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PEOPLE IN BRAZIL CAN'T BELIEVE THEIR EYES AS FREAK SNOW BLANKETS 40 CITIES

Some Brazilians are seeing snow for the first time. TWITTER Lho nardo via REUTERS Parts of Brazil have seen snow for the first time...

Reduce, Reuse, Rethink: The Problem of Recycling

REDUCE, REUSE, RETHINK: THE PROBLEM OF RECYCLING

We're taught from a young age to “reduce, reuse, recycle.” (Image: © WavebreakMediaMicro - stock.adobe.com ) by Ted Atwood I was born...

 
 
 
Going on Vacay? Depending on Your Destination, You Might Want to Pack These Extra Products

GOING ON VACAY? DEPENDING ON YOUR DESTINATION, YOU MIGHT WANT TO PACK THESE EXTRA PRODUCTS

If your vacay destination has a dramatically different climate than your home base, you probably already know your outfits will need...

HEATWAVES ARE KILLING WORKERS ON THE JOB. THE GOVERNMENT NEEDS TO SET NEW RULES FOR EMPLOYERS BEFORE MORE AMERICANS NEEDLESSLY DIE

A man wipes sweat from his face in sweltering heat. Getty Extreme heat is a public health crisis, just like the coronavirus pandemic. Essential...

 
 
 

RNA BREAKTHROUGH CREATES CROPS THAT CAN GROW 50 PERCENT MORE POTATOES, RICE

A new RNA breakthrough is allowing plants to yield dramatically more crops and increase drought tolerance, which could have an impact...

WILDFIRE SMOKE COULD TURN THIS WEEKEND'S FULL BUCK MOON AN OMINOUS BLOOD RED

A total lunar eclipse turns the moon red in Auckland, New Zealand on May 26. Phil Walter/Getty Images The full Buck Moon may appear...

 
 
 
These Shoes Will Help You Tackle Extreme Weather

THESE SHOES WILL HELP YOU TACKLE EXTREME WEATHER

Climate change has been a topic of increasing concern for years. As this conversation continues, questions about how humans will adapt...

HOW THE DYNAMICS OF A HEATING PLANET ARE DRIVING EXTREME WEATHER

Scientists who once studied climate change as a future threat are now grappling with the immediacy of violently altered weather patterns.

 
 
 

STUDY FINDS STRONG INTERCONNECTION BETWEEN TOXIC POLLUTION AND CLIMATE RISKS TO HUMAN HEALTH

For more than 30 years, scientists on the U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change have focused on human-induced climate change.

Sunlight Filters through Misty Spruce Forests in Enchanting Photos by Kilian Schönberger

SUNLIGHT FILTERS THROUGH MISTY SPRUCE FORESTS IN ENCHANTING PHOTOS BY KILIAN SCHÖNBERGER

All images © Kilian Schönberger, shared with permission In 2020 alone, a combination of droughts and a raging bark beetle infestation...

 
 
 

WILD SORGHUM OFFERS TOOLBOX FOR CLIMATE-PROOF CROPS

Researchers at the Crop Wild Relatives Project have developed a much-needed toolkit of previously undescribed genes and traits to help...

Climate Disaster Looks Like Thousands of Boiled-Alive Mussels on a Beach in Vancouver

CLIMATE DISASTER LOOKS LIKE THOUSANDS OF BOILED-ALIVE MUSSELS ON A BEACH IN VANCOUVER

More than a billion marine animals, including mussels, died during the recent heatwave that swept across the Pacific Northwest | Alyssa...

 
 
 

EXTREME WEATHER IS SWEEPING THE WORLD, WITH DEVASTATING FLOODS AND WILDFIRES ON 4 CONTINENTS AT ONCE

Photos showing flooding in Germany, fire in the US, fire in Russia, and flooding in China. BERND LAUTER/AFP via Getty Images; USDA...

WALMART, TARGET, AND AMAZON ARE AMONG THE BIGGEST CORPORATE POLLUTERS THANKS TO OVERSEAS SHIPPING

The Exxon Valdez is one of thousands of ships dismantled at the Alang ship-breaking yard in western Indian state of Gujarat, India. AP...

 
 
 

CO2 EMISSIONS SET TO HIT RECORD LEVELS IN 2023 AND THERE'S 'NO CLEAR PEAK IN SIGHT,' IEA SAYS

Achieving climate-related goals is a major challenge for governments around the world.

WARMING INDIAN OCEAN SETS STAGE FOR SPRING FLOODS IN NSW AND VICTORIA

A key climate influence for southern and eastern Australia has shifted to favouring wetter than normal conditions, raising the odds...

 
 
 

MISSION DRIVEN COLLECTIVES JOIN FORCES TO SUPPORT LOCAL ENTREPRENEURS AND CLIMATE ACTION

As the world continues to evolve through the COVID-19 pandemic, there is renewed interest in collective action and cooperation mechanisms...

GREAT BARRIER REEF GETS TICK FOR CORAL REGROWTH BUT FACTORS BEHIND DECLINE ‘GETTING WORSE'

Scientists say the World Heritage-listed site remains exposed to the effects of climate change, despite Australia's campaign to block...

 
 
 

ANGELA MERKEL CALLS FOR CLIMATE CHANGE ACTION AS SHE SURVEYS DEADLY FLOOD DAMAGE

"The German language hardly knows any words for the devastation that has been caused here," Chancellor Angel Merkel said.

DEATH TOLL IN EUROPEAN FLOODS RISES TO MORE THAN 180

The floods are now putting climate change front and center as voters in Germany get ready to head to the polls in September.