climate change

Technology

A Warming Climate Takes a Toll on the Vanishing Rio Grande

Meanwhile invasive Russian olive and tamarisk trees have moved in beneath the canopy, all fire-prone species. Fires in the bosque…

Read More »
Business

Protests expected as G-7 leaders set to arrive in Germany

MUNICH — Tens of thousands of protesters are expected to gather in Munich on Saturday as the Group of Seven…

Read More »
Europe

Athens’ chief heat officer prepares the city for the climate crisis

The summer heat is hitting sooner and harder than ever across Europe. By 2050, temperatures could be as much as 2.5°C…

Read More »
Science

UK’s largest carbon capture project will turn CO2 into baking soda

Tata Chemicals Europe’s plant at Northwich will eventually capture 40,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide a year for use in making…

Read More »
Science

We must accept we won’t meet 1.5°C climate target, says report

Social, political and technological inertia mean the Paris Agreement’s target of limiting global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial temperatures is…

Read More »
Technology

The Nightmare Politics and Sticky Science of Hacking the Climate

And exactly how much carbon they remove can vary quite a bit based on variables like the health of the…

Read More »
Business

Europe wildfire risk heightened by early heat waves, drought

MADRID — Extended drought conditions in several Mediterranean countries, a heat wave last week that reached northern Germany and high…

Read More »
Science

Campaigners propose food alliance to reduce climate impact of farming

Food campaigners hope to persuade countries to join a sustainable farming alliance that could launch at the COP27 climate summit…

Read More »
Science

Europe swelters as extreme heatwaves arrive unusually early this year

Extreme heat is causing problems for farmers, firefighters and energy generation in Europe, showing why climate change adaptation should be…

Read More »
Canada

Why Canada’s plastics ban is about more than litter

Monday’s ban on certain single-use plastics is not just about litter and pollution, shopping bags caught in trees and microplastics…

Read More »
Back to top button
Close