Catastrophic climate change can only be averted if we adopt nuclear, wind and solar power in a big way, says UN
People with heart and lung problems warned to take extra care as air pollution levels top the scale
British scientists crack formula to develop world's best long-term weather forecast model
UN panel publishes most comprehensive climate change study yet, but will it prove controversial?
Danish zookeepers say four lions had to be killed to make way for a new young male lion
Experts say more information is needed to assess the safety of fracking in the UK
'Nuclear winter' in Beijing leads Panasonic to compensate staff for severity of Chinese pollution
Air pollution in Beijing is now 20 times worse than levels the World Health Organisation considers safe
Blades of ice smash into streets around One World Trade Center at over 100mph
The Thames Barrier has been raised 28 times in the last ten weeks – that's 20% of the total since it was built
Priests, bishops and cardinals gather for a mass in St Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican to commemorate Holy Thursday. The holiday, also known as Maundy Thursday, celebrates the Last Supper of Jesus and his disciples.
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