Doomsday Clock

Will the Doomsday Clock tick down to destruction tomorrow?

Briefing Wed 21 Jan, AT 14:37

Scientists meet to discuss how close mankind now is to ensuring its own destruction.

Climate change pollution

Most fossil fuels 'unusable' under climate change goals

One-Minute Read Thu 8 Jan, AT 09:06

New research means much of the reserves held by major oil and gas companies could become worthless

Warbler

Birds 'sense' severe weather to flee tornado danger

One-Minute Read Fri 19 Dec, AT 11:50

Underground sound waves may have alerted songbirds to dangerous weather, allowing them to escape

China's Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli

Climate Summit: China to take action on emissions

Summary Wed 24 Sep, AT 12:13

US and China 'embrace' their responsibility to combat the global effects of climate change

New York, People's Climate March

Climate change marches: hundreds of thousands demand action

One-Minute Read Mon 22 Sep, AT 09:42

Protesters including politicians and celebrities warn climate change is 'biggest threat humanity has faced'

Emissions spew out of a large stack at the coal fired Morgantown Generating Station, Maryland

Ten steps to 'tackle climate change and grow economy'

One-Minute Read Wed 17 Sep, AT 13:12

UN-backed report claims reducing emissions can generate better growth than a high-carbon model

Greenland ice climate change

UN summit on climate change in Lima: can deal be reached?

Briefing Mon 1 Dec, AT 11:52

Diplomats hopeful of a global agreement after more than two decades of failed attempts

The Bisson family farm in Topsham, UK.

Climate change: why meat is a bigger threat than cars

Briefing Mon 1 Sep, AT 12:30

Researchers say we need to cut our red meat consumption down to two portions a week to save the planet

The view of Earth in handout image provided by NASA

Earth 'on brink of mass extinction event'

One-Minute Read Fri 20 Jun, AT 10:03

Deforestation and climate change drive extinction rates to 1,000 times their normal level

Global warming impact on Australian Antarctic territory

Scientists 'suppressed' paper over climate sceptic argument

One-Minute Read Fri 16 May, AT 11:02

Researcher claims his paper was rejected because it might help climate sceptics advance their case

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