Thing: Communicating the next pandemic
Niéde Guidon’s 50-year fight to protect Serra da Capivara, the Americas’ largest prehistoric site
Northern Europe faces biggest relative increase in uncomfortable heat and is dangerously unprepared – new research
Norway’s largest electric truck is a 66t monster that will cut out 156 tons of CO2 annually
Not Big Brother, but close: a surveillance expert explains some of the ways we’re all being watched, all the time
Oceans absorb 30% of our emissions, driven by a huge carbon pump. Tiny marine animals are key to working out its climate impacts
One Big Thing I Learned About The Industry By Helping Start An EV Conversion Business
Online safety: what young people really think about social media, big tech regulation and adults ‘overreacting’
“Open Source” Seeds Loosen Big Ag’s Grip on Farmers
The Other Big Reason To Decarbonize The Way We Drive
Ottawa says it's making Canada's largest ever investment in protecting fresh water
Penguin paradise and geological freak: why Macquarie Island deserves a bigger marine park
People working on climate solutions are facing a big obstacle: conspiracy theories
The plight of the Japanese giant salamander: ‘23m years of DNA might die out’
Pollution at Australia’s largest Antarctic research station exceeded guidelines for almost 20 years
Post-Covid, post-bankruptcy Hertz is all-in on electric, with big implications for the EV, auto and rideshare market
Preparing homes for wildfires is big business that's only getting started
Recycling can release huge quantities of microplastics, study finds
Remote employees ‘don’t work as hard’, says head of world’s biggest commercial landlord
Reptile loss is a big deal on small islands
Research Finds Big Oil’s Trade Group Allies Outspent Clean Energy By A Whopping 27x
Rethinking the big spring clean chuck-out frenzy: how keeping old things away from the landfill can ‘spark joy’ in its own way
Revealed: more than 90% of rainforest carbon offsets by biggest provider are worthless, analysis shows
The rise of Yevgeny Prigozhin: how a one-time food caterer became Vladimir Putin’s biggest threat
Rooftop solar poised to become Australia's biggest power source amid coal's demise
Saudi Aramco’s $161bn profit is largest recorded by an oil and gas firm
Seizing the means of computation – how popular movements can topple Big Tech monopolies
Ship taller than Eiffel Tower will build biggest offshore wind farm
‘The shoes needing filling are on the large side of big’ – Jacinda Ardern’s legacy and Labour’s new challenge
Short selling Adani: how an obscure US firm profited from triggering the Indian giant’s price plunge
Solar panel technology is set to be turbo-charged – but first, a few big roadblocks have to be cleared
Solar Philippines to break ground on world’s ‘largest’ solar farm this year
Sweden’s biggest wolf cull starts but campaigners fight on
These homes replaced their gas stoves – and saw a huge drop in indoor pollution
Thinking of having a baby as the planet collapses? First, ask yourself 5 big ethical questions
‘This case has made legal history’: young Australians just won a human rights case against an enormous coal mine
This GIANT Electric Semi Can Swap Out Its Batteries!
This Giant Tamiya R/C Car Is Every ‘80s Kid’s Dream!
This startup is using robots to 3D print giant wind turbine blades
Three Big Questions We Face in the Age of Extinction
Thurloo Downs: The largest acquisition in NSW national parks history.
Tiny Forests With Big Benefits
Too big, too heavy and too slow to change: road transport is way off track for net zero
Trump is undermining the entire US judicial system with another big lie
Two women, one Social Security number, and a mighty big mess
UAE and Egypt advance development of Africa's biggest wind farm
Vaping found to be the biggest risk factor for teenage tobacco smoking
‘WA’s Christmas tree’: what mungee, the world’s largest mistletoe, can teach us about treading lightly
We are in denial about the huge consequences of long COVID on Canadians’ health
We could need 6 times more of the minerals used for renewables and batteries. How can we avoid a huge increase in mining impacts?
‘We may be looking at the end of capitalism’: One of the world’s oldest and largest investment banks warns ‘Greedflation’ has gone too far
Welcome to the big blimp boom
Welcome to the Big Blur
The West Australian goes big on Woodside’s ‘keeping lights on’ claim but keeps readers in dark on climate
Whaleback Pack Delivers California’s Largest Known Wolf Litter in Over 100 Years
What is spillover? Bird flu outbreak underscores need for early detection to prevent the next big pandemic
What the TRUCK?! Electric Vehicles Are Getting Bigger and Bigger!
‘What went wrong here?’: Big banks refuse coal king $1b debt refinance
Why is everyone buying truckzillas that are too big for our streets?
Why kites could be the next big thing for wind power
Why Silicon Valley’s biggest AI developers are hiring poets
Why Tasmania and Victoria dominate the list of Australia’s largest trees – and why these majestic giants are under threat
Why taxing the world’s biggest companies at 15% won’t fix the gaping hole in global tax rules
Woodside LNG: Australia’s ‘biggest’ contribution to climate crisis a step closer to 50-year extension
The world is hooked on junk food: how big companies pull it off
World’s biggest bat colony gathers in Zambia every year: we used artificial intelligence to count them
The World's Biggest Permafrost Crater is Melting Due To Rising Temperatures
The world’s biggest problem? Powerful psychopaths. | Brian Klaas
World’s largest battery maker announces major breakthrough in energy density
World’s Largest Lithium Mine Is In Australia
World’s largest ocean-going wooden sailing ship rescues sailboat
“Wrong direction:” Australia called out for betting bigger on fossil gas
Young Rohingya refugees are helping to turn world’s largest camp green
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