4 December, 2016 − Chinese officials say they will have the world’s biggest carbon trading scheme up and running throughout the country by the middle of next year.
22 November, 2016 − If we are serious about cutting back on emissions of greenhouse gases, we have to be prepared for big hikes in the price of food.
18 November, 2016 − The greenhouse effect has prompted plants to consume more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere − but not enough to prevent global warming.
17 November, 2016 − Pledges to reduce emissions and tackle climate change are important, but a new study says making sure they are actually carried through is vital.
16 November, 2016 − Despite overwhelming historical evidence that human-induced climate change is happening now, Donald Trump is apparently still refusing to face the facts.
12 November, 2016 – The US president-elect has called global warming a hoax and climate science bullshit. What do Donald Trump’s climate plans mean for international agreements?
10 November, 2016 – New research shows that clouds block sunlight and reflect radiation back to space, impeding the rate of global warming. But for how long?
5 November, 2016 – Humans will have added enough carbon dioxide to the atmosphere by 2050 to melt all the Arctic’s sea ice, research predicts.
1 November, 2016 – Attempts to limit climate change by using the novel technologies known as geo-engineering are very unlikely to work, leading biologists say.
31 October, 2016 – The growing tendency for cyclones to change their paths means river deltas risk being starved of the vital sediment the storms deliver
27 October, 2016 – A new Atlas of the Human Planet shows how the world’s rising urban population is adding to the impacts caused by climate change.