Researchers say they have found evidence that in the last 30 years wet seasons have been becoming wetter and dry ones drier, as changes in the seasonal precipitation cycle continue.
If seeing really is believing, then james balog’s film chasing ice is probably prompting a widespread outburst of faith. It shows the graphic evidence of how fast glaciers are melting worldwide.
Offshore wind turbines are vulnerable to sudden and catastrophic destruction in moderately stormy seas, according to new research.
Climate deniers have come in for a scathing attack from one of the chief architects of the United Kingdom’s policy to try to stop global temperatures rising dangerously.
The gains won by the recent struggles in the middle east and north africa are at risk from the impacts of climate change, a report says
The world may have to revise downwards its expectations of the contribution wind energy can make to to a less carbon-reliant world, a study says.
Extreme weather is often the result of climate change, according to scientists in germany, who say they have found how greenhouse gases are helping to trap the jet stream and the weather patterns it brings.
Can you be too zealous in conserving warmth to limit climate change? Yes, say british researchers: Their study has found that attempts to prevent heat leaking out of buildings can endanger health, and even life itself.
A united nations scheme intended to guarantee everyone access to clean energy could help to keep global temperature rise below 2°c, researchers say, although it would not achieve this without sharp cuts in emissions of all the main greenhouse gases.
One of the climate news network’s editors, kieran cooke, was among a group of journalists recently investigating the impact of climate change in nepal and the himalayas. In the last of his reports from the region he describes the difficulties of establishing why so many of nepal’s glaciers appear to be shrinking.
China has now replaced the us and europe as brazil’s main trading partner. A position which gives it significant influence over what happens in the amazon forest – and over attempts to protect it.
Europe’s faltering attempt to tackle climate change by giving carbon a value which would encourage industry to cut greenhouse emissions has been given a reprieve.
One of the climate news network’s editors, kieran cooke, was among a group of journalists recently investigating the impact of climate change in nepal and the himalayas. He reports on some of the problems facing farmers in the region.
The american dialect society chose ‘they’ as its ‘word of the decade.
Researchers say a new method of combining both monthly average temperature changes and those occurring each day can improve the accuracy of forecasting malaria outbreaks.
The world bank head has told leading finance ministers that climate change is not a distant threat, but a threat that has real economic consequences today.