31 Dec '15, 4pm

Here are the top happy environmental stories of 2015

While the top environmental stories of the year include more than a few bummers, it wasn’t all doom and gloom for the planet in 2015. Here we take a look at some of the more positive developments, from the Paris Agreement to the Yellowstone of the Amazon and the “mystery whale” that was finally documented in the wild. 1. The world is finally getting serious about tackling climate change. In case you missed it somehow, 195 countries reached a historic agreement to address climate change in Paris this December. The Paris Agreement has its share of critics, many of whom point out that the commitment made by all those countries to keep global temperature rise “well below” 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) above pre-industrial levels is non-binding. Which means nearly 200 countries basically just promised to try really hard to lower emissions, but not to accept any pen...

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