Welcome to this week's edition of our Snippets newsletter.
As we enter the third week of lockdown here in NZ, you are likely reading this at home and we hope that you and your loved ones are healthy and safe.
Although most of the news is pretty grim at the moment, we have done our best to bring you a selection of articles that will bring you hope. We start by contrasting the COVID-19 pandemic with the most severe threat to life on earth - global warming. It's a sobering outlook, but we then switch to some more promising news on climate action and finish with an encouraging scientific review of the future of the oceans.
Covid-19 has simply dominated the international media headlines, like no other, including the September 11 terrorist attac