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Today β€” April 1st 2020NYT Environment

When Humans Are Sheltered in Place, Wild Animals Will Play

By Sandra E. Garcia

Goats in Wales; coyotes in San Francisco; rats, rats, everywhere: With much of the world staying home to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, animals have ventured out where normally the presence of people would keep them away.

Yesterday β€” March 31st 2020NYT Environment

Out of Retirement, Into the Coronavirus Fight

By Catrin Einhorn

These are a few of the retired nurses, doctors and other health care workers helping to shore up a system under siege.

Oil Companies on Tumbling Prices: β€˜Disastrous, Devastating’

By Clifford Krauss

The use of gasoline and other fuels is dropping as Saudi Arabia and Russia increase production, sending oil prices to their lowest level in a generation.

Before yesterdayNYT Environment

Vodka From Thin Air: An Unusual Climate Prize Hits a Coronavirus Snag

By Christopher Flavelle

Inventors were about to test their ideas for making money by selling things made out of carbon dioxide, the main culprit in global warming. Then the pandemic struck.

FEMA Says at Least 7 People at the Disaster Agency Have the Coronavirus

By Christopher Flavelle and Zolan Kanno-Youngs

Union officials at FEMA say they would like to know where they work in order to warn other employees who might be exposed and to avoid putting the public at added risk.

How to Take Care of Your Lungs

By ZoΓ« Schlanger

If you’re one of millions of Americans exposed to air pollution, you may be at a greater risk of catching the coronavirus — and of having a more severe infection.

In Negotiations, Givers Are Smarter Than Takers

By Adam Grant

Generosity is a sign of intelligence, and givers are the rising tide that lifts all boats.

Trump’s Environmental Rollbacks Find Opposition Within: Staff Scientists

By Coral Davenport

Federal scientists and lawyers, told to undo regulations that some have worked on for decades, have embedded data into technical documents that environmental lawyers are using to challenge the rollbacks.

Australia’s Record Heat Means Another Blow to Great Barrier Reef

By Richard PΓ©rez-PeΓ±a

For the third time in five years, abnormally warm water has caused a “mass bleaching” of coral, and some of it will not survive. Scientists say global warming is killing reefs worldwide.

Climate and the $2 Trillion Stimulus Package

By Lisa Friedman and Alexander Villegas

Also this week, how drought can help the coronavirus spread

Jane Goodall Is Self-Isolating, Too

By James Gorman

She’s in England, in the house she grew up in, and she has a few thoughts about chimpanzees, the coronavirus pandemic and the loo paper shortage.