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COP25 climate change conference: What are you giving up for environment?
As the annual COP25 climate change summit continues in Madrid, we asked delegates from all over the world how they were adapting their lives for the sake of the environment.
2019-12-06 00:00:54
Gulf Coast corals face catastrophe
Gulf of Mexico coral reefs may only be saved by a dramatic reduction in greenhouse gas emissions beyond those called for in the Paris Agreement, according to Rice University-led research.
2019-12-05 00:00:00
Can Arctic 'ice management' combat climate change?
According to a much-debated geo-engineering approach, both sea-ice retreat and global warming could be slowed by using millions of wind-powered pumps, drifting in the sea ice, to promote ice formation during the Arctic winter.
2019-12-05 00:00:00
First 'lab in a field' experiment reveals a sunnier side of climate change
Pioneering experiments using heated field plots to test the responses of crops to temperature have revealed an unexpected plus side of climate change for farmers.
2019-12-05 00:00:00
Climate change is causing birds to shrink, study says
In the 'largest study of its kind' researchers studied 70,000 bird specimens over a 40-year period.
2019-12-04 17:42:40
Big Polluters Must Be 'Held Liable' for Destruction of Climate, Campaigners Say at COP 25
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2019-12-04 17:05:31
Climate change: Emissions edge up despite drop in coal
Emissions of CO2 have risen in 2019, say researchers, as oil and gas use continues to grow.
2019-12-04 00:27:03
Gulf of Mexico coral reefs to protect from storm surge in the future -- But will they?
LSU researcher Kristine DeLong uses 120,000-year-old fossils to predict how Gulf of Mexico coral reefs will respond to climate change toward the end of this century.
2019-12-04 00:00:00
Warmer temperatures will increase arsenic levels in rice, study shows
UW researchers have found that warmer temperatures, at levels expected under most climate change projections, can lead to higher concentrations of arsenic in rice grains.
2019-12-04 00:00:00
Study shows lake methane emissions should prompt rethink on climate change
Study sheds new light on the impact of natural methane production on global climate change assessments.
2019-12-04 00:00:00
'People Are Underestimating the Force of Angry Kids': Greta Thunberg Returns to Europe for Climate S
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2019-12-03 16:28:35
Greta Thunberg: People underestimate 'angry kids'
Climate activist Greta Thunberg said that adults should stop making young people "angry" over global warming.
2019-12-03 16:08:27
COP25: WWF and Prado Museum use art to show climate change
WWF and the Prado Museum join forces to raise the alarm during the COP25 summit in Madrid.
2019-12-03 14:21:54
Climate change: Last decade probably the warmest
Provisional data suggests the decade from 2010-2019 is the warmest yet recorded.
2019-12-03 08:30:21
Climate change: The COP25 talks trying to change the world
As the UN has its annual climate change conference, we look at what it's for and if it ever makes a difference.
2019-12-03 00:35:40
Detecting solar flares, more in real time
Computers can learn to find flares and other events in vast streams of solar images to help forecasters issue timely alerts, according to a new study in the Journal of Space Weather and Space Climate. The machine-learning technique, developed by CIRES and
2019-12-03 00:00:00
Scientists devise catalyst that uses light to turn carbon dioxide to fuel
In a recent study from Argonne, scientists have used sunlight and a catalyst largely made of copper to transform carbon dioxide to methanol.
2019-12-03 00:00:00
Co-combustion of wood and oil-shale reduces carbon emissions
Utilization of fossil fuels, which represents an increasing environmental risk, can be made more environmentally friendly by adding wood -- as concluded based on the preliminary results of the year-long study carried out by thermal engineers of Tallinn Un
2019-12-03 00:00:00
Raising plants to withstand climate change
Success with improving a model plant's response to harsh conditions is leading plant molecular researchers to move to food crops including wheat, barley, rice and chickpeas. Flinders University and La Trobe researchers in Australia are focusing on genes t
2019-12-03 00:00:00
Climate change: Study underpins key idea in Antarctic ice loss
The notion that thinning ice shelves enable glacier speed-up and mass loss is cemented.
2019-12-02 07:55:29
Climate change: COP25 talks open as 'point of no return' in sight
Politicians and diplomats meet in Spain as scientists and charities say urgent steps are needed.
2019-12-02 07:27:37
200 countries meet in Madrid for climate change discussions
Almost 200 countries are meeting in Madrid to discuss what they're doing to tackle climate change.
2019-12-02 07:09:34
Climate change: Critical year for climate change starts in Madrid
Delegates from almost 200 countries meet in the Spanish capital on Monday.
2019-12-02 00:09:15
Climate change and human activities threatens picky penguins
Eating a krill-only diet has made one variety of Antarctic penguin especially susceptible to the impacts of climate change, according to new research involving the University of Saskatchewan (USask) which sheds new light on why some penguins are winners a
2019-12-02 00:00:00
Discovery of an unusual protein
Scientists from Bremen discover an unusual protein playing a significant role in the Earth's nitrogen cycle. The novel heme-containing cytochrome is involved in the anammox process, which is responsible for producing half of the dinitrogen gas in the atmo
2019-12-02 00:00:00
Decrying 'Utterly Inadequate' Efforts to Tackle Climate Crisis, UN Chief Declares 'Our War Against N
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2019-12-01 15:56:04
'Be on the Right Side of History': Ahead of COP 25, Demand for Govts to Break Free From Fossil Fuels
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2019-11-28 15:51:02
'Existential Threat to Civilization': Planetary Tipping Points Make Climate Bets Too Dangerous, Scie
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2019-11-28 12:18:02
General election 2019: What parties' environment promises really mean
It's the greenest election campaign ever - but how much are the parties promising on climate change?
2019-11-28 02:08:45
Climate Change: Plan to cut carbon emissions from concerts
Scientists team up with group Massive Attack to create blueprint that will 'transform the music industry'.
2019-11-28 01:35:33
Climate Change: Are we passing some key 'tipping points'?
Irreversible climatic changes could be triggered in a few decades say some scientists but not everyone agrees.
2019-11-27 18:15:48
Election explained: What to look out for on climate change and the environment
If you care about what the parties are promising to do about the environment, here are some key issues to watch for.
2019-11-27 02:41:47
COP25 special collection: Keep climate change impacts under control by making biodiversity a focus
Under a 2°Celsius warming scenario, 80 to 83% of language areas in New Guinea -- home to the greatest biological and linguistic diversity of any tropical island on Earth -- will experience decreases in the diversity of useful plant species by 2070, a
2019-11-27 00:00:00
Nearly 40% of species are very rare and are vulnerable to climate change
Almost 40 percent of global flora is categorized as 'exceedingly rare,' and these species are most at risk of extinction by human development and as the climate continues to change, according to new University of Arizona-led research.
2019-11-27 00:00:00
Climate Expert Says UN Emissions Report Makes Clear Only Solution Is to 'Cut Off Supply of Fossil Fu
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2019-11-26 19:31:33
Climate change: 'Bleak' outlook as carbon emissions gap grows
The UN says nations must "dramatically strengthen" carbon cuts to avoid dangerous climate change.
2019-11-26 08:04:38
Big trucks, little emissions
Researchers reveal a new integrated, cost-efficient way of converting ethanol for fuel blends that can reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
2019-11-26 00:00:00
Satellite tracking Guam's Tropical Storm Kammuri
The National Weather Service in Guam has posted warnings as Tropical Storm Kammuri lingers nearby. The NOAA-20 satellite provided forecasters with an image of the storm.
2019-11-26 00:00:00
'Climate change is a disability rights issue'
In a high-profile Letter in Science, University of Konstanz climate scientist and ecologist Dr Aleksandra Kosanic, an Associate Fellow of the University of Konstanz's Zukunftskolleg, draws attention to the fact that disabled populations have, until now, b
2019-11-26 00:00:00
'Another Year. Another Record.': Levels of Key Climate-Heating Gases Hit New Highs in 2018, UN Revea
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2019-11-25 16:32:09
Climate change: Greenhouse gas concentrations again break records
The World Meteorological Organization says the levels of warming gases continue to reach new highs.
2019-11-25 10:02:16
LANL news: Drought impact study shows new issues for plants and carbon dioxide
Extreme drought's impact on plants will become more dominant under future climate change, as noted in a paper out today in the journal Nature Climate Change.
2019-11-25 00:00:00
The heat is on
Climate change is reorganizing the life in our oceans in a big way: as waters warm, cold-loving species, from plankton to fish, leave the area and warm water species become more successful. So say an international group of scientists in the most comprehen
2019-11-25 00:00:00
New study looks to biological enzymes as source of hydrogen fuel
Research from the University of Illinois and the University of California, Davis has chemists one step closer to recreating nature's most efficient machinery for generating hydrogen gas. This new development may help clear the path for the hydrogen fuel i
2019-11-25 00:00:00
Climate change is reshaping communities of ocean organisms
Climate change is reshaping communities of fish and other sea life, according to a pioneering study on how ocean warming is affecting the mix of species. The study, published in the journal Nature Climate Change, covers species that are important for fish
2019-11-25 00:00:00
Study examines women's ability to adapt effectively to climate change
New research led by the University of East Anglia (UEA) suggests that male migration and poor working conditions for women combine with institutional failure or poverty to hamper women's ability to adapt to climate variability and change in Asia and Afric
2019-11-25 00:00:00
Marine community composition shifts in predictable ways in warming oceans
Global simulations suggest plankton and fish species are showing resilience to climate change by going deeper underwater or moving to higher latitudes.
2019-11-25 00:00:00
Coal Knew Too: Explosive Report Shows Industry Was Aware of Climate Threat as Far Back as 1966
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2019-11-22 17:31:20
El Nino swings more violently in the industrial age, compelling hard evidence says
El Ninos, La Ninas, and the climate phenomenon that drives them have become more extreme in the times of human-induced climate change, says hard physical evidence spanning millennia that has recently come together.
2019-11-22 00:00:00
Samoa climate change resilience challenges Western perceptions
The resilience of Samoan communities in the face of climate change is providing a blueprint for other nations to follow, according to Samoa and Otago researchers.
2019-11-22 00:00:00
Buy less, be happier and build a healthy planet
You may feel like you can't do anything to stop climate change. But climate activists who joined in grassroots movements managed to cut their carbon footprints and were still happier than their non-activist peers, new research shows.
2019-11-22 00:00:00
Study: Wildfires in Oregon's blue mountains to become more frequent, severe due to climate change
Under a warming climate, wildfires in Oregon's southern Blue Mountains will become more frequent, more extensive and more severe, according to a new Portland State University-led study.
2019-11-21 00:00:00
Grid reliability under climate change may require more power generation capacity
Researchers applied a new modeling approach for long-term planning of the U.S. power grid under future climate and water resource conditions. The new approach shows the grid may need an additional 5.3% to 12% of power-generating capacity to meet demand an
2019-11-21 00:00:00
Fish in California estuaries are evolving as climate change alters their habitat
The threespine stickleback, a small fish found throughout the coastal areas of the Northern Hemisphere, is famously variable in appearance from one location to another, making it an ideal subject for studying how species adapt to different environments. A
2019-11-21 00:00:00
Climate change reassessment prompts call for a 'more sober' discourse
An international research team has called for a more sober discourse around climate change prospects, following an extensive reassessment of climate change's progress and its mitigation.They argue that climate change models have understated potential warm
2019-11-21 00:00:00
Scientists first to develop rapid cell division in marine sponges
Despite efforts over multiple decades, there are still no cell lines for marine invertebrates. For the first time, scientists have developed a breakthrough in marine invertebrate (sponge) cell culture, demonstrating exceptionally fast cell division and th
2019-11-21 00:00:00
Climate change: China coal surge threatens Paris targets
China is adding coal power equivalent to the EU's entire generating capacity.
2019-11-20 12:18:24
Musicians 'have to be proactive' on climate change
Emma Banks puts on tours for some of the world's biggest musicians - but says they need to change.
2019-11-20 06:56:59
Asking if behavior can be changed on climate crisis
One of the more complex problems facing social psychologists today is whether any intervention can move people to change their behavior about climate change and protecting the environment for the sake of future generations. Now Hanne Melgård Watkins
2019-11-20 00:00:00
Beyond the green revolution
There has been a substantial increase in food production over the last 50 years, but it has been accompanied by a narrowing in the diversity of cultivated crops. New research shows that diversifying crop production can make food supply more nutritious, re
2019-11-19 00:00:00
Decarbonizing the power sector
Electricity supply is one of the biggest CO2 emitters globally. To keep global warming well below 2°C, several paths lead to zero emissions in the energy sector, and each has its potential environmental impacts -- such as air and water pollution, lan
2019-11-19 00:00:00
First evidence of the impact of climate change on Arctic Terns
New study shows how changes in Antarctic sea ice is driving one of the world's smallest seabirds to forage further for food.
2019-11-18 00:00:00
Nitrous oxide, a greenhouse gas, is on the rise
A new study from an international group of scientists finds we are releasing more of the greenhouse gas nitrous oxide into the atmosphere than previously thought.
2019-11-18 00:00:00
Nitrous oxide levels are on the rise
Nitrous oxide is a greenhouse gas and one of the main stratospheric ozone depleting substances on the planet. According to new research, we are releasing more of it into the atmosphere than previously thought.
2019-11-18 00:00:00
Extinction Rebellion Members Blockade Private Jet Terminal Used by Wealthy Elites in Geneva
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2019-11-16 17:01:52
Irish Youth Activists at First-Ever Climate Assembly Implore Govt to Listen to Science
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2019-11-15 20:00:27
General election 2019: Lib Dems pledge £100bn climate fund over five years
Plan to "decarbonise capitalism" would be funded by extra borrowing and tax changes, party says.
2019-11-15 16:56:34
Climate change: Warming signal links global floods and fires
Scientists say rising temperatures are having a big influence on the scale and frequency of extreme weather events.
2019-11-15 10:26:54
'Climategate': Did a hacking scandal slow down action for climate change?
What happened after a data hack suggested that climate change caused by humans is a hoax?
2019-11-15 01:18:50
The forests of the Amazon are an important carbon sink
The world's tropical forests store huge quantities of carbon in their biomass and thus constitute an important carbon sink. However, current estimates of the amount of carbon dioxide stored in tropical forests of the Amazon vary largely. Scientists at the
2019-11-15 00:00:00
'Beginning of the End of Climate-Wrecking Fossil Fuel Finance': World's Largest Public Bank Ditches
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2019-11-14 21:55:50
UNH researchers find climate change and turf seaweed causing 'patchy' seascape
Researchers at the University of New Hampshire find environmental developments caused by climate change are contributing to the transformation of the seafloor to a lower, more patchy seascape dominated by shrub-like seaweed which could impact species habi
2019-11-14 00:00:00
Global climate change concerns for Africa's Lake Victoria
UH Researcher and team developed a model to project lake levels in world's largest tropical lake
2019-11-14 00:00:00
Venice floods: Climate change behind highest tide in 50 years, says mayor
A state of disaster is declared as the Italian city is hit with a high tide of more than 1.87m.
2019-11-13 13:11:19
Light at the end of the nanotunnel for future catalysts
Using a new type of nanoreactor, researchers at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, have succeeded in mapping catalytic reactions on individual metallic nanoparticles. Their work could help improve chemical processes, and lead to better catalysts a
2019-11-13 00:00:00
How giant kelp may respond to climate change
Like someone from Minnesota being dropped into an Arizona heat wave, giant kelp living in cooler, high-latitude waters were more vulnerable to excessive heat than kelp already living in warmer, Southern California waters, according to a study of Chilean a
2019-11-13 00:00:00
When reporting climate-driven human migration, place matters
Location matters when talking about how climate might or might not be driving migration from Central America. Climate research in the dry corridor region revealed a complex pattern of change. If you average across the entire region you wouldn't see a tre
2019-11-13 00:00:00
Tuna carbon ratios reveal shift in food web
The ratio of carbon isotopes in three common species of tuna has changed substantially since 2000, suggesting major shifts are also taking place in the phytoplankton populations that form the basis of the ocean's food web, according to a new international
2019-11-13 00:00:00
Something old, something new in the ocean's blue
Microbiologists at the Max Planck Institutes in Marburg and Bremen have discovered a new metabolic process in the ocean. Ranging from molecular structures of individual genes and detection of their global distribution, their results give insight into the
2019-11-13 00:00:00
Citing Deep Commitment to Medicare for All and Green New Deal, Nation's Largest Nurses Union Endorse
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2019-11-12 11:36:44
Stalled weather patterns will get bigger due to climate change
Climate change will increase the size of stalled high-pressure systems that can cause heat waves, droughts and other extreme weather, according to a new study in Geophysical Research Letters.
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Deep neural networks speed up weather and climate models
A team of environmental and computation scientists at the US Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory are collaborating to use deep neural networks, a type of machine learning, to replace the parameterizations of certain physical schemes i
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Individual climate models may not provide the complete picture
Equilibrium climate sensitivity -- how sensitive the Earth's climate is to changes in atmospheric carbon dioxide -- may be underestimated in individual climate models, according to a team of climate scientists.
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Ancient rain gauge: New evidence links groundwater, climate changes in deep time
Changes in groundwater millions of years ago created alternating layers of vivid yellow and brown in the mineral sphalerite, and those variations align with movements in Earth's orbit that impacted climate in the deep past, Penn State scientists found.
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Nitrous oxide emissions set to rise in the Pacific Ocean
The acidification of the Pacific Ocean in northern Japan is increasing the natural production rate of N2O, an ozone-depleting greenhouse gas. That's the finding of a study carried out jointly by scientists at EPFL, Tokyo Institute of Technology and Japan
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Bacteria may contribute more to climate change as planet heats up
As bacteria adapt to hotter temperatures, they speed up their respiration rate and release more carbon, potentially accelerating climate change.
2019-11-12 00:00:00
Climate change: Bigger hurricanes are now more damaging
The most damaging tropical cyclones are three times more frequent now than they were 100 years ago.
2019-11-11 20:53:54
Climate change: Speed limits for ships can have 'massive' benefits
Cutting the speed of ships by 20% can benefit health, protect whales and limit warming, say campaigners.
2019-11-11 00:51:45
Climate change: Airlines accused of hypocrisy over 'fuel-tankering'
A British Airways insider says the industry deliberately fills planes with extra fuel to save costs.
2019-11-11 00:47:28
Government should address climate change, health and taxes as one issue
Protecting our climate will protect health, and implementing evidence-based policies that consider action to meet targets on global warming, the economy, taxes and health together should be a priority for Canada's government, argues an editorial in CMAJ (
2019-11-11 00:00:00
Finding common ground for scientists and policymakers on soil carbon and climate change
In an opinion published in Nature Sustainability, a group of scientists argue that public debate about the role of soil carbon in battling climate change is undermining the potential for policymakers to implement policies that build soil carbon for other
2019-11-11 00:00:00
Combining satellites, radar provides path for better forecasts
Every minute counts when it comes to predicting severe weather. Combing data from cutting-edge geostationary satellites and traditional weather radar created a path toward earlier, more accurate warnings, according to Penn State researchers who studied su
2019-11-11 00:00:00
New findings on nitrous oxide emissions from northern trees surprised scientists
A recently published study, completed by researchers from the University of Helsinki together with Dr Katerina Machacova, a visiting scholar, demonstrates that boreal forests of the Northern Hemisphere are sources of the greenhouse gas nitrous oxide (N2O)
2019-11-11 00:00:00
Rising grain prices in response to phased climatic change during 1736-1850 in the North China Plain
The links between climatic change and grain price anomalies in the North China Plain (NCP) during the Qing Dynasty were analyzed. The grain price change in NCP showed an apparent correspondence with climatic transition. The correspondence between grain pr
2019-11-11 00:00:00
Climate change: Sea ice loss linked to spread of deadly virus
Scientists say the decline of Arctic sea ice is connected to the spread of disease among marine mammals.
2019-11-08 09:56:22
Coastlines' contribution to climate change might have been underestimated
Permafrost coasts make up about one third of the Earth's total coastline. As a result of accelerated climate change, whole sections of coastline rapidly thaw, and erode into the Arctic Ocean. A new study published in the journal Geophysical Research Lette
2019-11-08 00:00:00
When 92% of Democrats and 67% of Swing Voters in Key Battleground States Support Green New Deal, Pel
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2019-11-07 21:46:17
Concordia research shows how climate change will affect hydropower production in Canada
Changing climate and weather patterns are going to have dramatic impacts on Canada's production potential of hydroelectricity, according to new Concordia research. hydropower giant Quebec will see its hydroelectricity output potential jump by as much as 1
2019-11-07 00:00:00
Unless warming is slowed, emperor penguins will be marching towards extinction
Emperor penguins are some of the most striking and charismatic animals on Earth, but a new study from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) has found that a warming climate may render them extinct by the end of this century. The study, which was
2019-11-07 00:00:00
Nuclear fusion is 'a question of when, not if'
Scientists say we are close to making fusion power a reality - but will it arrive in time to combat climate change?
2019-11-06 05:45:59
General election 2019: Could climate change become a top priority?
Polling suggests the environment is one of three key issues for voters - but by the end of the campaign will politicians be answering their questions?
2019-11-06 02:30:28
Climate change: ‘Clear and unequivocal’ emergency, say scientists
Around 11,000 scientists have endorsed research that says the world is facing a climate emergency.
2019-11-06 01:32:13
Climate change alters Highland red deer gene pool
Scientists say they have seen "evolution in action" in the Highlands because of warmer temperatures.
2019-11-05 19:09:31
Climate change: Asia 'coal addiction' must end, UN chief warns
António Guterres says Asian countries must use greener energy sources to tackle the climate crisis.
2019-11-02 18:18:12
Woodhouse Colliery: First UK deep coal mine in decades to go ahead
The new mine in Cumbria could create 500 jobs but protesters argue it will contribute to global warming.
2019-11-02 15:58:28
Climate change: Thousands invited to join citizens' assembly
The MPs' initiative will look at what members of the public can do to reduce CO2.
2019-11-02 01:08:40
Climate policies 'will transform UK landscape'
Britain's countryside could be transformed by policies to combat climate change.
2019-11-01 07:27:35
Climate change 'making mountaineering riskier'
Thinning ice and snow cover is leading to more rock-falls and landslides.
2019-11-01 00:44:07
Climate change: Spain offers to host COP25 in Madrid
After Chile withdraws from holding the global climate summit, Spain offers to host it in Madrid.
2019-10-31 16:18:02
Climate change: Sea level rise to affect 'three times more people'
A new analysis of land heights suggests coastal regions are at greater risk of flooding.
2019-10-30 13:00:01
'Horrifying' New Research Shows Rising Sea Levels Could Wipe Out Major Cities, Displace 150 Million
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2019-10-30 10:29:16
'Vulnerable Communities Continue to Pay the Price' of Climate Inaction as PG&E Cuts Power to 180,000
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2019-10-24 17:07:33
'We Have to Get This Right': Historic Bill in US House Would Create Specific Protections for Climate
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2019-10-24 14:22:36
From the Olympics to a climate change activist
Rok Rozman competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Now he has kayaked across six countries to help defend rivers against dams.
2019-10-23 23:13:38
Ellie Goulding on climate change: 'The backlash grows ever uglier'
Singer Ellie Goulding spoke at the One Young World summit encouraging young people to stay positive.
2019-10-23 19:30:38
House Democrats Hold Historic Hearing on How Big Oil Spent Decades Trying to 'Suppress the Truth' Ab
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2019-10-23 18:39:05
'This Is How We Change the World': To Address Climate Crisis, Video Explains, Democracy Movements Mu
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2019-10-22 17:42:58
Climate change: Peatlands 'turning into carbon sources'
Scientists call for urgent action to prevent peatlands drying out and releasing vast stores of carbon.
2019-10-21 17:33:01
Climate change: Boris Johnson to chair new committee
A committee is set up to push climate action but critics point to delay on environment policy.
2019-10-16 21:38:36
With Babies in Tow, Mothers With Extinction Rebellion Target Google HQ Over Its Funding of 'Climate
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2019-10-16 15:45:12
Prince William calls for climate change action on glacier visit
The Duke of Cambridge calls for more education and awareness during a visit to northern Pakistan.
2019-10-16 14:06:17
Central heating boilers 'put climate change goals at risk'
The UK will not meet its climate change targets without a revolution in home heating, a think tank says.
2019-10-14 23:15:56
Climate change: Big lifestyle changes are the only answer
The experts tell us that small, easy changes alone will not be enough to combat climate change.
2019-10-11 17:03:52
Study Predicts 'Frightening Future' for North American Birds, With Two-Thirds of Species Extinct by
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Julia Conley, staff writer</div></div></div><d
2019-10-11 16:06:26
Climate change: Emperor penguin 'needs greater protection'
The Antarctic icon could lose more than half its population by 2100, say scientists.
2019-10-08 23:11:19
Drax: Block on power station development overruled
The Planning Inspectorate had ruled against new gas-fired turbines on climate change concerns.
2019-10-07 11:50:38
Hampshire farmers join Extinction Rebellion climate protest
They want to highlight the fact they are one of the industries worst affected by climate change.
2019-10-04 23:31:34
Report Shows 'Stunning and Dramatic' Scenes of Thawing Permafrost in Siberia That 'Leaves Millions o
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Jessica Corbett, staff writer</div></div></div>&l
2019-10-04 19:57:35
Climate change: Polarstern icebreaker begins year-long Arctic drift
The research vessel is spearheading the biggest ever scientific expedition at the North Pole.
2019-10-04 18:33:46
Extinction Rebellion 'lose control of fake blood hose'
Climate change activists sprayed fake blood outside the Treasury - but the jet was too powerful.
2019-10-03 15:57:58
Vladimir Putin criticises Greta Thunberg's UN speech on climate change
Russian president Vladimir Putin said there was a need to be "realistic" about renewable energy.
2019-10-03 12:43:54
Despite 'Enormous Potential' as Carbon Sink, Australia's Damaged Coastal Ecosystems Spewing Millions
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Jessica Corbett, staff writer</div></div></div>&l
2019-10-01 18:10:47
'Most Important Climate Leader in the Senate': Green Groups Back Sen. Ed Markey in Primary Fight Wit
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Eoin Higgins, staff writer</div></div></div><d
2019-10-01 16:38:43
Green developments 'could avoid planning red tape'
The Scottish government may remove the need to apply for planning permission for projects that tackle climate change.
2019-09-29 23:43:57
The Displaced: Climate change in Vietnam 'destroying family life'
Vietnam is one of the most vulnerable countries to climate change - we meet the families on the front lines.
2019-09-29 23:02:07
Parisians fight climate change with a surprising weapon
An initiative in Paris is trying to persuade restaurants to turn food waste into compost.
2019-09-27 20:53:41
Climate change: The girl inspired by Greta to help the planet
Anwen Whitehead is getting her family to make small changes, inspired by campaigner Greta Thunberg.
2019-09-26 23:51:07
New Research Warns Severe Climate-Related Droughts Could Threaten 60% of Global Wheat Crop by 2100
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Jessica Corbett, staff writer</div></div></div>&l
2019-09-26 15:03:04
Climate emergency: 'Not much changed' in Scotland
A former SNP environment minister says 'not very much has changed' in Scotland on climate emergency.
2019-09-26 05:38:14
Mont Blanc: Glacier in danger of collapse, experts warn
Global warming is blamed as a huge section of glacier on the Italian side looks set to break away.
2019-09-25 09:26:20
Climate change: UN panel signals red alert on 'Blue Planet'
A top panel of scientists says the oceans and frozen regions are feeling the heat from rising temperatures as never before.
2019-09-25 09:00:09
Greenbrier Valley floods: Confronting climate change in Trump's coal country
West Virginia, the heart of US coal country, is increasingly advocating for energy alternatives.
2019-09-24 13:14:40
Introduce frequent flyer levy to fight emissions, government told
The Committee on Climate Change says the extra tax would help curb the growing demand for air travel.
2019-09-24 10:40:20
Satellite will gain hi-res view of greenhouse effect
Europe's Forum mission will obtain important new data to improve projections of future climate change.
2019-09-24 08:46:52
Climate change: Scientists to report on ocean 'emergency' caused by warming
Researchers from around the world meet to finalise a study on the impact of warming on oceans and icy regions.
2019-09-24 00:07:19
Greta Thunberg: 'Leaders failed us on climate change'
The Swedish teenage activist makes an emotional plea at a special UN climate summit in New York.
2019-09-23 16:26:27
Turning Back on Climate Summit, Trump Hosts 'Religious Freedom' Session at UN
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Andrea Germanos, staff writer</div></div></div>&l
2019-09-23 15:56:50
'An Obligation to Make Radical Change': At Youth Climate Summit, Young Leaders Say Merely Listening
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Julia Conley, staff writer</div></div></div><d
2019-09-22 16:11:13
Climate change: Impacts 'accelerating' as leaders gather for UN talks
A snapshot of the latest science, published as politicians gather in New York, says climate change is speeding up.
2019-09-22 14:05:57
Backed by Over Two Dozen Cities and States, California Sues Trump Admin for Revoking Authority to Ad
<div class="field field--name-field-hp-author field--type-text field--label-hidden"><div class="field__items"><div class="field__item even">Jessica Corbett, staff writer</div></div></div>&l
2019-09-20 19:06:10
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