Brandon Cheshire

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Living with climate change in Greenland - in pictures

Joe Raedle joined Getty Images in 2000 and is based in Miami. His work has varied from outlandish festivities in the bayous of Louisiana, to the mountain peaks of Afghanistan and the deserts of Iraq. Here, he covers the landscape again, capturing images of Greenlanders adapt to the changing climate …

Climate Change Happening 10 Times Faster Than at Any Point in the Past 65 Million Years

While much of the world plays political games and squabbles over economics, a much bigger threat is wrapping its hands around the neck of our …

Climate Change

Stanford: Climate Change Accelerates, Temperature Could Spike

Not only is the planet undergoing one of the largest climate changes in the past 65 million years, Stanford climate scientists Noah Diffenbaugh and …

Climate change pushing marine life towards the poles, says study

Marine species, more than land-based species, are altering their breeding, feeding and migration patterns<p>Rising ocean temperatures are rearranging the biological make-up of our oceans, pushing species towards the poles by 7kms every year, as they chase the climates they can survive in, according to …

China’s Climate Change Initiatives Are Leaving the US in the Dust

While US lawmakers continue to debate whether climate change even exists, sweeping climate change reforms are starting to emerge from a surprising …

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Bold leadership from US insurers is needed to tackle climate change

There's a huge opportunity for insurers to take on the climate change challenge but the US insurance industry is only taking baby steps<p>The insurance industry's core business is to protect people – and businesses – in harm's way. With the rise of extreme weather across the US, insurers are …

Adapting to climate change – one ecosystem at a time

Climate change doesn't just affect the natural environment but the whole ecosystem that depends on it. Successful adaptation then, needs to put local communities at its centre<p>In Africa, food production will be hit by more frequent and more extreme heat waves and droughts if climatic changes …

Senate panel warns over climate change

Bipartisan report highlights scientific link between severe weather events and dangerous global warming<p>A bipartisan warning over the dangers of climate change has pierced the electioneering, with a Senate committee pointing to the rising threat posed by extreme weather events and former Liberal …

Effects of climate change in California are 'significant and growing'

California is feeling the effects of climate change far and wide, as heat-trapping greenhouse gases reduce spring runoff from the Sierra Nevada, make the waters of Monterey Bay more acidic and shorten winter chill periods required to grow fruit and nuts in the Central Valley, a new report …

Climate Change