Climate Change

March 17, 2019

Sudan’s youth step up to address climate change

Kofi Annan once said, “Young people should be at the forefront of global change and innovation. Empowered, they can be key agents for development and peace. […]
March 17, 2019

The climate knows no boundaries

Olafur Eliasson and Minik Rosing, Ice Watch, 2014, Installation view: London, 2018; Photo: Charlie Forgham-Bailey I want to share with you a memory from my childhood: […]
March 17, 2019

Civil society representatives stand in solidarity with and support the Fridays For Future global student strikes

Thursday 14 March – Decades of dependence on a carbon-based economy has produced grave injustices on a global scale. Our children, grandchildren and the many vulnerable communities […]
March 13, 2019

Earth’s fish are disappearing because of climate change, study says

Fishermen gather to harvest fish in Hangzhou in eastern China. Climate change is endangering fish worldwide, shrinking populations by up to 35% in coastal regions near […]
March 13, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines to celebrate Int’l Women’s Day with Addis Ababa to Oslo All-Women Flight

File picture: Ethiopian Airlines launches first flight with an all-female crew Photo: Ethiopian Airlines/Twitter On the 8th of March 2019, Ethiopian Airlines will celebrate International Women’s […]
March 4, 2019

Climate change study finds big changes for Tennessee cities in 2080

Soybeans during the Texas drought. Photo: Bob Nichols / USDA via MGN A new study examining climate change and potential future impacts found depending on where […]
March 4, 2019

Global warming makes 2018 the 4th hottest year ever

U.S. officials have confirmed that 2018 was the fourth hottest year on record. Scientists with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and NASA just revealed […]
March 4, 2019

Air quality is another reason not to cough at climate change

Taking action on climate change may help all of us breathe easier — literally. We already knew that warming temperatures speed up the creation of ground-level ozone […]
March 3, 2019

TERRIFYING APP SHOWS HOW CLIMATE CHANGE WILL TRANSFORM 540 CITIES

Climate change is transforming our world. From rising sea levels to melting Arctic ice, the evidence is undeniable. But for people who don’t live near a coast, the Arctic, […]
March 3, 2019

What it will take to stop climate change

I wish more people fully understood what it will take to stop climate change. You have probably read about some of the progress on electricity, as […]
March 3, 2019

Temperature record broken: Today has been the hottest day in February since records began!

In case you somehow haven’t noticed, it’s a hot day today in the Netherlands, with some parts reaching almost 20 degrees Celsius. IN FEBRUARY. Last year […]
March 3, 2019

Why is the UK so hot and can we enjoy the winter sunshine guilt-free?

After several days of unseasonably warm weather, the UK record for the warmest winter day has been broken twice in two days. Up until now, UK temperatures […]
March 3, 2019

The Misguided Idea in the House’s Green New Deal

Doing “as much as is technologically feasible” would be a recipe for madness. If you are interested in the resolution calling for a “Green New Deal” that Democrats have […]
March 3, 2019

Should Therapists Treat Climate Change Denial As A Psychological Disorder?

How far should therapists and psychiatrists go in taking sides on controversial political issues such as climate change? Reporter Olivia Goldhill recently described a talk by […]
February 27, 2019

Man-made climate change now at the level scientists call ‘five-stigma’

Scientists are warning that the proof for man-made climate change is now at a gold standard level. The announcement increases the call to limit greenhouse emissions to help […]
February 27, 2019

We Are Terrible Judges of Earth’s Changing Climate, Twitter Shows

A NOAA satellite called GOES-16 captured this image of a storm along the eastern U.S. on Jan. 4, 2018. (Image: © NOAA) Americans aren’t necessarily good […]
February 21, 2019

World on track to miss emissions ‘turning point’ for tackling climate change

‘Reaching many of the milestones is still technically feasible, but whether they are met will require exponential changes in policy, investment action and also mindset and […]
February 21, 2019

Harrison Ford: leaders who deny climate change are ‘on the wrong side of history’

 Harrison Ford speaks at the World Government Summit in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on 12 February. Photograph: Jon Gambrell/AP Actor attacked Trump and other leaders at […]
February 21, 2019

Implementing climate change agreement would boost jobs, EU report finds

A report by Cambridge Econometrics and Eurofound’s European Jobs Monitor concludes implementing the Paris Climate Change agreement will result in 1.1 per cent growth in GDP […]
February 21, 2019

Fueled by climate change, Zimbabwe’s erratic harvests cause farmers with HIV to struggle

Tarisai Mubhoyi, 43, farms her field of ground nuts that she’s been able to grow despite the drought. Mwenezi, Zimbabwe (CNN)Jemitias Denhere shakes his head as […]