November 22, 2019 New ways to generate renewable electricity will offer cheap stored power and a solution to balancing supply and demand.
November 21, 2019 There’s change afoot even where scientists least expect it, among the Arctic’s oldest ice. If it goes, so does the wildlife.
November 20, 2019 If you want to cut global temperatures try building with bamboo, say UK-based researchers studying its thermal properties.
November 19, 2019 Tropical forest damage is bad enough. New thinking suggests it could prove far more ruinous in terms of the climate crisis.
November 18, 2019 A poll shows scientists' climate gap is shrinking − between their work on climate change and their own response to it.
November 15, 2019 Multiple climate health risks threaten today’s babies. They may grow up hungrier, more diseased and facing more pollution and danger. But there's hope.
November 14, 2019 Australia's bushfires are feeding on heat from the climate change happening in the tropics, but its government doesn't want to know.
November 13, 2019 Three out of four nations have yet to start to honour the global climate treaty. The world waits, the seas go on rising – and greenhouse gases too.
November 12, 2019 Urban farming, Cuban-style, is being hailed as an example of how to feed ourselves when climate change threatens serious food shortages.
November 11, 2019 Global heating could bring “untold suffering” for humans. It could also mean less fresh water and less rice, though tasting more of arsenic.
November 8, 2019 If the fires raging across the Amazon are controlled, much of the credit should go to the indigenous firefighters with intimate knowledge of the terrain.
November 7, 2019 Britain’s general election campaign is squarely focused on the UK leaving the EU. But persuasive voices say the climate 'is the election priority'.
November 6, 2019 When the heat is on, hospital admissions rise for already undernourished and hungry people. As the mercury rises, so do the case loads.
November 5, 2019 The climate threat from inhalers used by millions to combat asthma and other breathing problems can also waste scarce resources.
November 4, 2019 Millions of us now live in danger: we could be at risk from future high tides and winds, says a new approach to measuring land height.
November 1, 2019 Here’s what to do with all that waste plastic, the scrap, waste and flotsam: turn it back into brand-new plastic and use it again, and again.
October 31, 2019 Carbon capture and storage is now proved to work and is essential to prevent global average temperatures exceeding 1.5°C, Norwegian scientists say.
October 30, 2019 Life is on the move. In ecosystems everywhere, the mix of creatures is changing for better and worse. The world’s species remain diverse. But for how long?
October 21, 2019 New evidence from the air, space, atmospheric chemistry and old records is testament to global warming impacts on the speed of change in the frozen world.
October 18, 2019 Bamboo, lime and mud are traditional materials being used innovatively in southern India to rebuild homes that can withstand the impact of recurring floods.