19 October, 2018 − Global warming is increasing the chances of worldwide harvest failure on the scale of the tragic 19th-century drought and famine.
18 October, 2018 − Irish government accused of political short-termism by not introducing carbon taxes aimed at reducing climate-changing emissions.
16 October, 2018 − The world’s brewers face paying much higher prices for a key ingredient of beer as climate change hits barley crop yields.
12 October, 2018 – The well-fed world scientists say is possible by 2050 could also halve global warming emissions. But it would have to lose its appetite for meat.
27 September, 2018 – Forget organic agriculture: instead, go for growth, use less land and choose high-yield farms. They may be the best answer to the planet’s needs
21 November, 2018 – Scientists say stretches of “eternal” Swiss snow are melting faster than 20 years ago, with serious impacts for water supply and tourism.
19 September, 2018 – Cover enough ground with wind turbines and solar panels, and you change the local climate, green the desert and could even boost the Sahara’s rainfall.
14 September, 2018 – New ways of digging the dirt could both deliver more food and slow climate change. And farmers in the developing world are making a difference.
13 September, 2018 – Higher temperatures mean hungrier insects. And that will mean more crop losses. The question is: who loses most?
6 September, 2018 – Airborne potable water straight from the atmosphere could provide a lifeline for arid regions, with the use of commonly available chemicals.
5 September, 2018 – Higher carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere don’t just mean a warmer world: they could also mean both shrunken harvests and a less nourishing diet.