Grenfell fears prevent timber building boom

Climate change: Grenfell fears prevent timber building boom

By Roger Harrabin • bbcnews
yesterday ~4 min

Tags: climate-change

Nature: Bumblebees' 'clever trick' fools plants into flowering

Scientists discover a new behaviour among bumblebees that tricks plants into flowering early.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
May 21, 2020 ~5 min

Tags: climate-change

Antarctic algal blooms: 'Green snow' mapped from space

UK scientists create the first wide-area maps of microscopic algae growing in coastal Antarctica.

By Jonathan Amos • bbcnews
May 20, 2020 ~5 min

Tags: climate-change

Climate change: Future floods will delay emergency response

Increases in rainfall in England could impact ambulance and fire crew response times.

By Matt McGrath • bbcnews
May 18, 2020 ~5 min

Tags: climate-change

Coral bleaching: Scientists 'find way to make coral more heat-resistant'

Researchers say they have developed a lab-grown strain of microalgae which is more tolerant to heat.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
May 14, 2020 ~3 min

Tags: climate-change

Climate change: Study pours cold water on oil company net zero claims

Doubt is cast on claims fossil fuel companies are curbing their CO2 in line with net zero targets.

By Matt McGrath • bbcnews
May 12, 2020 ~4 min

Tags: uk-climate-change-protests

Climate change: More than 3bn could live in extreme heat by 2070

Areas such as India, Australia and Africa are predicted to be among the worst affected.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
May 5, 2020 ~3 min

Tags: climate-change

Is the world's biggest iceberg about to break up?

The 5,100 sq km behemoth which broke away from Antarctica in 2017 drops its own large chunk of ice.

By Jonathan Amos • bbcnews
April 23, 2020 ~1 min

Tags: climate-change

Climate change: Switch road cash to broadband, adviser says

The UK government's climate adviser says

BBC Science News • bbcnews
April 21, 2020 ~4 min

Tags: climate-change

Climate change: 'Bath sponge' breakthrough could boost cleaner cars

A new aluminium-based material could make hydrogen-powered cars more practical and less expensive.

By Matt McGrath • bbcnews
April 18, 2020 ~4 min

Tags: climate-change

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