30 May, 2018 – In this globalised world China’s climate impact could hit America’s economy, as one country’s calamities indirectly harm other nations. The losses could grow.
29 May, 2018 – Summer is the worst time for many allergies that make noses run and sufferers feel below par. They’re causing widespread misery just now.
25 May, 2018 – One consequence of more carbon dioxide in the atmosphere will be less nutritious rice, despite growth gains for some other crops.
24 May, 2018 – Even the world’s lakes could affect climate change calculations, as they emit more methane from the mud, and vapour from the surface.
22 May, 2018 – If world temperature rises more than another 0.5°C, the consequences will be catastrophic for millions of the poorest people.
21 May, 2018 – Unless nations act fast, habitat loss could rob half of all insects of over half their habitat. Other creatures, too, could suffer in a 3°C warmer world.
18 May, 2018 – Hurricane forces are accelerating, and devastating floods can be linked to warmer oceans. But climate change is not the only factor.
17 May, 2018 – The kelp forests – those towering submarine tangles of brown seaweeds – may not survive the steady change of ocean chemistry.
15 May, 2018 – As climate change warms the Earth, one significant concern is the cooling crisis, the quest for energy-hungry artificial ways to keep ourselves cool.
11 May, 2018 – Despite the “missing in action” US, delegates say the Bonn climate talks just ended made progress – but too little and too slowly.
9 May, 2018 – People on low-lying coral atolls need not wait until the rising seas lap at their feet. It’s the island freshwater that is first at risk.