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Bike lanes: How cities across the world are responding to the pandemic

The health crisis is having an unexpected effect in some urban centers: motorists are losing space while cyclists are gaining it. EL PAÍS examined how Spanish cities, as well as some in Europe and the Americas, are adapting their cycleways to the new mobility reality

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Spanish ultrarunner Kilian Jornet takes on race against climate change

Known for his climbing feats, the elite athlete has started a foundation to protect mountain environments and pledged to restrict his own travel to reduce his carbon footprint

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Mar Menor: Nature’s payback

A saline lagoon in Spain’s southeastern region of Murcia has become a symbol of how a lack of respect for the environment can backfire. EL PAÍS traveled to what was once an idyllic spot to find out how things got this bad