Green measures such as a change to the Bank of England's remit do not go far enough, critics say.
today • ~6 min
How 18th-century weather diaries shed light on the effects of an Icelandic volcanic eruption on Scotland
New research challenges the idea that Laki caused years of extreme weather in Scotland and has implications for how we deal with sudden, forced climate change today.
today • ~8 min
In northwest Mexico, biologists are building a network of radio towers to track how individual migratory birds move among important wetland areas.
today • ~9 min
Retreat, re-liberalisation, or business as usual.
yesterday • ~6 min
There will be more weather-driven disasters like February's deep freeze in Texas, and energy planners aren't prepared.
yesterday • ~9 min
Stefan Christmann spent almost 15 months in Antarctica alongside 10,000 emperor penguins.
yesterday • ~7 min
Contrary to popular belief, falling natural gas prices didn't accelerate coal power plant retirements. Here's what did.
March 1, 2021 • ~6 min
Foreign ambassadors say Boris Johnson's tacit support for the mine prompts accusations of hypocrisy.
March 1, 2021 • ~5 min
Could the cryptocurrency's huge electricity consumption also sink it?
Feb. 27, 2021 • ~7 min
Nations' current carbon-cutting plans will not keep global temperature rise below 1.5C, the UN says.
Feb. 26, 2021 • ~5 min