19 February, 2017 – Biologists warn that the effects of climate change on wild creatures are creating a much greater extinction threat than policymakers realise.
3 February, 2017 – Almost a quarter of a million square miles of forest have been destroyed as fires rage out of control across central and southern Chile.
30 January, 2017 – The warming atmosphere will mean a rise in mild weather for parts of the US, scientists find, but a gradual global drop.
28 January, 2017 – Western post-war scientific studies in the Arctic were primarily driven by military concerns about Soviet activities in the region.
27 January, 2017 – A British scientist says the UK Prime Minister, Theresa May, should try to dispel Donald Trump’s climate doubts at their meeting today.
26 January, 2017 – The new administration headed by President Donald Trump is limiting the ability of some US scientists to share their findings openly.
24 January, 2017 – The reason for the giant 2015 dust storm in the Middle East was climate change, not the Syrian conflict, and more could follow.
20 January, 2017 – As climate change doubter Donald Trump is inaugurated as president of the US, 2016 is officially declared the hottest year on record.
19 January, 2017 – Rising temperatures will lead to massive crop losses in the US, which will increase prices and cause problems for developing countries, says international study.
17 January, 2017 – Scientists call for urgent protection of ecologically valuable roadless areas as map shows that roads lead to loss of biodiversity and damage to ecosystems.
12 January, 2017 – Chinese companies plan to spend $1 billion over the next two years building a giant solar farm on land contaminated by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster.