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Prince William and Sir David Attenborough join forces on ‘Earthshot’ prize

Prince William and Sir David Attenborough join forces on ‘Earthshot’ prize

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Prince William and Sir David Attenborough have joined forces to launch what they hope will become the "Nobel Prize for environmentalism".They say the search is on for 50 solutions to the world's gravest environmental problems by 2030.With £50m to be awarded over a decade, the "Earthshot Prize" is the biggest environmental prize ever.The Prince said he wanted the planet to be handed over to future generations "in a better state than we found it." Anyone could win, said the Prince, as he called for "amazing people" to create "brilliant innovative projects".These, he said, could help save the planet.To mark the event BBC Radio 4's Today Programme has secured an unprecedented exclusive joint interview with the Prince and Sir David. ...