COP26: Delaying key climate meeting preferable to 'messing it up'

Further postponement of the UK climate summit would be better than a failed event, says an expert.

April 14, 2021 ~6 min

US seeks China climate agreements ahead of Biden summit

US envoy John Kerry will hold talks in Shanghai ahead of a climate summit hosted by President Biden.

April 13, 2021 ~3 min

UK woodlands 'at crisis point' amid wildlife decline

A review of the state of Britain's native woods and trees finds only 7% are in good condition.

April 13, 2021 ~3 min

Negative emissions, positive economy

How bioenergy with carbon capture and storage could help stabilize the climate without breaking the bank.

Mark Dwortzan | Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change • mit
April 13, 2021 ~5 min

The EU wants a carbon tax on imports – but would it be the climate solution officials expect?

It's meant to stop something known as 'carbon leakage,' but the solution has economic, legal and environmental consequences.

Timothy Hamilton, Associate Professor of Economics, University of Richmond • conversation
April 13, 2021 ~7 min

‘Thermal corridor’ clarifies loggerhead turtle migration mystery

North Pacific loggerhead turtles make a two-decade-long journey of thousands of miles. A newly-discovered phenomenon may explain how they do it.

Rob Jordan-Stanford • futurity
April 13, 2021 ~9 min

Can reflecting the sun’s heat cool the warming Earth?

New research digs into using technology to fight climate change by cooling down the planet. One idea? Reflecting the sun's heat into space.

Michigan State • futurity
April 13, 2021 ~8 min

Floating solar farms could cool down lakes threatened by climate change

Earth's floating solar power capacity has grown one-hundredfold in the last five years.

Giles Exley, Associate Lecturer of Energy and Environment, Lancaster University • conversation
April 13, 2021 ~6 min

World's wealthiest 'at heart of climate problem'

The so-called “polluter elite” must change their lifestyles to tackle climate change, a report says.

April 13, 2021 ~5 min

France moves to ban short-haul domestic flights

MPs vote to stop flights where the journey could be made by train in under 2.5 hours.

April 12, 2021 ~3 min