Extreme heat events and droughts may already be taking their toll on global agriculture, cutting cereal yields by up to 10% on average, according to new research.
New research demonstrates that the planet’s remaining fossil fuel resources would be sufficient to melt nearly all of Antarctica if burned, leading to a 50- or 60-meter (160- to 200-foot) rise in sea level.
Pacific Island nations have stepped up pressure on their reckless neighbors, warning Australia and New Zealand that their inadequate action on climate change will doom island states – especially if they continue to ignore the call for a moratorium on new coal and the call to keep warming below 1.5DegC. Speaking ahead of the ahead of the Pacific Island Forum, Kiribati President Anote Tong described his government’s motivation for the increased pressure: “What we are talking about is survival, it’s not […]
Climate change has been named as the world’s top global threat, with countries in Latin America and Africa particularly concerned by the issue.
As temperatures climb, the Tanzanian coffee industry is being hit hard due to low production.
The group of 20 states most vulnerable to climate change highlights risks posed by climate change as well as the recent uptake of low-carbon technology
California Governor Jerry Brown has charted course toward a clean energy future with an executive order issued on Wednesday.
President Baldwin Lonsdale has placed some of the blame for the Cyclone Pam on global warming.