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.
23 May, 2018 – Researchers think there may be an ancient link between catastrophic climate change and the forces that build mountains: shifts in the Earth’s crust.
22 May, 2018 – If world temperature rises more than another 0.5°C, the consequences will be catastrophic for millions of the poorest people.
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.
4 May, 2018 – The big heat is on the way. As the world warms, so will Europe’s drought risk, and its soils will turn increasingly dry.
16 April, 2018 – America’s arid West is growing bigger. The dry zone of the US is spreading eastwards, thanks to climate change.
12 April, 2018 – The North Atlantic currents which help to warm north-west Europe have slowed significantly since the last century, scientists confirm.
11 April, 2018 – Mountain plants are heading uphill – with climate change, there seems to be room at the top for more alpine species.
31 March, 2018 – A key source of a powerful greenhouse gas, methane emissions from permafrost, is producing much more than realised, scientists report.
30 March, 2018 – Spells of Arctic warming have always come in fits and starts, but the current winter’s record-breaking extremes are puzzling scientists.
20 March, 2018 – Climate refugees, people fleeing climate change’s impacts by moving to new homes, may number over 140 million by 2050, the World Bank reports.