Florida manatee with 'Trump' etched on back prompts investigation

An investigation is launched after the marine mammal was found with the president's name on its body.

Jan. 12, 2021 ~2 min

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Biden cabinet: Inner circle get key posts as John Kerry named climate envoy

The former secretary of state is among the names announced for key roles in the new US administration.

Nov. 23, 2020 ~7 min

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Joe Biden: How the president-elect plans to tackle climate change

What will a Joe Biden presidency mean for the global battle against rising temperatures?

Nov. 10, 2020 ~9 min

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Climate change: US formally withdraws from Paris agreement

After a three year wait, the US becomes the first nation to leave the Paris climate pact.

Nov. 4, 2020 ~10 min

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Trump weakens environmental law to speed up infrastructure projects

The president hails the changes as "historic", but critics say they are designed to avoid scrutiny.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
July 15, 2020 ~5 min

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Dakota Access Pipeline: Judge suspends use of key oil link

The pipeline, which protesters fought against, is ordered to conduct a fresh environmental review.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
July 7, 2020 ~5 min

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Nuclear weapons and hurricanes don't mix, NOAA advises

President Donald Trump reportedly suggested bombing hurricanes before they made landfall.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Aug. 26, 2019 ~3 min

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US climate objections sink Arctic Council accord in Finland

There is no joint declaration by Arctic nations as the US criticises climate change wording.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
May 7, 2019 ~2 min

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Report: US 2018 CO2 emissions saw biggest spike in years

Following three years of decline, US carbon emissions spiked in 2018, according to new research.

BBC Science News • bbcnews
Jan. 8, 2019 ~6 min

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