Our climate mitigation efforts will need to be ocean friendly

Our climate mitigation efforts will need to be ocean friendly

Nutrients released by agriculture can leak into waterways and affect the global water cycle.

UN: it’s too late to save the Arctic from warming

UN: it’s too late to save the Arctic from warming

Winter temperatures in the Arctic could rise by 3°C by 2050 and between 5°C and 9°C by 2100.

Can Qatar and Dubai counter climate change in the Persian Gulf?

Can Qatar and Dubai counter climate change in the Persian Gulf?

The nations in the inhospitable region aren't sitting idly by in the face of climate change.

Scientists shred phone in a blender to show climate costs

Scientists shred phone in a blender to show climate costs

They reported 33 grams of iron, 13 grams of silicon and 7 grams of chromium in a standard mobile phone.

Microplastics ‘are everywhere’: in lakes, rivers and seas

Microplastics ‘are everywhere’: in lakes, rivers and seas

Microplastics have permeated water sources globally from rivers right down to the depths of the oceans.

Illegal fishing is driving the last few vaquitas extinct

Illegal fishing is driving the last few vaquitas extinct

Critically endangered vaquitas' extinction is "virtually assured" unless conservation efforts are stepped up.

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Can Qatar and Dubai counter climate change in the Persian Gulf?

The nations in the inhospitable region aren't sitting idly by in the face of climate change.

Professor Joshua Goldstein’s nuclear-powered vision for a “Bright Future”

Two experts offer a practical way for us to decarbonize fast on a global scale to avert a climate catastrophe.

SMRs to the rescue: factory-made reactors could help us avert a climate catastrophe

Once they are mass-produced in factories, SMRs could be deployed worldwide to provide low-carbon energy.

As Germany shutters coal, can it transition with renewables alone?

Energy experts stress that Germany's ambitious move to phase out coal at a rapid speed is unlikely to succeed.