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UK government funding beavers to reduce floods, a new class of drugs for neurodegenerative diseases, and The Big Fix now on Instagram

The UK is bringing back beavers in its first government-funded flood reduction scheme; success in trials for Huntington's and Spinal Muscular Atrophy raise hopes that diseases such as Alzheimer's

and ALS could be tackled using a new class of drugs; and The Big Fix is now on Instagram at @thebigfixdaily

These stories and more in today's Solutions Digest:

• The Big Fix is now on Instagram at @thebigfixdaily

• How success in trials for Huntington's and Spinal Muscular Atrophy raise hopes that diseases such as Alzheimer's and ALS could be tackled using a new class of drugs. Read more here

• How years of widespread activism are paying off as the financial world starts to edge away from fossil fuel. Read more here

• How Sydney needs love and protection because destroying everything for speed and money isn't the only approach to city-making. Read more here

• How the UK is bringing back beavers in its first government-funded flood reduction scheme. Read more here

• How a new report suggests that a meat tax is inevitable to beat climate and health crises. Read more here

• How what is claimed to be the world's first fully solar-powered train is now operating on the New South Wales North Coast. Read more here

 

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