3 May, 2016 – Researchers warn that many of Africa’s antelope species are at greater risk of extinction as climate change adds to the survival challenges they already face.
1 May, 2016 – The ability of forests to absorb carbon dioxide is strongly affected by the mix of trees and the other creatures that inhabit them.
21 April, 2016 – Swiss experiment on the interdependence of trees gets to the roots of the role forests play in managing atmospheric carbon for the rest of the living world.
28 March, 2016 – Asia faces more extreme heat by mid-century as some plant species react unexpectedly to rising average temperatures, new research shows.
8 February, 2016 − Scientists say nature conservation and protecting the planet from global warming can both be achieved if land is used sustainably, not just for immediate profit.
20 January, 2016 – Herbivores such as desert woodrats are being forced to change eating habits as rising temperatures are making their usual diet of toxic plants unpalatable.
21 December, 2015 – The world’s lakes are heating up fast, threatening the fish on which millions depend and rapidly increasing greenhouse gas emissions.
12 December, 2015 – COP21: “It is rare in any lifetime to have a chance to change the world”, declared France’s President François Hollande as the UN climate talks finally closed.
5 December, 2015 – COP21: Climate change summit delegates urged to move from words to action to translate high ideals into on-the-ground progress.
7 November, 2015 – A series of new scientific reports highlights yet again the threats that climate change and rising temperatures are posing for many species.
LONDON, 4 October, 2015 − Trees coming into leaf later and bumblebees with shorter tongues are just two of the impacts on nature that researchers are linking to global warming.