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Half of life on Earth gone since humans arrived
22nd May - "Harder"
How can we stop destroying Earth?
No purchase needed to sit in Starbucks cafes
22nd May - "Easier"
Should you need to buy something to sit in a cafe?
Humans causing big shifts in freshwater locations
20th May - "Harder"
How is human activity changing freshwater?
Scientists close to cure for the common cold
18th May - "Easier"
How much do you hate catching a cold?
Time travelers invited to Stephen Hawking memorial
16th May - "Harder"
Where in time would you travel to?
Robo-caller fined for 96 million phone calls
14th May - "Easier"
What do you think about nuisance phone calls?
Malaysia to have 92-year-old leader
12th May - "Harder"
What do you thing of old leaders?
Carbon footprint of global tourism is huge
10th May - "Easier"
Should we travel less to help the planet?
Number of Japanese children at record low
8th May - "Harder"
What happens to a country with ageing societies and falling birth rates?
Singapore-Kuala Lumpur world's busiest air route
6th May - "Easier"
How important is air travel?
Best to learn a new language before age of 10
4th May - "Harder"
Is it never too late to start learning a language?
Every Indian village now has electricity
2nd May - "Easier"
What would life be like without electricity?
Cold noodles help nuclear-free Korea talks
30th April - "Harder"
Are cold noodles tastier than hot noodles?
Amazon Alexa to reward kids who say 'Please'
28th April - "Easier"
Is it good that technology is encouraging children to be more polite?
Children are as fit as endurance athletes
26th April - "Harder"
Why do children never run out of steam?
Get a job riding a Harley-Davidson all summer
24th April - "Easier"
What is your dream job?
Swaziland changes its name to eSwatini
22nd April - "Harder"
How much do you like your country's name?
Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for music
20th April - "Easier"
Is Kendrick Lamar now the greatest rapper of all time?
Social media site reverses LGBT ban after outcry
18th April - "Harder"
Should social media sites be allowed to ban content?
Going to bed late shortens our life, says study
16th April - "Easier"
Is it better to be a night owl or an early bird?
Japan finds enough rare-earth metals to last 700 years
14th April - "Harder"
What happens when we've used up all of Earth's minerals?
France to help make Saudi Arabia's first opera house
12th April - "Easier"
How can we make opera and classical music more popular?
Former Brazilian president in jail
10th April - "Harder"
How can we stop leaders from becoming corrupt?

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