Seven died. More than 100 are missing. Workers were trapped. Hydropower projects were destroyed, and the Dhauli Ganga river at Joshimath hit a record high.
Pregnancy loss has economic, social and cultural costs for South Asian women and their families, quite apart from the health risks alone. Their leaders must reduce air pollution to promote maternal health.
To achieve them, people need to be at the center of the transformation.
The renewed interest in nuclear energy projects in Central-Eastern Europe has hardly gone unnoticed around the planet.
Much of Africa is likely to exceed a 2°C rise and more likely to see a 3-6°C rise by 2100 if high emissions continue. That's far beyond the temperature rise limited by the 2015 Paris Agreement.
"Nature-based interventions could be prescribed to assist individuals attempting to give up smoking," says lead author Leanne Martin.