(GERMANY OUT) Manta, Manta birostris, San Benedicto, Revillagigedo Islands, Mexico (Photo by Reinhard Dirscherl/ullstein bild via Getty Images)
Robert Jay Lifton studied Nazi doctors and the threat of nuclear annihilation. But global warming changed everything.
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WASHINGTON — Mexico has joined a growing global effort to safeguard the world's oceans with the creation of a marine reserve surrounding Revillagigedo Archipelago, a chain of four volcanic islan...
I have no doubt that every Queenslander wants the Great Barrier Reef to be there for future generations.
It is no surprise that humans continue to pollute the planet with our lifestyles, but it might come as a shock that the very people who are meant to be helping are actually committing environmental cr...
A new study from the University of Exeter has found that trees could be serve an additional function in the battle against air pollution. The study found that in heavily polluted neighbourhood an incr...
NANTONG, JIANGSU, CHINA - 2017/11/13: Cranes are discharging containers from a cargo ship at Nantong Port. As a big country of container manufacturing, China's great output has brought huge VOCs emissions. To solve the VOCs pollution problem, China will soon introduce the national standard for controlling the air pollutant emission in this industry. (Photo by Zhang Peng/LightRocket via Getty Images)
And they could provide a glimpse into a climate-changing future.
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One of the starkest images to emerge after Hurricane Irma made landfall in early September came from the Bahamas. The Category 5 storm's powerful winds sucked away the ocean from the shore, leaving th...
Global carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels are surging again after staying flat for three years, climate scientists reported on Monday, a sign that efforts to rein in planet-warming gases still...
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Our addiction to plastic has serious consequences.
A cattle carcass is pictured on the Agropil ranch as the Pilcomayo river faces its worst drought in almost two decades, in Boqueron, on the border between Paraguay and Argentina, July 3, 2016. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
WASHINGTON — In a surprising move, the White House has signed off on a lengthy report by more than a dozen federal agencies that reaches a conclusion about climate change that President Donald T...
Climate change is already taking a major toll on public health and threatening to reverse progress made over the past century in combatting infectious diseases, according to one of the world's oldest...
They can't live without water, so why did they do it?
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A report by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) has revealed there were record levels of CO2 found in the atmosphere in 2016. Caused by a combination of human-activity and the El Niño w...
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Droughts are becoming more common in Kenya, but harvesting water vapour could help.
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Lemurs sunbathing. Lemurs holding tiny umbrellas. Lemurs Lemurs Lemurs!
The expedition will take place over Summer.
Sir David Attenborough
Nicaragua has officially joined the Paris climate accord, leaving just two countries to not support the deal ― the United States and Syria. "It is the only instrument we have in the world that allows...
Sir David Attenborough has spoken of his frustration and upset about the state of our oceans ahead of 'Blue Planet II' coming to our screens. The new seven-part series, the follow-up to 2001's 'Blue P...
PENZANCE, UNITED KINGDOM - OCTOBER 16: Waves whipped up by Hurricane Ophelia crash over the seafront in Penzance on October 16, 2017 in Cornwall, England. Hurricane Ophelia comes exactly 30 years after the Great Storm of 1987. Two people have been killed as the remnants of the storm hit the United Kingdom and Ireland. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
It's not just developing nations choking on their own smoke.
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The remnants of former hurricane Ophelia slammed into Ireland and the western United Kingdom on Monday, claiming at least three lives, leaving nearly 400,000 without power and further cementing the 20...
Move over kids, we're going first.
It could provide all the electricity in the world, and it’s right on our doorstep.
Even if the Paris climate agreement targets are achieved.
It's all about four key seats near the proposed Carmichael Mine.
Mayor Anne Hildalgo is fighting against air pollution in the city.
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during his meeting meets with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi during the U.N. General Assembly in New York, U.S., September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Want to know exactly where it is? Sorry, it's still a secret.
Nicaragua, one of only two countries to initially reject the Paris climate accord, now plans to sign the agreement. The Central American nation originally refused to sign the global deal to cut planet...
It's now 45 days since the ground was properly wet in Sydney.
Researchers have identified that there is now a 1-in-20 chance of global warming causing catastrophic damage to the planet by 2050. A new study that evaluates the models of future climate change scena...
Even as the future of Liddell hangs in the balance.
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The giant triton sea snail loves eating crown of thorns starfish.
As any Beyoncé fan will tell you, these days the Queen Bey only speaks out when she really has something to say, which makes it all the more significant that she recorded a video message for th...