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Airlines, banks and healthcare face disruptions in global IT outages

A global technical outage disrupted operations across multiple sectors on Friday, with airlines halting flights, some broadcasters off the air, and everything from banking to health care hit by systemic glitches. According to an alert sent to customers by global cybersecurity firm Crowdstrike and seen by Reuters, the company’s Falcon Sensor software causes Microsoft Windows to crash and display a …

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We’ve had 12 months of record-breaking global heat. How close are we to passing the 1.5C limit?

While the last 12 months have seen global temperatures reach 1.64 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, latest data According to the Copernicus climate research programme, this is not quite the same as exceeding the 1.5 degree Celsius limit set in the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement. But it is very worrying that we are almost there and that global warming has …

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