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Manola Brunet
CHAIR OF THE WORLD METEOROLOGICAL ORGANISATION’S CLIMATOLOGY COMMISSION. PROFESSOR OF CLIMATOLOGY AT THE URV

“We’re losing the seasons”

One of the most respected voices in the climate change debate, Brunet says there is still time to stop global warming if politicians take bold action now, but trusting everything to long-term agendas has its risks

Xavi Jiménez
PRESIDENT OF THE GEPEC-EDC ECOLOGIST GROUP AND SECRETARY OF THE CATALAN FEDERATION OF ECOLOGISTS

“We must take action now”

Environmental groups warn that the necessary measures are not being taken to mitigate the effects of the environmental crisis. We spoke to the head of the GEPEC-EdC, which has been working to preserve nature for over 35 years

Half a century of struggle

Fifty years ago, a group of Canadian and American activists tried to stop atomic tests from taking place in Alaska. Thus was born what has become the most important environmentalist NGO in the world: Greenpeace

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More blah blah blah?

The COP26 UN climate change summit that brings together most of the world’s leaders in Scotland this month should represent the end of rhetoric and the beginning of strong and effective action. The summit,...

Elvira Dyangani Ose. maria palau. mpalau@elpuntavui.cat

“I want a more human Macba”

I haven’t spoken Catalan for 20 years, you’ll have to forgive me,“ she apologises. Yet there is no need for her to apologise at all, as she speaks perfect Catalan throughout the whole interview....

Among the remains of a shipwreck

Sunken ships attract a great deal of interest from divers determined to explore the remains, which are usually full of life and hide curious stories from times gone by

Stories under the sea

The Catalan coast has witnessed numerous shipwrecks, some of which have become important archaeological sites

Musicals lead the recovery

‘I love you when I’m drunk’, ‘Singing in the Rain’, ‘Billy Elliot’ and ‘Fame’ all feature in this autumn’s theatre season

Jordi Bordes. jbordes@elpuntavui.cat

Theatre festival in a million

If all 39,000 tickets are sold this year, Temporada Alta will have attracted a million spectators in its 30-year history

Jordi Bordes. jbordes@elpuntavui.cat

Theatre without limits

Private and public theatres have been pushing the health authorities to remove capacity restrictions