China, Russia and Canada’s current climate policies would drive the world above a catastrophic 5C of warming by the end of the century, according to a study that ranks the climate goals of different countries.
The number of sheep and cattle in the UK should be reduced by between a fifth and a half to help combat climate change, a report says. The shift is needed, the government’s advisory Committee on Climate
It would have been the first carbon fee enacted in the US. Oil lobbyists fought it by making a novel, hypocritical argument, and it worked. Washington state could have been the first state to enact a that
Controversial admirer of dictators says in video broadcast: ‘We are going to change the destiny of Brazil’ A far-right, pro-gun, pro-torture populist has been elected as Brazil’s next president after drama-filled
A warming climate is having a profound effect on humanity’s ability to feed itself. Higher temperatures are dramatically changing where it’s ideal, or even possible, to grow staple crops, especially in
Here’s what experts in managing risks to human civilization think we should be doing instead. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warns us that climate change could be shaping up to be even catastrophic
Mars could have enough molecular oxygen to support life, and scientists figured out where to find it - Los Angeles Times
Modern-day Mars may be more hospitable to oxygen-breathing life than previously thought. A new study suggests that salty water at or near the surface of the red planet could contain enough dissolved O2
Space With the rise of private spaceflight, costs are falling — but leaving the planet is still far from cheap. Spaceflight has traditionally been a government-led activity — and it's never been cheap.
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has said that if the world doesn't change course by 2020, we run the risk of runaway climate change. Mr Guterres said he was alarmed by the paralysis of world leaders
The ability to create an effective elevator pitch can make all the difference as a startup entrepreneur. What’s the formula for crafting a quick pitch that can take you to the next level? Having heard
BEIJING — Chinese President Xi Jinping announced $60 billion in aid and loans for Africa on Monday while hosting more than 40 of the continent’s leaders in Beijing, saying that the money came with no of