United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in his 2021 New Year message said both climate change and the COVID-19 pandemic are crises that can only be addressed by everyone together – as part of a transition to an inclusive and sustainable future.
Climate change is testing the resilience of our planet's birds. While tropical avian species appear especially vulnerable to habitat loss, drought, natural disasters, and declining prey, new research suggests they can withstand heat waves quite well.
University of Colorado Boulder researchers have found that climate change spurred wildfires across much of the planet millions of years ago, with implications that human-caused climate change could have similar impacts in the future.
Australia’s climate will continue to warm, resulting in prolonged wildfire seasons and less rain in the southeast and southwest that will lead to more frequent droughts, the country’s weather bureau said on Friday.
Legal and General Investment Management (LGIM) is set to warn 500 companies to do more to tackle climate change or risk being publicly named and shamed, in an escalation of a long-running environmental campaign by the UK’s largest asset manager.
Rising temperatures linked to climate change will have a direct impact on the performance of photovoltaic power (PV) plants, as such shifts will also determine the growth of moisture, aerosols, and particulates in the atmosphere.