Manmade activities were the primary cause of the warming trend registered throughout last year.
Pregnancy loss has economic, social and cultural costs for South Asian women and their families, quite apart from the health risks alone. Their leaders must reduce air pollution to promote maternal health.
Like the CO2 readings at Mauna Loa, creeping up in the present, what's clear at the start of this new year is that the fictional ministry's future is now.
If tropical trees die earlier, it will affect how much carbon these forests can hold and raises concern over CO2 emissions offsets.
United Airlines is investing in Direct Air Capture. Oil major bp just closed a big forest-based carbon offsets deal. But then what?
As the planet keeps on heating up, any global temperature beyond a warming of 2°C would be catastrophic.