Scientist Peter Gleik’s role in leaking documents from the climate sceptical Heartland Institute has elicited strong reactions from both sides of the fence.
Ice mass lost from Greenland, Antarctica and the Earth’s glaciers and ice caps enough to cover the US with a 1.5 feet deep layer.
A plan to reduce short-lived pollutants could put the world on a path to faster temperature reductions. But it’s only a short-term fix.
How much ice is disappearing and what lies beneath?; global warming in a video nutshell; hurricanes vs wind power; an upside to climate change?
A right-wing think tank funded by top US corporates is developing an elementary school curriculum that presents climate science as a ‘major controversy.’
Why the coal industry, and many investors, have their heads in the ground. And no, it’s not just because that’s where you find coal.
UN highlights growing risk of soil depletion to the environment, and to food and water resources, as well as its critical role in reducing emissions. Meanwhile, Australia’s Carbon Farming Initiative is likely to getting off to a slow start – and low international prices will not be a help.
America’s snowless winter, glacier theft, behind Europe’s deadly cold and why greenhouse gases are like steroids.
NOAA study suggests methane leaks during production may offset climate benefits of natural gas.
In the second of a three-part series, we look at how how China is hitting the limits of economic growth faster and harder than any other country. Little wonder that they are aggressively pursuing clean technology and other measures to reduce the impacts on the environment and to respond to a limited resource supply.