The Weekly Round Up: March 19-25

enter Welcome back to the Weekly Round Up!  This week was actually a pretty good week.  Sure, Trump issued a permit for the Keystone XL, coral reefs are in the shitter essentially globally, and Shell’s doing some real shady shit in Nigeria- but, scientists have reversed some of the signs of ageing in mice, plants can learn from environmental cues, and the dinosaur family tree might get a complete face-lift. So let’s dive in! Judge orders Exxon to turn over Tillerson’s “Wayne Tracker” climate emails

“Moore’s law” for carbon would defeat global warming

Canada is investing $2 billion in a climate disaster mitigation fund

Huge coral bleaching event in South China Sea warns of global devastation triggered by climate change, suggest study

The Arctic, Antarctic poles just set a terrifying new record for low levels of sea ice

Microfibers from clothes contaminating marine environment

Keystone XL: Trump issues permit to begin construction of pipeline

Shell accused of concealing data on the health effects of two major oil spills on Nigerian communities

Drug “reverse” ageing in animal tests

Hydrogen-powered train with zero emissions completes test run in Germany

Dinosaur family tree poised for colossal shake-up

Germany converting a huge coal mine into giant renewable battery

Europe poised for total ban on bee-harming pesticides

And finally, Learning by association in plants

That’s it for this week’s Round Up though, be sure to comment below with your thoughts and opinions, or if we missed any major environmental news this week.