7 December, 2015 – COP21: Planning and preparation can lessen the heavy human toll of natural disasters linked to climate change, survivors tell UN summit delegates.
6 December, 2015 – COP21: As the Indian city of Chennai struggles to cope after floods that have killed hundreds and left thousands homeless, India blames climate change.
21 November, 2015 – Warming oceans helped to worsen Australia’s floods five years ago by intensifying rainfall, researchers find.
19 November 2015 – Scientists warn that Brazil can expect falling hydroelectric supplies and severe crop failures by 2040 as climate change reduces rainfall and increases drought.
15 November, 2015 – Global warming wil increase airborne aerosols and cause more atmospheric pollution, scientists say.
1 November, 2015 − Global warming, increasing aridity and rapidly expanding human population will lead to drylands covering half of the Earth’s land surface by the end of this century.
15 October, 2015 – Even projected periods of heavier rain than normal will not prevent increasingly frequent and severe droughts from depleting the carbon sink of Brazil’s forests.
10 October, 2015 – Evidence stretching back 40,000 years shows that global warming will increase drying in a region of East Africa where drought already causes humanitarian crises.
5 October, 2015 – Nepali farmers find environmentally-friendly cultivation increases yields – and also helps them adapt to rising temperatures and more erratic rainfall.
26 September, 2015 – Scientists pinpoint when global warming emerged – and predict increasingly greater climate extremes in hot, cold and wet weather trends.
16 September, 2015 – Evidence preserved in tree rings shows that Sierra Nevada snow cover is the lowest for five centuries – and rising temperatures will only make things worse.