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Fossil fuels are heating the atmosphere – but the fact that we're burning them may not be the only reason.
Rising water temperature encourage the spread of bacteria in ocean waters.
Recent reports describe people dying from infections caused by flesh-eating bacteria. But that doesn't that mean you can't still enjoy time at the beach frolicking in warm water.
US President Donald J. Trump announcing that the US will withdraw from the Paris climate accord, June 1 2017.
Climate deniers recently gathered to talk shop at Donald Trump's hotel in Washington DC. There's more to their links with the president than a reservation, though.
Air conditioning requires energy, and contributes to global warming – here are five ways of cooling which won't cost the planet.
European heatwaves are part of a pattern of rapid global warming.
The clearest picture yet of the past 2,000 years of global temperatures has shown warming in the last 50-odd years is unprecedented in the last two millennia.
It’s been four decades since the first credible, global report on the effect of carbon dioxide on the global climate.
Scientists introduced credible climate change to the world in 1979, but it's taken decades for their message to sink in.
The fossil fuel industry depends on massive government support, which makes the public foot the bill for a harmful and uncompetitive industry.
Australians need better solutions for coping with the warmer climate of the future (and present).
Australian houses are not designed and built for the realities of climate change
Could our best shot at stopping climate catastrophe be restoring forests on a massive scale?
Policies to tackle climate change will make it more expensive not to act.
The vast majority of climate scientists agree that rising CO₂ is driving climate change, yet barely 50% of the public agrees. Did scientists get the story wrong? No, as the fossil record makes clear.
Melting on top of sea ice off northwestern Greenland, June 2019.
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Greenland's ice made headlines in June, as warm weather made for unseasonably widespread melting. And though this summer is still unfolding, the human fingerprint on Greenland's ice can't be denied.
Steam rises from Neurath coal-fired power plant near Cologne, Germany. May 2 2019.
A new study lays out what must happen immediately for any hope of limiting global warming to 1.5°C.
A key tool for capturing and storing carbon may have been hiding in plain sight all along.
Carbon offsetting is one way of doing it – but sometimes the simplest methods work best.
US Air Force fighters during the 1991 Gulf War.
If the US military were a country, its carbon emissions would rank between that of Peru and Portugal.
Global investors are already mobilizing capital to take advantage of investment opportunities in climate-smart infrastructure, emissions-reducing technology and updated electricity grids.
We need to equip Canada’s financial sector to steer us through a global economic transition on our own terms.
It can be tempting to point fingers, but people with other priorities aren’t necessarily bad.
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In the end, climate policy didn't swing the federal election, and for those on the losing side it can be tempting to play the blame game. But listening and respect are much better ways to move forward.
Tens of thousands of students march in Sydney, Australia in March 2019 to demand action on climate change.
Can new language change the way the public and politicians perceive the hazards of the Earth's changing climate?
A scientist explains how global warming is affecting the entire world – from the mountains, to the sea.