Extinction Rebellion protestors in Oxford Circus.
XR has the nation's attention but to build on this momentum its purpose must not become overshadowed by its tactics.
An aerial photo of Borneo shows deforestation and patches of remaining forest.
A new study lays out a road map for protecting and restoring 50% of Earth's surface, targeted to preserve biodiversity and maximize natural removal of carbon from the atmosphere.
Mining is a highly destructive endeavour towards our environment but demand for gems and minerals is non-stop; early colonial relationships continue to define these industries.
Much of the devastation of our globe's natural resources traces its origins to early colonialism. These relationships continue to define the extraction of resources that severely impact ecosystems.
I helped write the IPCC 1.5°C report the number apparently comes from. But the truth is better – and worse – than that.
Cholera vaccines have been given to people in Beira after an outbreak following Cyclone Idai.
Cyclone Idai showed just how unprepared SADC is to respond to major natural disasters.
Finance minister Grant Robertson (left) and climate minister James Shaw address school children during a climate protest, promising that New Zealand will introduce zero carbon legislation this year.
The latest report on the state of New Zealand's environment delivers a forceful official statement on climate change impacts.
Carbon pricing is the most market-based means of addressing the climate crisis, yet it is strongly opposed by politicians that claim to support free markets.
David Attenborough at the 2019 World Economic Forum in Davos.
The BBC's new documentary is a great opportunity to challenge our current economic system.
Looking out from Ontong Java settlement at the mouth of the Mataniko River, Honiara.
Alexei Trundle (2017)
Pacific island nations are often framed as remote atolls facing rising seas and cyclones. But their cities are growing fast, so are efforts to help the most climate-vulnerable people hitting the mark?
Autumnal displays may be dimmed in the future.
Record-breaking summer heat might mean trees delay and mute their autumn hues.
A grizzly bear eats ripe buffaloberry fruit in the Bow Valley of Alberta. Shifts in the timing of buffaloberry development in the Rocky Mountains will change the behaviour of grizzly bears, and could threaten reproductive rates in this vulnerable population.
Alex P. Taylor
As warming temperatures shift the availability of key food sources, Alberta's grizzly bears will be forced to adjust.
An aerial view of the ever-changing Lake Chad.
Scientists are trying to figure out what risks changes in Lake Chad's levels pose to people in the region.
A rapid transition from fossil fuels is possible by targeting the 'tipping points' in our political and economic systems.
Blizzard conditions cover the Central and Northern Plains on March 13, 2019.
NASA Earth Observatory
What creates such dramatic storms across the US Great Plains? The key factors are topography and temperature differences.
Song_about_summer / shutterstock
Global problems need global solutions. But what you do personally can shift what's seen as 'normal'.
Author and activist George Monbiot.
George Monbiot talks with an ecologist about natural solutions to the climate crisis.
It’s not all doom and gloom – pathways to restore the health of our planet do exist.
The world is on the brink of creating irreversible damage to the environment if better policy isn't rolled out. Read the findings of the UN report.
Supporters wave signs during an anti-carbon tax rally in Calgary in October 2018.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Given Alberta's innovative spirit and its emissions-reducing results, is this a time for the province to turn its back on carbon policy and tarnish its reputation in a world transitioning to lower carbon?
Hippos at Gorongosa National Park.
Brett Kuxhausen, Author provided
Long-standing assumption that humans killed large mammals 4.5m years ago has been debunked by researchers -- but some experts still think humans played a part in the demise of biodiversity
Flickr/ Climate Centre
Cyclone Idai hit poor countries the hardest and shows why disaster resilience is a necessity.