647 articles from The Guardian.

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2021-05-09 Humans already have the tools to combat climate change but we lack leadership | Dave Lowe When it comes to the political will and leadership needed to drive the world tow...
2021-05-07 The young people taking their countries to court over climate inaction Sofia Oliveira is one of six young Portuguese people who have filed a lawsuit ag...
2021-05-05 Global heating pace risks ‘unstoppable’ sea level rise as Antarctic ice sheet melts The current pace of global heating risks unleashing “rapid and unstoppable” sea ...
2021-05-04 Rich nations’ climate targets will mean global heating of 2.4C – study New climate targets announced by the US and other rich nations in recent weeks h...
2021-04-30 Climate crisis: our children face wars over food and water, EU deputy warns Older people will have to make sacrifices in the fight against climate change or...
2021-04-24 Australia has wasted so many years when it comes to climate change | Greg Jericho So many wasted years.The first mention in parliament of “greenhouse gas” occurre...
2021-04-23 As head of the UN’s climate change agency, I know this year is crucial for the future of humanity | Patricia Espinosa Nearly three decades ago, during the Earth Summit held in 1992 in Rio de Janeiro...
2021-04-23 Climate crisis has shifted the Earth’s axis, study shows The massive melting of glaciers as a result of global heating has caused marked ...
2021-04-22 Concerns over climate finance for poorer nations as White House summit begins Developing countries are increasingly concerned that their need for financial as...
2021-04-19 Australia has coped fairly well with the pandemic. With climate change? It’s a different story | Greg Jericho The release last week of the OECD’s Going for Growth 2021 report on Australia pr...
2021-04-19 ‘Relentless’ climate crisis intensified in 2020, says UN report There was a “relentless” intensification of the climate crisis in 2020, accordin...
2021-04-19 Joe Biden to reveal US emissions pledge in key climate crisis moment Joe Biden faces a key test of his commitment to climate action this week, when h...
2021-04-18 David Remnick: ‘There is no vaccine for climate change’ David Remnick has been the editor of the New Yorker since 1998. The Fragile Eart...
2021-04-18 US and China commit to cooperating on climate crisis The US and China have “committed to cooperating” on the pressing issue of climat...
2021-04-16 ‘This is it. If we don’t amp up, we’re goners’: the last chance to confront the climate crisis? The Earth’s climate has always been a work in progress. In the 4.5bn years the p...
2021-04-13 Sea levels are going to rise by at least 2ft. We can do something about it | Harold R Wanless The climate emergency is bigger than many experts, elected officials, and activi...
2021-04-12 The climate emergency is here. The media needs to act like it When the world shut down last year, there was one big beneficiary: the planet. W...
2021-04-11 Climate Change: Ade on the Frontline review – an intensifying crisis Ade Adepitan addresses what he calls “the elephant in the room” fairly early on ...
2021-04-09 Lemurs and giant tortoises among species at risk if global heating hits 3C Unique island species including lemurs and the Galapagos giant tortoise could be...
2021-04-03 China sandstorms highlight threat of climate crisis Recent sandstorms that shrouded Beijing in a post-apocalyptic orange haze and in...
2021-04-01 Rapid global heating is hurting farm productivity, study finds The climate crisis is already eating into the output of the world’s agricultural...
2021-03-30 UK criticised for ignoring Paris climate goals in infrastructure decisions Prominent scientists and lawyers have said the UK government’s decision to ignor...
2021-03-29 Climate change: rainfall threatens spectacular Northumberland carved fireplace A race has begun to prevent one of the most spectacular fireplaces in the UK fro...
2021-03-27 Joe Biden invites 40 world leaders to virtual summit on climate crisis Joe Biden has invited 40 world leaders to a virtual summit on the climate crisis...
2021-03-26 'We want to be included': First Nations demand a say on climate change More than 100 traditional owners and leading scientists from across Australia me...
2021-03-25 'A bold agenda': hopes rise for US climate change reversal as Deb Haaland sworn in After four years under an administration that denied the climate crisis, opened ...
2021-03-22 Is NSW flooding a year after bushfires yet more evidence of climate change? Life-threatening floods have washed away homes and businesses with a deluge of r...
2021-03-21 Climate fight 'is undermined by social media's toxic reports' Fake news on social media about climate change and biodiversity loss is having a...
2021-03-20 Canadian Conservative party votes not to recognize climate crisis as real Canada’s main opposition Conservative party members have voted down a proposal t...
2021-03-20 Summers could last for half the year by 2100 Our summers are already about 20% longer than they used to be, and if the climat...
2021-03-15 Climate crisis: recent European droughts 'worst in 2,000 years' The series of severe droughts and heatwaves in Europe since 2014 is the most ext...
2021-03-11 Hawaii: flooding forces evacuations as officials warn 'this is climate change' Heavy rains triggered flooding on multiple Hawaiian islands this week, destroyin...
2021-03-10 How grassroots schemes across UK are tackling climate crisis Communities across the UK are tackling the climate crisis with hundreds of local...
2021-03-08 Global heating pushes tropical regions towards limits of human livability The climate crisis is pushing the planet’s tropical regions towards the limits o...
2021-02-27 Climatologist Michael E Mann: 'Good people fall victim to doomism. I do too sometimes' Michael E Mann is one of the world’s most influential climate scientists. He ros...
2021-02-26 Australia accused of 'shamefully' holding back global action on climate change Australia has been accused of “shamefully doing nothing” and weighing down globa...
2021-02-26 Changes in Atlantic currents may have dire climate implications for the next century | Andrew Meijers The ocean circulation that keeps our relatively northern corner of Europe warm(i...
2021-02-24 To stop climate disaster, make ecocide an international crime. It's the only way | Jojo Mehta and Julia Jackson The Paris agreement is failing. Yet there is new hope for preserving a livable p...
2021-02-21 Texas freeze shows a chilling truth – how the rich use climate change to divide us | Robert Reich Texas has long represented a wild west individualism that elevates personal free...
2021-02-19 'California and Texas are warnings': blackouts show US deeply unprepared for the climate crisis When California saw widespread power blackouts last year during wildfires and a ...
2021-02-18 Call to tax international flights to raise climate funds for poor countries Taxes on international transport could provide new flows of finance to developin...
2021-02-17 Heating Arctic may be to blame for snowstorms in Texas, scientists argue Associating climate change, normally connected with roasting heat, with an unusu...
2021-02-16 Climate change 'delayed migration of big plant-eating dinosaurs by millions of years' Large plant-eating dinosaurs probably arrived in the northern hemisphere million...
2021-02-14 Australia's lack of effort on climate change is going to cost us | Bill Hare Global momentum is building on increasing climate action to meet the Paris agree...
2021-02-13 Bill Gates on the climate crisis: ‘I can't deny being a rich guy with an opinion’ There are two numbers you need to know about climate change. The first is 51bn. ...
2021-02-10 Climate action could save 'millions of lives' through clean air, diet and exercise Thousands of lives lost to air pollution, inactivity and unhealthy diets could b...
2021-02-03 Court convicts French state for failure to address climate crisis A Paris court has convicted the French state of failing to address the climate c...
2021-02-02 Sea level rise could be worse than feared, warn researchers The rise in the sea level is likely to be faster and greater than previously tho...
2021-01-31 New Zealand needs urgent action to cut emissions, says climate change commission New Zealand needs to urgently increase its efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emis...
2021-01-30 Dizzying pace of Biden's climate action sounds death knell for era of denialism For a landmark moment in the global effort to stave off catastrophic climate cha...
2021-01-29 ‘Breathtaking’: what Joe Biden’s sweeping climate plan means for Scott Morrison When John Kerry, the United States’ new special presidential envoy for climate, ...
2021-01-27 Biden signals radical shift from Trump era with executive orders on climate change Joe Biden has warned the climate crisis poses an “existential threat” to the wor...
2021-01-27 Climate crisis: world is at its hottest for at least 12,000 years – study The planet is hotter now than it has been for at least 12,000 years, a period sp...
2021-01-27 UN global climate poll: ‘The people’s voice is clear – they want action’ The biggest ever opinion poll on climate change has found two-thirds of people t...
2021-01-25 Helping poorest tackle climate crisis will boost global growth, says IMF head Helping the most vulnerable people to cope with the climate crisis can boost the...
2021-01-23 Biden and Trudeau agree to cooperate on Covid and climate change Canada’s Justin Trudeau and President Joe Biden plan to meet next month, the pri...
2021-01-22 1 million young people urge governments to prioritise climate crisis More than 1 million young people around the world have urged governments to prio...
2021-01-21 Biden raises hopes of addressing climate crisis as Cop26 nears Joe Biden’s pledges of strong action on the climate crisis have buoyed internati...
2021-01-20 Biden returns US to Paris climate accord hours after becoming president Joe Biden has moved to reinstate the US to the Paris climate agreement just hour...
2021-01-19 Biden to 'hit ground running' as he rejoins Paris climate accords Joe Biden is set for a flurry of action to combat the climate crisis on his firs...
2021-01-16 The biggest Coalition conspiracy theory is climate change denial | Greg Jericho Nasa announced this week that 2020 – a year which included a La Niña event norma...
2021-01-16 Carbon capture is vital to meeting climate goals, scientists tell green critics Engineers and geologists have strongly criticised green groups who last week cla...
2021-01-14 Countries adapting too slowly to climate breakdown, UN warns Millions of people around the world are facing disaster from flood, droughts, he...
2021-01-13 Climate crisis: record ocean heat in 2020 supercharged extreme weather The world’s oceans reached their hottest level in recorded history in 2020, supe...
2021-01-13 Top scientists warn of 'ghastly future of mass extinction' and climate disruption The planet is facing a “ghastly future of mass extinction, declining health and ...
2021-01-08 Climate crisis: 2020 was joint hottest year ever recorded The climate crisis continued unabated in 2020, with the the joint highest global...
2021-01-07 Global heating could stabilize if net zero emissions achieved, scientists say The world may be barreling towards climate disaster but rapidly eliminating plan...
2021-01-06 Who should pick up the tab for the costs of climate change in north Queensland? | Richard Denniss Is it fair that young men pay more for car insurance than older women, or that w...
2021-01-04 Climate crisis will cause falling humidity in global cities – study Urban regions around the world are likely to see a near-universal decrease in hu...
2020-12-31 'It's awakened me': UK climate assembly participants hail a life-changing event At the start of 2020, Sue Peachey could never have predicted how her life would ...
2020-12-29 Could Covid lockdown have helped save the planet? When lockdown began, climate scientists were horrified at the unfolding tragedy,...
2020-12-25 New Zealand readers say 'everything' must be prioritised in battle against climate change After prime minister Jacinda Ardern declared a climate emergency this month, we ...
2020-12-25 Massachusetts city to post climate change warning stickers at gas stations Cambridge, Massachusetts, has become the first US city to mandate the placing of...
2020-12-18 World leaders deserve to know about Australia's abysmal climate change policy, so I wrote to them | Bob Carr Australia ends the year as one of the only developed countries not committed to ...
2020-12-13 Having kids increases global warming. But don’t blame the parents… When I had my daughter I felt like the first person to have a baby; now I’ve had...
2020-12-12 World is in danger of missing Paris climate target, summit is warned The world is still not on track to fulfil the 2015 Paris climate agreement, the ...
2020-12-10 Greta Thunberg: 'We are speeding in the wrong direction' on climate crisis The world is speeding in the wrong direction in tackling the climate emergency, ...
2020-12-09 Australia's record spring heat one-in-500,000 without climate change: analysis Australia’s hottest spring on record, which saw temperatures more than 2C above ...
2020-12-09 Ending UK’s climate emissions ‘affordable’, say official advisers The world’s first detailed route map to ending a nation’s use of fossil fuels is...
2020-12-08 Greenhouse gas emissions transforming the Arctic into 'an entirely different climate' The Arctic’s rapid transformation into a less frozen, hotter and biologically al...
2020-12-06 A warning on climate and the risk of societal collapse | Letter As scientists and scholars from around the world, we call on policymakers to eng...
2020-12-04 A change in the weather: new demand for TV presenters to include climate in forecasts Graham Creed has spent 30 years with his head in synoptic charts, and for the pa...
2020-12-03 Climate change: what is the UK's NDC and why is it important? Every country signing up to the Paris agreement set out a target, known as a nat...
2020-12-02 Great Barrier Reef outlook 'critical' as climate change called number one threat to world heritage The outlook for five Australian world heritage sites including the Great Barrier...
2020-12-02 New Zealand declares a climate change emergency New Zealand has declared a climate change emergency and committed to a carbon-ne...
2020-11-27 Climate ‘apocalypse’ fears stopping people having children – study People worried about the climate crisis are deciding not to have children becaus...
2020-11-19 Climate activists ramp up pressure on Biden with protest outside Democratic headquarters Progressive climate activists plan to occupy the Democratic National Committee h...
2020-11-19 The 'market' won't save us from climate disaster. We must rethink our system | Robert S Devine The massive wildfires that have been rampaging across the American west this yea...
2020-11-15 Scientists link record-breaking hurricane season to climate crisis Paddling in a canoe through the flood waters left by Hurricane Eta in his rural ...
2020-11-13 State of the climate: five big issues from the report that will affect every Australian Since 1910, Australia has warmed by 1.44C and the levels of carbon dioxide in th...
2020-11-13 'We packed long underwear and never wore it': Arctic scientists shocked at warming When the Arctic researchers Jacqueline Grebmeier and Lee Cooper made their annua...
2020-11-09 Revealed: Covid recovery plans threaten global climate hopes The prospect of a global green recovery from the coronavirus pandemic is hanging...
2020-11-08 Joe Biden could bring Paris climate goals 'within striking distance' The election of Joe Biden as president of the US could reduce global heating by ...
2020-11-07 Australia warned it could be isolated over climate inaction after Joe Biden victory Australia risks becoming an isolated laggard in addressing the climate crisis, w...
2020-11-03 We need to talk to our kids about the climate crisis. But courage fails me when I look at my son | Tim Flannery Being a bearer of bad news is never easy. I’ve been writing and talking about cl...
2020-11-02 Climate crisis breaks open generational rifts in US families The climate crisis lingers in the back of Gemma Gutierrez’s mind, a gnawing anxi...
2020-11-01 'Crossroads of the climate crisis': swing state Arizona grapples with deadly heat Even now, Ivan Moore can’t think why his father didn’t didn’t tell anyone that t...
2020-10-30 A Joe Biden victory could push Scott Morrison – and the world – on climate change I’m a deeply superstitious person, so I can barely bring myself to utter the wor...
2020-10-27 Overwhelming majority believe Australia is already experiencing climate change Battling a global pandemic and the first recession in 30 years has not prompted ...
2020-10-27 Arctic methane deposits 'starting to release', scientists say Scientists say they have found evidence that frozen methane deposits in the Arct...
2020-10-27 A beloved Jamaican beach is succumbing to climate change. It won’t be the last Sunbathing mothers keep an anxious eye out for children enjoying horseback rides...
2020-10-23 Mathias Cormann wants to be a chameleon on climate change when we've got a bin fire instead of a plan | Katharine Murphy The window for attaining net zero emissions by 2050 and holding temperature incr...
2020-10-21 Australia should create ‘Pacific visa’ to reduce impact of climate change and disaster on islanders Australia should establish a new “Pacific Access” visa category that could be us...
2020-10-21 Morrison government 'ignored' Climate Change Authority's advice on Covid recovery The Morrison government has been accused of ignoring advice from one of its agen...
2020-10-18 Alaska's new climate threat: tsunamis linked to melting permafrost In Alaska and other high, cold places around the world, new research shows that ...
2020-10-17 Acting on climate change can get us out of recession. There are no excuses left | Greg Jericho Seven years ago this week the Abbott government released the exposure draft of l...
2020-10-15 Amy Coney Barrett refuses to tell Kamala Harris if she thinks climate change is happening Supreme court nominee Amy Coney Barrett refused to say whether she accepts the s...
2020-10-10 Campaign seeks 1bn people to save climate – one small step at a time If a billion people around the world were to take a few small steps and make the...
2020-10-08 Climate denial ads on Facebook seen by millions, report finds Adverts on Facebook denying the reality of the climate crisis or the need for ac...
2020-10-05 Amazon near tipping point of switching from rainforest to savannah – study Much of the Amazon could be on the verge of losing its distinct nature and switc...
2020-10-05 Our world is facing irreversible destruction – and still there's no urgency in Australian climate policy | Lenore Taylor For Australians, the national trauma of fires burning through 18 million hectare...
2020-10-02 Americans are becoming climate migrants before our eyes | Alex Domash In November 2018, I traveled with a caravan of thousands of Central American mig...
2020-10-02 A second Trump term would be 'game over' for the climate, says one of the world's top climate scientists This article is published as part of Covering Climate Now, a collaboration of 40...
2020-10-02 Covid-19 and the climate crisis are part of the same battle | Jeffrey Frankel From early on in the Covid-19 pandemic, a common refrain has been, “At least may...
2020-09-30 Global heating warming up 'nights faster than days' The climate crisis is heating up nights faster than days in many parts of the wo...
2020-09-30 What does the first climate question at a US debate in 20 years reveal? The long-awaited climate question in last night’s presidential debate broke a 20...
2020-09-28 How our warmer oceans are contributing to climate breakdown Humans have made the oceans more stable, and the result will be more extreme wea...
2020-09-23 Climate crisis must not be overshadowed by Covid, Johnson to tell UN The world cannot allow the climate emergency to be overshadowed by the coronavir...
2020-09-23 Melting Antarctic ice will raise sea level by 2.5 metres – even if Paris climate goals are met, study finds Melting of the Antarctic ice sheet will cause sea level rises of about two and a...
2020-09-23 ‘They’re suffering now’: Americans scramble to adapt to daily reality of climate crisis Wildfire smoke had painted the sky orange last week when Sam, a Bay Area residen...
2020-09-23 Guardian/Vice poll finds most US 2020 voters strongly favor climate action The climate crisis is set to be a significant factor in a US presidential electi...
2020-09-22 A third of my country was just underwater. The world must act on climate | Sheikh Hasina One-third of my country was underwater last month. The heaviest rains in almost ...
2020-09-22 Facebook suspends environmental groups despite vow to fight misinformation Facebook has suspended the accounts of several environmental organizations less ...
2020-09-21 Israel fish deaths linked to rapid warming of seas High temperatures and the persistent warming of oceans have triggered profound c...
2020-09-19 The tipping points at the heart of the climate crisis The warning signs are flashing red. The California wildfires were surely made wo...
2020-09-18 New Zealanders rank climate change above Covid this election One month out from New Zealand’s general election and the major parties are on t...
2020-09-16 The megafires and pandemic expose the lies that frustrate action on climate change | Tim Flannery I was in Melbourne in late January, watching as more and more people donned face...
2020-09-11 The future has arrived. These explosive fires are our climate change wakeup call | Peter Gleick Like millions of people in the western United States this week, I woke up to dee...
2020-09-09 Climate crisis could displace 1.2bn people by 2050, report warns More than 1 billion people face being displaced within 30 years as the climate c...
2020-09-08 Shorter lifespan of faster-growing trees will add to climate crisis, study finds Live fast, die young is a truism often applied to rock stars but could just as e...
2020-09-03 Portuguese children sue 33 countries over climate change at European court Young activists from Portugal have filed the first climate change case at the Eu...
2020-09-02 Climate emergency bill offers real hope | Letter From these cooler years of the early 21st century, we look to a bleak future. A ...
2020-09-02 Joe Biden's bold climate policies would leave Australia behind | Bob Carr This month the US Democrats wrapped up polling in Pennsylvania, a north-east ind...
2020-09-01 How SUVs conquered the world – at the expense of its climate They are the hulking cars that have conquered the world. Spreading from the hear...
2020-08-27 Climate crisis: business, farming and environment leaders unite to warn Australia 'woefully unprepared' Business, industry, farming and environmental leaders have joined forces to warn...
2020-08-26 Population panic lets rich people off the hook for the climate crisis they are causing | George Monbiot When a major study was published last month, showing that the global population ...
2020-08-23 The Observer view on the climate catastrophe facing Earth | Observer editorial Thirty years ago this week, the population of Earth was given official notificat...
2020-08-23 Earth has lost 28 trillion tonnes of ice in less than 30 years A total of 28 trillion tonnes of ice have disappeared from the surface of the Ea...
2020-08-21 The climate crisis has already arrived. Just look to California’s abnormal wildfires | Alastair Gee, Dani Anguiano There’s an idea that when the climate crisis begins, we will know it. Movies pre...
2020-08-20 How the climate crisis is already harming America – photo essay Climate change is not an abstract future threat to the United States, but a real...
2020-08-19 Greta Thunberg: After two years of school strikes, the world is still in a state of climate crisis denial On Thursday 20 August, it will be exactly two years since the first school strik...
2020-08-18 How the twin disasters of climate change and Covid-19 could transform our cities | Irena Bauman It’s often been said that we’re living through an unprecedented moment. But in c...
2020-08-18 What kind of face mask best protects against coronavirus? Yes. Different types of mask offer different levels of protection. Surgical grad...
2020-08-17 Extreme weather just devastated 10m acres in the midwest. Expect more of this | Art Cullen I know a stiff wind. They call this place Storm Lake, after all. But until recen...
2020-08-15 Australia's environmental protection laws should mention climate change, government told Australia’s 20-year-old national environmental laws need to be modernised to add...
2020-08-14 'We're not here for doom and gloom': meet the hosts of climate change podcast How to Save a Planet For a podcast about the climate crisis, there is a surprising amount of laughter...
2020-08-13 Climate change most likely cause of woolly rhino extinction – study The woolly rhino may have been wiped out by climate change rather than human hun...
2020-08-13 Great Barrier Reef envoy Warren Entsch urges fellow Liberal MPs to do more on climate change The Morrison government’s Great Barrier Reef envoy, Warren Entsch, has urged fel...
2020-08-12 Last decade was Earth's hottest on record as climate crisis accelerates The past decade was the hottest ever recorded globally, with 2019 either the sec...
2020-08-11 Disease-bearing ticks thrive as climate change heats up US Growing up in north-eastern Ohio, Kimberly Byce spent much of her childhood runn...
2020-08-07 Covid-19 lockdown will have 'negligible' impact on climate crisis – study The draconian coronavirus lockdowns across the world have led to sharp drops in ...
2020-08-06 In tackling the global climate crisis, doom and optimism are both dangerous | Zeke Hausfather and Richard Betts Protesters march in the streets in an “extinction rebellion” against the climate...
2020-08-05 What can you do to fight the climate crisis? As the climate crisis intensifies, scientists and experts agree that systemic ch...
2020-08-04 Flooding could occur daily in Sydney by the end of this century because of climate change Flooding in localised areas around Sydney will happen almost every week by the m...
2020-08-04 Letter from economists: to rebuild our world, we must end the carbon economy From deep-rooted racism to the Covid-19 pandemic, from extreme inequality to eco...
2020-08-04 Rising temperatures will cause more deaths than all infectious diseases – study The growing but largely unrecognized death toll from rising global temperatures ...
2020-08-03 'There’s still a choice': New Zealand's melting glaciers show the human fingerprints of climate change Twice a year, glaciologist Lauren Vargo and her colleagues set up camp beside tw...
2020-07-30 Climate crisis exerting increasing impact on UK, says Met Office More extreme heat, less frost and snow, and trees coming into leaf earlier are a...
2020-07-30 The four types of climate denier, and why you should ignore them all | Damian Carrington A new book, described as “deeply and fatally flawed” by an expert reviewer, rece...
2020-07-29 Population, climate change and inequality | Letters It is very good to see you acknowledge the threats of a growing population, and ...
2020-07-28 Environmental racism is killing Americans of color. Climate change will make it worse | Mustafa Santiago Ali “I Can’t Breathe” is echoing across the planet. Filled with anguish and pain, th...
2020-07-22 Global heating: best and worst case scenarios less likely than thought Doomsayers and hopemongers alike may need to revise their climate predictions af...
2020-07-16 Pandemic shows climate has never been treated as crisis, say scientists Greta Thunberg and some of the world’s leading climate scientists have written t...
2020-07-15 Climate change made Siberian heatwave 600 times more likely – study The record-breaking heatwave in the Siberian Arctic was made at least 600 times ...
2020-07-14 Methane rises to highest level on record Animal farming and fossil fuels have driven global emissions of the potent green...
2020-07-14 Joe Biden unveils aggressive $2tn climate and jobs plan Joe Biden has unveiled a new, more aggressive climate and jobs plan which advise...
2020-07-09 Biden unveils $700bn 'buy American' proposal to revive US industry In an election year shaped by overlapping national crises, Joe Biden on Thursday...
2020-07-09 US push to dilute energy regulations as bailouts to fossil fuel firms The US has argued for less regulation of the world’s energy systems, speaking ou...
2020-07-09 Kent airport gets green light to reopen as international hub Developers have been given permission to rebuild Manston airport as an internati...
2020-07-09 NSW government awards $1m grant to develop ‘flying car’ The New South Wales government has awarded almost $1m from a regional grants fun...
2020-07-09 NSW government says renewable energy zone in New England could power 3.5m homes The New South Wales government aims to back renewable energy plants in the New E...
2020-07-09 Notre Dame spire must be rebuilt exactly as it was, says chief architect The spire of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris should be rebuilt exactly as it was b...
2020-07-09 Victory for Yellowstone's grizzly bears as court rules they cannot be hunted In a stunning victory for wildlife conservationists and indigenous tribes – and ...
2020-07-09 European hamster and caterpillar fungus on brink of extinction Hamsters and fungi may not be poster species among those threatened with extinct...
2020-07-09 Group of rare Cross River gorillas caught on camera in Nigeria Rare images of a group belonging to one of the most endangered gorilla subspecie...
2020-07-09 ‘It’s all on hold’: how Covid-19 derailed the fight against plastic waste 2020 was supposed to be the year America revolted against plastic.Consumers were...
2020-07-09 What I learned from preparing for the end of the world It’s a glorious June afternoon and as I dig up turf to make a vegetable bed, I’m...
2020-07-09 CO2 in Earth's atmosphere nearing levels of 15m years ago The amount of carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere is approaching a level no...
2020-07-09 Ofgem's £25bn plan puts climate goals at risk, say energy firms Energy companies have accused the regulator Ofgem of putting Britain’s climate g...
2020-07-09 The Disaster Tourist by Yun Ko-eun review – life under late capitalism Following a spate of recent fiction considering the strange intersection of our ...
2020-07-09 Banks and pension funds among investors bankrolling meat and dairy Banks, investors and pension funds have poured billions into the world’s larges...
2020-07-09 Birdwatching increased tenfold last lockdown. Don't stop, it's a huge help for bushfire recovery | The Conversation Many Victorians returning to stage-three lockdown will be looking for ways to pa...
2020-07-09 The ocean’s largest mystery – why has no one seen a whale shark give birth? Covered in polka dots and stretching the length of a single-decker bus, the gent...
2020-07-09 Country diary: the ‘lady of the house’ has been left to her fate The moth looks moth-eaten. Its magpie white splashes on iridescent black forewin...
2020-07-09 Global temperatures likely to hit at least 1C warming for next five years There is a one-in-five chance annual global temperatures will be at least 1.5C w...
2020-07-08 Entire rare bird colony vanishes, baffling New Zealand scientists A specialist search and recovery team has been deployed to recapture the last re...
2020-07-08 International aviation and shipping likely to be added to UK's net zero carbon target International aviation and shipping emissions are likely to be included in the U...
2020-07-08 Tory praise for summer statement comes with concerns over finances Conservative backbenchers have showered praise on Rishi Sunak after his summer s...
2020-07-08 'Not what a green recovery looks like': Rishi Sunak's plan gets mixed response There was no lack of advice for the chancellor on measures to green the economic...
2020-07-08 Spreading rock dust on fields could remove vast amounts of CO2 from air Spreading rock dust on farmland could suck billions of tonnes of carbon dioxide ...
2020-07-08 Protecting 30% of planet could bolster economy, study says Nearly a third of the world’s oceans and land area could be placed under environ...
2020-07-08 Seafood fraud: why your Mediterranean swordfish might actually be shark Franco Comes last caught sharks more than six months ago, while longline fishing...
2020-07-08 Up to a million Australian homes in bushfire-prone areas have little or no fire protection Up to one million homes in bushfire-prone areas have little or no fire protectio...
2020-07-08 US children who drink water from private wells at higher risk of lead exposure American children whose homes rely on private wells for drinking water are 25% m...
2020-07-08 'Playing the hand of God': scientists' experiment aims to help trees survive climate change There is an impressive array of pine species at the Nature Conservancy’s Plum Cr...
2020-07-08 'Landscape of fear': what a mass of rotting reindeer carcasses taught scientists In August 2016, a park ranger stumbled upon 323 dead wild tundra reindeer in Nor...
2020-07-08 Public trust is paramount during a pandemic - scientists and politicians must protect it | Shaun Hendy New Zealand has had more than its share of good luck in the Covid-19 crisis. Our...
2020-07-08 Great white vanishing act: where have South Africa's famous sharks gone? For those who watch the waves, rocks and beaches for the distinctive silhouettes...
2020-07-08 Country diary: a towering plant with pariah status Under a canopy of riverside willows, a tall plant stem had long been the placeho...
2020-07-08 Though painful to admit, conservatives know Australia’s tough Covid-19 response is better than the US | Richard Denniss Only 16 weeks ago, prime minister Scott Morrison told a bemused Australian publi...
2020-07-07 Bright feathers, bright brains: hummingbirds 'can order numerically' Hummingbirds are not only bright in appearance but also in brain, it would seem,...
2020-07-07 No business need at all now for a Chinese nuclear plant in the UK Get ready for the “new Huawei” is the word from Westminster, meaning another fla...
2020-07-07 The Guardian view on a post-Covid recovery: not much building back greener | Editorial Boris Johnson does not want a crisis to go to waste. The coronavirus-induced rec...
2020-07-07 Scientists put forward plan to create universal species list A plan to create the first universally recognised list of species on Earth has p...
2020-07-07 Australian banks 'undermining Paris agreement' with $7bn in fossil fuel loans Since the Paris agreement was signed, Australia’s big four banks have financed n...
2020-07-07 Quentin Henderson obituary Quentin Henderson, who has died aged 67, was a volunteer with Voluntary Services...
2020-07-07 ‘Cottagecore’? Here we call it cow shit | Brief letters Thanks to your correspondent for introducing us rural folk to “cottagecore” – “t...
2020-07-07 Legal action threatened over Boris Johnson's 'unlawful' green recovery plans Boris Johnson’s much-vaunted green recovery plans are inadequate and “clearly un...
2020-07-07 Over 5,600 fossil fuel companies have taken at least $3bn in US Covid-19 aid More than 5,600 companies in the fossil fuel industry have taken a minimum of $3...
2020-07-07 Don't know if you want a baby? This is how I found my answer In September last year, a few months before I turned 37, I started a list. It’s ...
2020-07-07 ‘Hold on brother’: final days of doomed crew on Chinese shark finning boat When Sepri and Ari boarded a Chinese tuna fishing vessel in February 2019, the 2...
2020-07-07 Mya-Rose Craig: ‘Young people need to see someone like them who is into nature’ The young birder and environmental campaigner Mya-Rose Craig believes the corona...
2020-07-07 Treasury's 'green recovery' not enough, say campaigners Environmental groups have reacted with disappointment to details of the governme...
2020-07-07 Russia cracks down on marmot hunting after suspected bubonic plague cases Russia has stepped up patrols to stop people hunting marmots near its border wit...
2020-07-06 Judge suspends Dakota Access pipeline over environmental concerns A federal judge has sided with the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and ordered the Dak...
2020-07-06 Chancellor set to announce £3bn green investment package Rishi Sunak is to announce a £3bn package of green investment to decarbonise pub...
2020-07-06 Rare night clouds may be warning sign of climate crisis Something magical appeared at night over London and other parts of Britain on 21...
2020-07-06 Clarifying my remarks about Israel | Letter Of course, I have never suggested that Israel was “the greatest single cause of ...
2020-07-06 Coronavirus: world treating symptoms, not cause of pandemics, says UN The world is treating the health and economic symptoms of the coronavirus pandem...
2020-07-06 A new normal: will you stop flying? In our video series A new normal, we ask Guardian readers what they want a futur...
2020-07-06 More women like me are choosing to be childfree. Is this the age of opting out? Imagine a world in which, one day, you learned you’d eventually be expected to g...
2020-07-06 Shark finning: why the ocean's most barbaric practice continues to boom In the narrow streets of Sai Ying Pun neighbourhood, the centre of Hong Kong’s d...
2020-07-06 Country diary: gripped by a grayling's disappearing act The path ahead runs like a threadbare strip of carpet between low-lying vegetati...
2020-07-05 Algae turn Italian Alps pink, prompting concerns over melting Scientists in Italy are investigating the mysterious appearance of pink glacial ...
2020-07-05 Former WHO director Anthony Costello: 'Opening pubs before schools says something about our priorities' Anthony Costello is a paediatrician and international expert on child health who...
2020-07-05 ‘Seeing the trees being ripped down is really hard’: meet a father and son protesting against HS2 Attach it to the edge,” instructs Seb. “What I recommend you do is…” replies Lar...
2020-07-05 'Irrelevant': Labor frontbencher says no use focusing on 2030 emissions target Labor’s resources spokesman, Joel Fitzgibbon, says an emissions reduction target...
2020-07-04 Stop making sense: why it's time to get emotional about climate change | Rebecca Huntley It took me much longer than it should have to realise that educating people abou...
2020-07-04 The 2023 Fifa Women’s World Cup is a rare chance for sport to shape a better world | Craig Foster The announcement of hosting rights for the 2023 Fifa Women’s World Cup is serend...
2020-07-04 English countryside 'at risk from Boris Johnson’s planning revolution' The English countryside and its wildlife are at serious risk because of Boris Jo...
2020-07-04 Reality bites: how the pandemic changed the way we eat If I thought food waste was complicated before Covid-19 emerged, now it blows my...
2020-07-04 The environmentalist's apology: how Michael Shellenberger unsettled some of his prominent supporters Few things engage a particular subset of conservative media more than an environ...
2020-07-03 Heatwaves have become longer in most of the world since 1950s – study Heatwaves have increased in both length and frequency in nearly every part of th...
2020-07-03 Dry tropical forests may be more at risk than wet rainforests, study says Dry tropical forests are more vulnerable to the impacts of global heating than h...
2020-07-03 Britain beyond lockdown: can social and climate justice come together? Jonathan Watts Global environment editor Fri 3 Jul 2020 08.00 BST Last modif...
2020-07-03 UK risks missing net zero target in Covid-19 recovery, Labour warns The chancellor of the exchequer must lay out urgent plans to realign government ...
2020-07-02 60% of fish species could be unable to survive in current areas by 2100 – study Sixty per cent of studied fish species will be unable to survive in their curren...
2020-07-02 The Guardian view on France's green wave: seizing the moment | Editorial Lyon, Strasbourg and Bordeaux; Besançon, Poitiers and Tours: the list of powerfu...
2020-07-02 Canadian sparrows ditch their old song for catchier tune If you consider Chirpy Chirpy Cheep Cheep to be the ultimate catchy tune, think ...
2020-07-02 UK gives go-ahead to giant windfarm project off Norfolk coast The construction of two giant offshore windfarms is poised to go ahead off the N...
2020-07-02 UK government development bank to end fossil fuel financing The UK government’s overseas development bank has bowed to calls to end fossil f...
2020-07-02 Revealed: development banks funding industrial livestock farms around the world Two of the world’s leading development banks have pumped billions of dollars int...
2020-06-30 Eden-Monaro Liberal candidate under fire for climate and same-sex marriage comments Climate and LGBT equality campaigners have rounded on the Liberal candidate for ...
2020-06-30 Likelihood of 40C temperatures in UK is ‘rapidly accelerating’ The likelihood of the UK experiencing deadly 40C temperatures for the first time...
2020-06-30 South pole warming three times faster than rest of the world, our research shows | Kyle Clem for the Conversation Climate scientists long thought Antarctica’s interior may not be very sensitive ...
2020-06-29 Democrats to unveil bold new climate plan to phase out emissions by 2050 House Democrats will unveil an aggressive climate crisis “action plan” on Tuesda...
2020-06-26 Government climate advisers running scared of change, says leading scientist Kevin Anderson, one of the world’s leading climate scientists, had a familiar re...
2020-06-25 Reserve Bank warns of 25% GDP loss by 2100 unless action taken on climate change More than 60 central banks, including the Reserve Bank of Australia and the Bank...
2020-06-25 The Arctic heatwave: here's what we know | Tamsin Edwards There’s an Arctic heatwave: it’s 38°C in Siberia. Arctic sea ice coverage is the...
2020-06-24 Road to net zero: what the Committee on Climate Change recommends The government’s statutory adviser, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC), publi...
2020-06-21 Britain still failing on climate crisis, warn advisers Ministers are bracing themselves for a powerful new rebuke from the government’s...
2020-06-18 Climate crisis poses serious risks for pregnancy, investigation finds More than a decade of overwhelming evidence links air pollution and heat exposur...
2020-06-18 World has six months to avert climate crisis, says energy expert The world has only six months in which to change the course of the climate crisi...
2020-06-18 Donald Trump did not know UK had nuclear weapons, Bolton says in new book Donald Trump was unaware that the UK had its own nuclear weapons, according to t...
2020-06-17 Tashi: 25 years on and more than 1 million copies sold but still an 'enchanted' delight People roll their eyes when Anna Fienberg starts a story with: “Well, it was lik...
2020-06-17 Left in doubt about magpie monogamy | Brief letters Re Marian Dodd’s letter (16 June), I should like to say that Morrisons is not th...
2020-06-17 Climate crisis: alarm at record-breaking heatwave in Siberia A prolonged heatwave in Siberia is “undoubtedly alarming”, climate scientists ha...
2020-06-17 'It's only important if you eat food': inside a film on the honeybee crisis Every February, Brett Adee joins a caravan of semi-trucks, bound for California’...
2020-06-17 Victorian government found to have failed to protect critically endangered grasslands The Victorian government has failed to protect critically endangered grasslands ...
2020-06-17 Coronavirus is a looming crisis for British workers. We need fast action to secure jobs | Yvette Cooper Yesterday’s employment figures were tough. 600,000 fewer payroll jobs. Over a mi...
2020-06-17 Pandemics result from destruction of nature, say UN and WHO Pandemics such as coronavirus are the result of humanity’s destruction of nature...
2020-06-17 Coronavirus is a warning to us to mend our broken relationship with nature | Marco Lambertini, Elizabeth Maruma Mrema and Maria Neira In 1997, a large area of rainforest in south-east Asia was burned to the ground ...
2020-06-16 Wildfires caused by barbecues harming wildlife, says National Trust The National Trust is urging people not to take a barbecue or light a campfire w...
2020-06-16 Plantlife: one man went to mow … but maybe he should wait Lawn mowers are back in action now that June is wet and the grass is growing aga...
2020-06-16 Three ex-PMs attack plan to merge DfID with Foreign Office The prime minister has been accused of jeopardising Britain’s standing in the wo...
2020-06-16 'Political vandalism': DfID and Foreign Office merger met with anger by UK charities The prime minister’s announcement on Tuesday that the Department for Internation...
2020-06-16 Global oil demand could hit record growth rate next year, IEA warns The world’s oil demand could climb at its fastest rate in the history of the mar...
2020-06-16 My lockdown spring watch – a photo essay “Bum barrels twit on bush and treeScarse bigger then a bumble beeAnd in a white ...
2020-06-16 UK-EU security and foreign policy ties will weaken, says Macron ally The UK will have weaker ties with the European Union on foreign and security pol...
2020-06-16 Plastic superhighway: the awful truth of our hidden ocean waste We called the competition Who Found the Weirdest Thing? So far, the entries that...
2020-06-16 Deadly heat is killing Americans: climate death toll rises after a decade of federal inaction This story is co-published with Columbia Journalism Investigations, the Center f...
2020-06-16 Country diary: the tadpoles in this toad soup are dining on me It is remarkable how the signal to breed hardwired into the brains of toads brin...
2020-06-16 Pass the shiraz: how Australia’s wine industry can adapt to climate change | Gabi Mocatta, Rebecca Harris and Tomas Remenyi Many Australians enjoy a glass of homegrown wine, and $2.78bn worth is exported ...
2020-06-15 Australia has a problem with climate change denial. The message just isn't getting through | Greg Jericho An international survey of people’s news habits around the world reveals that Au...
2020-06-15 Covid-19 pandemic is 'fire drill' for effects of climate crisis, says UN official The coronavirus pandemic is “just a fire drill” for what is likely to follow fro...
2020-06-15 Saving Canada's wild salmon: rescuers pin hopes on fish ladder and salmon cannon When Gord Sterritt walked to the dusty edge of a cliff in western Canada last su...
2020-06-15 ACCC loses appeal against Kimberly-Clark ruling on 'flushability' of wipes Australia’s consumer watchdog has lost its appeal over a ruling that Kimberly-Cl...
2020-06-15 Emissions from 13 dairy firms match those of entire UK, says report The biggest dairy companies in the world have the same combined greenhouse gas e...
2020-06-15 Leading UK charities urge PM to seek green recovery from Covid-19 The chiefs of some of Britain’s leading charities have written to the prime mini...
2020-06-15 Pine martens dash hopes of curbing grey squirrels by avoiding city Hopes that the resurgent predatory pine marten might “biologically control” grey...
2020-06-15 Unilever vows to invest €1bn in green projects Unilever has pledged to invest €1bn (£900m) over the next decade in environmenta...
2020-06-15 Country diary: it’s still spring in the green underworld of the ash trees When we walk into Bastow Wood, we abruptly step into another world. The wood sit...
2020-06-14 Dispersal of flying foxes from centre of Cairns 'farcical', wildlife groups say Environment groups have questioned a federal government decision to approve the ...
2020-06-14 Carbon-neutral coffee comes to UK – via sail boat from Colombia to Cornwall The French schooner De Gallant docked in Falmouth harbour at the end of May, thr...
2020-06-13 ‘The waste and excess is more visible’: how coronavirus is shaking up fashion It was on the morning of 18 March, when Glastonbury was confirmed cancelled, tha...
2020-06-13 Fast-growing mini-forests spring up in Europe to aid climate Tiny, dense forests are springing up around Europe as part of a movement aimed a...
2020-06-13 Climate worst-case scenarios may not go far enough, cloud data shows Worst-case global heating scenarios may need to be revised upwards in light of a...
2020-06-12 Ethical investments are outperforming traditional funds Environmentalists cheered by huge improvements in air quality during the lockdow...
2020-06-12 Gas ‘completely dominated’ discussion about Covid-19 recovery, commission adviser says A member of a government Covid-19 recovery taskforce has rejected the overwhelmi...
2020-06-12 Jobs at risk as south Wales coalmining site faces closure A coalmining site in south Wales is facing closure after the Welsh government us...
2020-06-12 Climate crisis to blame for $67bn of Hurricane Harvey damage – study At least $67bn of the damage caused by Hurricane Harvey in 2017 can be attribute...
2020-06-12 Santos $3.6bn Narrabri gas project formally backed by NSW government A contentious gas development at Narrabri, in north-west New South Wales, is a s...
2020-06-12 Glencore's $1.5bn coalmine a step closer after Queensland grants special status The Switzerland-based mining company Glencore will push ahead with a proposed $1...
2020-06-11 Revealed: more than 1,000 metric tons of microplastics rain down on US parks and wilderness Microplastic particles equivalent to as many as 300m plastic water bottles are r...
2020-06-11 Canadian conservation officer fired for refusing to kill bear cubs wins legal battle A conservation officer in Canada who was fired for refusing to kill two black be...
2020-06-11 Indian man upsets wife by bequeathing land to two elephants An Indian man has opted to bequeath most of his land to two elephants that he sa...
2020-06-11 The corporations now signaling support for Black people are part of the problem | Rashad Robinson For many people in power, especially corporations, their biggest fear is not whe...
2020-06-11 X marks the spot: treasure hunters in shock after reported $2m find in Rocky Mountains Treasure hunters have reacted with shock, delight and disbelief to the news that...
2020-06-10 Switch from public transport could put 1m more cars on English and Welsh roads A million more cars could be on the road in England and Wales each day if public...
2020-06-09 Russian mining firm accused of using global heating to avoid blame for oil spill Environmental groups have accused a Russian mining firm of emphasising the role ...
2020-06-09 Dalai Lama to release album of mantras and teachings set to music The Dalai Lama, whose message of humanity, harmony and peace delivered with a sm...
2020-06-09 The Sims gets a climate-friendly makeover in Eco Lifestyle The Sims is often held up as a shiny, romanticised example of the capitalist ide...
2020-06-09 'Why should I try to have a future?' The Weather Diaries, Lupa J and a she-wolf's lament There had been previous obsessions; with eagles, with kangaroos. But when Imogen...
2020-06-08 We often accuse the right of distorting science. But the left changed the coronavirus narrative overnight | Thomas Chatterton Williams When I reflect back on the extraordinary year of 2020 – from, I hope, some safer...
2020-06-06 Covid-19 relief for fossil fuel industries risks green recovery plans The failure of governments and central banks to set out a green recovery from th...
2020-06-04 Atmospheric CO2 levels rise sharply despite Covid-19 lockdowns Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere have risen strongly to a new peak this y...
2020-05-29 Markets not paying attention to climate crisis, IMF says Equity markets have generally ignored the increasing number of natural disasters...
2020-05-27 'The human fingerprint is everywhere': Met Office's alarming warning on climate The human fingerprint on the climate is now unmistakable and will become increas...
2020-05-25 Climate change in deep oceans could be seven times faster by middle of century, report says Rates of climate change in the world’s ocean depths could be seven times higher ...
2020-05-23 The climate crisis looms as the Coalition fiddles with fossil fuels | Greg Jericho We may be dealing with a health crisis, but the climate change crisis has not go...
2020-05-21 Our environment has always affected our mortality, should we add climate change to death certificates? | Arnagretta Hunter Last summer was bad for our health. We breathed hazardous air, watched our river...
2020-05-20 Climate change is turning parts of Antarctica green, say scientists Scientists have created the first large-scale map of microscopic algae on the An...
2020-05-16 Climate Assembly UK concludes in world transformed by coronavirus When 110 people gathered at a hotel in Birmingham in January for the UK’s first ...
2020-05-05 One billion people will live in insufferable heat within 50 years – study The human cost of the climate crisis will hit harder, wider and sooner than prev...
2020-05-04 'The parallels between coronavirus and climate crisis are obvious' “I’m sorry,” says Emily Atkin, not sounding very apologetic, “but if you still r...
2020-05-01 Australia listened to the experts on coronavirus. It's time we heard them on climate change | Lenore Taylor We’re already being swamped with ideas about “reforms” needed to recover from t...
2020-04-30 Link climate pledges to €26bn airline bailout, say Europe's greens Airlines are seeking €26bn (£22.7bn) in state aid to deal with the economic fall...
2020-04-28 Climate experts call for 'dangerous' Michael Moore film to be taken down A new Michael Moore-produced documentary that takes aim at the supposed hypocris...
2020-04-22 Earth Day: Greta Thunberg calls for 'new path' after pandemic Greta Thunberg has urged people around the world to take a new path after the co...
2020-04-20 Will climate change end waterfront living? Not if you can afford it Boston has endured several tumultuous eras, from being the birthplace of the Ame...
2020-04-07 Volcanic activity now believed to have triggered Triassic climate change Volcanic eruptions played an important and direct role in triggering the extreme...
2020-03-29 A collective solution to Covid-19 and climate change | Letters Capitalist orthodoxies fail in the face of “a crisis that can only be endured an...
2020-03-20 Why the climate crisis is harder to spot in the UK and US The data tells us that climate change is real, but sometimes the feeling on the ...
2020-03-18 Climate denial is the latest hobby horse of the German far right | Bernhard Pötter A dead bird of prey lying in the grass near a windfarm is the stark image on the...
2020-03-14 Patriotism could be the unlikely answer to solving the climate crisis | Anatol Lieven When it comes to fighting climate change and its effects, both greens and conser...
2020-03-10 Climate emergency: global action is ‘way off track’ says UN head The world is “way off track” in dealing with the climate emergency and time is f...
2020-03-10 There's no 'deadline' to save the world. Everything we do now has to pass the climate test | Damian Carrington You may have read that there are just eight, or 10, or 12 years to save the worl...
2020-03-05 Why don’t we treat the climate crisis with the same urgency as coronavirus? | Owen Jones It is a global emergency that has already killed on a mass scale and threatens t...
2020-03-02 Republicans are making noises on climate action. Some say it's just greenwashing Republican lawmakers under pressure to address the climate crisis are trying to ...
2020-02-29 Australia on the frontline: ask an expert about climate change and its effects From unprecedented bushfires in forests that used to be too wet to burn to warmi...
2020-02-21 JP Morgan economists warn climate crisis is threat to human race The world’s largest financier of fossil fuels has warned clients that the climat...
2020-02-18 Government to take ‘technology over taxation’ approach to climate change Scott Morrison has described a report he may adopt a technology investment targe...
2020-02-15 ‘The only uncertainty is how long we’ll last’: a worst case scenario for the climate in 2050 It is 2050. Beyond the emissions reductions registered in 2015, no further effor...
2020-02-15 Climate summit calls for urgent action after Australia's fire-hit summer The megafires of Australia’s summer “are a harbinger of life and death on a hott...
2020-02-13 Earth just had hottest January since records began, data shows Last month was the hottest January on record over the world’s land and ocean sur...
2020-02-10 I have witnessed the horrors of climate change in the Pacific. Australia, it is time for action | Jacynta Fuamatu Living in Australia as a Pacific Islander means every weekend there’s a social g...
2020-02-10 ‘Overwhelming and terrifying’: the rise of climate anxiety Over the past few weeks Clover Hogan has found herself crying during the day and...
2020-02-04 Global heating a serious threat to the world's climate refuges, study finds Biodiversity hotspots that have given species a safe haven from changing climate...
2020-01-30 Now that climate change is irrefutable, denialists like Andrew Bolt insist it will be good for us | Van Badham There was a battered paper cartoon pasted to our office cupboard, sometime back ...
2020-01-29 Climate breakdown 'is increasing violence against women' Climate breakdown and the global crisis of environmental degradation are increas...
2020-01-29 Let's abandon climate targets, and do something completely different | George Monbiot The crisis is not imminent. The crisis is here. The recent infernos in Australia...
2020-01-25 If you love Australia, climate change should scare the hell out of you | Greg Jericho I love Australia.It’s not a thing you hear too often from progressives. Mostly t...
2020-01-18 Behind the smokescreen, the Coalition's stance on climate change hasn't changed | Greg Jericho The speed with which the conservative side of politics and the media has gone fr...
2020-01-15 Climate emergency: 2019 was second hottest year on record The year 2019 was the second hottest on record for the planet’s surface, accordi...
2020-01-13 The government has been forced to talk about climate change, so it’s taking a subtle – and sinister – approach | Greg Jericho The impact of climate change over the past five months across Australia has caus...
2020-01-13 New Zealand schools to teach students about climate crisis, activism and 'eco anxiety' Every school in New Zealand will this year have access to materials about the cl...
2020-01-07 One year to save the planet: a simple guide to fighting the climate crisis in 2020 The impact of the climate crisis is all too visible. Bushfires have killed more ...
2020-01-05 Russia announces plan to ‘use the advantages’ of climate change Russia has published a plan to adapt its economy and population to climate chang...
2020-01-02 Science can help us adapt to climate change, but first we have to admit it is happening Talking to a fourth-generation grazier west of Townsville a few years ago, Prof ...
2020-01-01 Australia, your country is burning – dangerous climate change is here with you now | Michael Mann After years studying the climate, my work has brought me to Sydney where I’m stu...
2019-12-29 Climate change denial was defeated in 2019. But what comes next won't be easierg | Carlo Invernizzi-Accetti Will 2019 be remembered as the year in which climate change denial was defeated?...
2019-12-18 How water is helping to end 'the first climate change war' In the arid lands that have seen one of the most brutal wars of the 21st century...
2019-12-11 Australia ranked worst of 57 countries on climate change policy Australia is the worst-performing country on climate change policy, according to...
2019-12-08 A-Z of climate anxiety: how to avoid meltdown Much like the planet, people have a tipping point. Mine came last summer, when a...
2019-12-04 Climate models have accurately predicted global heating, study finds Climate models have accurately predicted global heating for the past 50 years, a...
2019-12-04 Climate change to steer all New Zealand government decisions from now on A climate change “lens” will now be applied to all major decisions made by the g...
2019-12-02 Climate crisis: what is COP and can it save the world? For almost three decades, world governments have met every year to forge a globa...
2019-11-28 The climate crisis leaders' debate: what did we learn? | Zoe Williams, Alice Bell, John Vidal and Ellie Mae O'Hagan The climate change debate left me mournful: it wasn’t the montage of environment...
2019-11-27 Climate emergency: world 'may have crossed tipping points’ The world may already have crossed a series of climate tipping points, according...
2019-11-26 UN calls for push to cut greenhouse gas levels to avoid climate chaos Countries must make an unprecedented effort to cut their levels of greenhouse ga...
2019-11-20 The climate science is clear: it's now or never to avert catastrophe | Bill McKibben The one thing never to forget about global warming is that it’s a timed test.It’...
2019-11-13 Coalition inaction on climate change and health is risking Australian lives, global report finds The federal government’s lack of engagement on health and climate change has le...
2019-11-13 Climate change: do more now or risk catastrophe, warns energy agency The world’s existing climate policies will not be enough to end the upward march...
2019-11-12 If the US military is facing up to the climate crisis, shouldn't we all? | Michael Klare We have heard from the scientists on climate change, with their meticulous data ...
2019-11-10 What are the links between climate change and bushfires? – explainer The link between rising greenhouse gas emissions and increased bushfire risk is ...
2019-11-09 Climate change deniers’ new battle front attacked The battle between climate change deniers and the environment movement has enter...
2019-11-05 Climate crisis: 11,000 scientists warn of ‘untold suffering’ The world’s people face “untold suffering due to the climate crisis” unless ther...
2019-10-26 Damian Carrington on 10 years as the Guardian's environment editor What did you do before you joined the Guardian?I did a PhD and post-doc research...
2019-10-25 The real reason scientists downplay the risks of climate change | Dale Jamieson, Michael Oppenheimer and Naomi Oreskes Although the results of climate research have been consistent for decades, clima...
2019-10-23 Exxon has misled Americans on climate change for decades. Here’s how to fight back Today, the state of New York will face off with ExxonMobil for oral arguments in...
2019-10-16 'It's a crisis, not a change': the six Guardian language changes on climate matters In addition to providing updated guidelines on which images our editors should u...
2019-10-16 Australia wasted decades in climate denial – and must break free of the mire of misinformation | Lenore Taylor Australia’s climate “debate” has been bogged in a culture war for decades. What ...
2019-10-13 Firms ignoring climate crisis will go bankrupt, says Mark Carney Companies and industries that are not moving towards zero-carbon emissions will ...
2019-10-11 Revealed: Google made large contributions to climate change deniers Google has made “substantial” contributions to some of the most notorious climat...
2019-10-10 How vested interests tried to turn the world against climate science In 1998 a public relations consultant called Joe Walker wrote to the American Pe...
2019-10-10 The climate crisis in 2050: what happens if cities act but nations don't? She has barely ever been in a car, and never eaten meat or flown. Now 31, she li...
2019-10-08 What we eat matters: to change climate crisis, we need to reshape the food system | Jess Fanzo and Mario Herrero The world came together last week for the UN general assembly, and climate crisi...
2019-10-01 Bad ancestors: does the climate crisis violate the rights of those yet to be born? What if climate breakdown is a violation of the rights of those yet to be born? ...
2019-09-22 Countries must triple climate emission cut targets to limit global heating to 2C An assessment backed by the world’s major climate science bodies has found commi...
2019-09-20 Across the globe, millions join biggest climate protest ever Millions of people demonstrated across the world yesterday demanding urgent acti...
2019-09-20 Climate change is morally wrong. It is time for a carbon abolition movement | Eric Beinhocker Human-induced climate change is a moral wrong. It involves one group of humans h...
2019-09-19 The climate crisis explained in 10 charts The level of CO2 has been rising since the industrial revolution and is now at i...
2019-09-19 We can all do our bit to tackle the climate crisis | Letters Greta Thunberg, the young Swedish climate activist, has tapped into a global pas...
2019-09-19 Greta Thunberg: ‘We are ignoring natural climate solutions’ The protection and restoration of living ecosystems such as forests, mangroves a...
2019-09-18 Climate crisis seen as 'most important issue' by public, poll shows A majority of the public recognise the climate crisis as an “emergency” and say ...
2019-09-17 Perhaps we need to explain climate change to politicians as we would to very small children | Emma White When I was an undergrad learning geology, the maxim that was thumped into me was...
2019-09-17 UN hosts drive to suck back carbon and reverse climate change A new effort to rally governments and corporations behind technologies that suck...
2019-09-16 Can the rest of the world save itself from climate breakdown without the US? This story originally appeared in the Nation. It is republished here as part of ...
2019-09-16 'Like a sunburn on your lungs': how does the climate crisis impact health? The climate crisis is making people sicker – worsening illnesses ranging from se...
2019-09-15 'Americans are waking up': two thirds say climate crisis must be addressed Two-thirds of Americans believe climate change is either a crisis or a serious p...
2019-09-11 Adaptation isn’t enough. We’ve got to throw everything at the climate crisis | Fiona Harvey When we’re faced with threats of inundation, our reaction has traditionally been...
2019-09-10 World 'gravely' unprepared for effects of climate crisis – report The world’s readiness for the inevitable effects of the climate crisis is “grave...
2019-09-09 Australians increasingly fear climate change related drought and extinctions Australians are increasingly concerned about droughts and floods, extinctions an...
2019-09-03 How much destruction is needed for us to take climate change seriously? News of Hurricane Dorian’s first casualty came early on Monday morning from the ...
2019-08-20 Death, blackouts, melting asphalt: ways the climate crisis will change how we live Between record heat and rain, this summer’s weather patterns have indicated, onc...
2019-08-07 What I learned writing about climate change and the US south for a year It’s 96 degrees in downtown Beaufort, North Carolina, a place where I spent much...
2019-07-31 Climate crisis already causing deaths and childhood stunting, report reveals Climate change is “absolutely” already causing deaths, according to a new report...
2019-07-24 'No doubt left' about scientific consensus on global warming, say experts The scientific consensus that humans are causing global warming is likely to hav...
2019-07-10 Global heating: London to have climate similar to Barcelona by 2050 London will have a similar climate in three decades’ time to that of Barcelona t...
2019-07-10 Individuals can’t solve the climate crisis. Governments need to step up | Anders Levermann From climate change to child labour, the responsibility for solving major societ...
2019-07-09 UK’s lack of plans to protect people from climate crisis ‘shocking’, say advisers The government’s own advisers have declared themselves shocked that the UK has n...
2019-07-07 One climate crisis disaster happening every week, UN warns Climate crisis disasters are happening at the rate of one a week, though most dr...
2019-07-04 Tree planting 'has mind-blowing potential' to tackle climate crisis Planting billions of trees across the world is one of the biggest and cheapest w...
2019-06-29 No flights, a four-day week and living off-grid: what climate scientists do at home to save the planet ‘We need to reduce our capacity and urge to consume’Month after month, there is ...
2019-06-14 Pope Francis declares 'climate emergency' and urges action Pope Francis has declared a global “climate emergency”, warning of the dangers o...
2019-06-10 Conservatives should change how they think about global warming. I did | Jerry Taylor For 23 years, I worked at a libertarian thinktank, arguing against climate actio...
2019-06-04 The climate crisis is our third world war. It needs a bold response | Joseph Stiglitz Advocates of the Green New Deal say there is great urgency in dealing with the c...
2019-06-03 Climate crisis seriously damaging human health, report finds A report by experts from 27 national science academies has set out the widesprea...
2019-05-18 The heat is on over the climate crisis. Only radical measures will work Drowned cities; stagnant seas; intolerable heatwaves; entire nations uninhabitab...
2019-05-17 Why the Guardian is changing the language it uses about the environment The Guardian has updated its style guide to introduce terms that more accurately...
2019-05-15 Has the politics of climate change finally reached a tipping point? | John Vidal Last week a small campaign group in the staunchly conservative town of Shrewsbur...
2019-05-15 Single-use plastics a serious climate change hazard, study warns The proliferation of single-use plastic around the world is accelerating climate...
2019-05-09 I have felt hopelessness over climate change. Here is how we move past the immense grief | Rob Law ‘Human society under urgent threat from loss of Earth’s natural life.’ ‘The plan...
2019-05-08 US is hotbed of climate change denial, major global survey finds The US is a hotbed of climate science denial when compared with other countries,...
2019-05-06 Loss of biodiversity is just as catastrophic as climate change | Robert Watson A colleague recently described how fish would swim into her clothing when she wa...
2019-05-02 Four charts that show how the UK stacks up on climate change Should the UK declare a “climate emergency” that would inform public policy and ...
2019-04-30 London tubes, schools and homes 'face climate change chaos' Hundreds of schools, hospitals and tube stations in London are at risk of floodi...
2019-04-30 The media is failing on climate change – here's how they can do better ahead of 2020 America elected Donald Trump at the end of the hottest year ever recorded, witho...
2019-04-22 Politicians’ reluctance on climate change is bizarre – action would not only be right but popular | Jeff Sparrow Australians want environmental action.As Katharine Murphy explained a few weeks ...
2019-04-18 Climate Change: The Facts review – our greatest threat, laid bare Once, a night in with David Attenborough promised the TV equivalent of a warm bl...
2019-04-06 Climate change is pushing Central American migrants to the US | Lauren Markham Media outlets and politicians routinely refer to the “flood” of Central American...
2019-04-04 Climate change group scrapped by Trump reassembles to issue warning A US government climate change advisory group scrapped by Donald Trump has reass...
2019-04-02 Canada warming at twice the global rate, climate report finds Canada is warming twice as fast as the rest of the world, a landmark government ...
2019-04-01 Insects have ‘no place to hide’ from climate change, study warns Insects have “no place to hide” from climate change, scientists have said after ...
2019-03-22 Top oil firms spending millions lobbying to block climate change policies, says report The largest five stock market listed oil and gas companies spend nearly $200m (£...
2019-03-21 Grimes finds a whole new way to make climate change fun It is written into celebrity lore that the reason the boyband Blue never made it...
2019-03-21 Climate change could make insurance too expensive for most people – report Insurers have warned that climate change could make cover for ordinary people un...
2019-03-12 Enough scandalous time-wasting on climate change. Let's get back to the facts | Lenore Taylor Over the past 30 years I have reported so many broken climate policy promises an...
2019-03-06 'Whole thing is unravelling': climate change reshaping Australia's forests Australia’s forests are being reshaped by climate change as droughts, heatwaves,...
2019-02-28 Climate change and the next generation | Letters When I see young people all over the world standing up for what they believe in,...
2019-02-25 Weatherwatch: should TV forecasters talk about climate change? TV weather forecasters usually steer clear of mentioning climate change, perhaps...
2019-02-21 Climate change 'cause of most under-reported humanitarian crises' Climate change was responsible for the majority of under-reported humanitarian d...
2019-02-03 How to change the minds of climate deniers For some people, the awakening comes in science class.In the Reddit thread title...
2019-02-02 ‘The devastation of human life is in view’: what a burning world tells us about climate change I have never been an environmentalist. I don’t even think of myself as a nature ...
2019-01-24 Why people in the US south stay put in the face of climate change I’ve long felt America, particularly the south, where I grew up, is in the “deni...
2019-01-22 Americans’ climate change concerns surge to record levels, poll shows Americans’ concerns about climate change have surged to record levels, new polli...
2019-01-16 Global tensions holding back climate change fight, says WEF Growing tension between the world’s major powers is the most urgent global risk ...
2019-01-15 Immediate fossil fuel phaseout could arrest climate change – study Climate change could be kept in check if a phaseout of all fossil fuel infrastru...
2018-12-20 Time to end ‘debate’ on climate change | Letters The call from Extinction Rebellion for the BBC to make global warming its top ed...
2018-12-16 To take on climate change, we need to change our vocabulary Each dead house fly was worth a quarter, my mom told us kids, but I never earned...
2018-12-13 China demands developed countries 'pay their debts' on climate change China called on rich countries to “pay their debts” on climate change at global ...
2018-12-12 Climate change talks lead to heightened pledge to cut emissions The EU and scores of developing countries have pledged to toughen their existing...
2018-12-12 As climate change bites in America’s midwest, farmers are desperate to ring the alarm Richard Oswald did not need the latest US government report on the creeping toll...
2018-12-05 The Guardian view on climate change: too much, too soon | Editorial Outside of the desperate and the deluded, everyone knows that the world is in th...
2018-12-05 Save millions of lives by tackling climate change, says WHO Tackling climate change would save at least a million lives a year, the World He...
2018-12-03 World Bank to invest $200bn to combat climate change The World Bank is to make about $200bn (£157bn) available to fund action on clim...
2018-12-03 'We are last generation that can stop climate change' – UN summit The UN climate change summit begins on Monday with a warning that today’s genera...
2018-12-02 Portrait of a planet on the verge of climate catastrophe On Sunday morning hundreds of politicians, government officials and scientists w...
2018-11-29 What's Trump hiding in the climate report? That global warming’s effects are here | Ken Kimmell and Brenda Ekwurzel Talk about cognitive dissonance. Just two days before 13 federal agencies releas...
2018-11-28 Climate change already a health emergency, say experts People’s health is being damaged today by climate change through effects ranging...
2018-11-27 World must triple efforts or face catastrophic climate change, says UN Countries are failing to take the action needed to stave off the worst effects o...
2018-11-23 Climate change 'will inflict substantial damage on US lives' Climate change is already harming Americans’ lives with “substantial damages” se...
2018-11-16 Policies of China, Russia and Canada threaten 5C climate change, study finds China, Russia and Canada’s current climate policies would drive the world above ...
2018-11-01 'Precious little': Democrats lack robust climate change plan despite global crisis Democrats don’t have a plan to address climate change comprehensively – or even ...
2018-10-30 There are three options in tackling climate change. Only one will work | Mayer Hillman The world faces a near-impossible decision – one that is already determining the...
2018-10-30 The unseen driver behind the migrant caravan: climate change Thousands of Central American migrants trudging through Mexico towards the US ha...
2018-10-26 Canada passed a carbon tax that will give most Canadians more money | Dana Nuccitelli Last week, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that under the Greenhouse Gas...
2018-10-22 Trump thinks scientists are split on climate change. So do most Americans | Dana Nuccitelli When queried about the most recent IPCC report, Republican lawmakers delivered a...
2018-10-15 Trouble brewing: climate change to cause 'dramatic' beer shortages Trouble is brewing for the world’s beer drinkers, with climate change set to cau...
2018-10-10 Huge reduction in meat-eating ‘essential’ to avoid climate breakdown Huge reductions in meat-eating are essential to avoid dangerous climate change, ...
2018-10-10 What does climate change really cost society? This lab is trying to find out One of the biggest hubs of real-time climate research is a lab hundreds of miles...
2018-10-09 Dutch appeals court upholds landmark climate change ruling A court in The Hague has upheld a historic legal order on the Dutch government t...
2018-10-09 'Tipping points' could exacerbate climate crisis, scientists fear Key dangers largely left out of the IPCC special report on 1.5C of warming are r...
2018-10-08 How climate change could be a spark to create a better world | Zoe Williams One great taboo in the climate change debate is how much has improved over the p...
2018-10-08 The Guardian view on climate change: a global emergency | Editorial Climate change is an existential threat to the human race. This may seem an absu...
2018-10-08 Overwhelmed by climate change? Here's what you can do The challenge of avoiding catastrophic climate breakdown requires “rapid, far-re...
2018-10-08 We have 12 years to limit climate change catastrophe, warns UN The world’s leading climate scientists have warned there is only a dozen years f...
2018-10-05 Climate change apathy, not denial, is the biggest threat to our planet | Leo Barasi Three years after world leaders signed the Paris climate agreement, we’re about ...
2018-09-27 World 'nowhere near on track' to avoid warming beyond 1.5C target The world’s governments are “nowhere near on track” to meet their commitment to ...
2018-09-24 New study reconciles a dispute about how fast global warming will happen | Dana Nuccitelli We’re currently on pace to double the carbon dioxide-equivalent (including other...
2018-09-24 Where should you move to save yourself from climate change? Climate change is fueling heatwaves, hurricanes and floods, gradually making cer...
2018-09-19 Shell and Exxon's secret 1980s climate change warnings | Benjamin Franta One day in 1961, an American economist named Daniel Ellsberg stumbled across a p...
2018-09-12 US activists launch climate change initiatives in absence of federal leadership America’s governors, mayors and CEOs are forging ahead with climate change initi...
2018-09-07 BBC admits ‘we get climate change coverage wrong too often’ The BBC has accepted it gets coverage of climate change “wrong too often” and to...
2018-08-30 Climate change: local efforts won't be enough to undo Trump's inaction, study says Individual cities, regions and businesses across the globe are banding together ...
2018-08-19 World is finally waking up to climate change, says 'hothouse Earth' author The scorching temperatures and forest fires of this summer’s heatwave have final...
2018-08-09 From greenhouse to hothouse: the language of climate change Scientists warned this week that feedback effects in global warming might tip th...
2018-08-07 Don’t despair – climate change catastrophe can still be averted | Simon Lewis This is the summer when, for many, climate change got real. The future looks fie...
2018-08-07 Domino-effect of climate events could move Earth into a ‘hothouse’ state A domino-like cascade of melting ice, warming seas, shifting currents and dying ...
2018-07-27 Extreme global weather is 'the face of climate change' says leading scientist The extreme heatwaves and wildfires wreaking havoc around the globe are “the fac...
2018-07-27 Heatwave made more than twice as likely by climate change, scientists find The heatwave searing northern Europe was made more than twice as likely by clima...
2018-06-19 Ex-Nasa scientist: 30 years on, world is failing 'miserably’ to address climate change Thirty years after a former Nasa scientist sounded the alarm for the general pub...
2018-06-03 Don't turn to the military to solve the climate-change crisis| Nick Buxton The Australian Senate’s declaration last month that climate change is a “current...
2018-05-31 Avoiding meat and dairy is ‘single biggest way’ to reduce your impact on Earth Avoiding meat and dairy products is the single biggest way to reduce your envir...
2018-05-17 Climate change on track to cause major insect wipeout, scientists warn Global warming is on track to cause a major wipeout of insects, compounding alre...
2018-04-18 The Commonwealth can kickstart a global offensive on climate change | Jacinda Ardern Leaders of Commonwealth nations are meeting in London this week instead of the S...
2018-04-16 The courts are deciding who's to blame for climate change | Dana Nuccitelli There are numerous ongoing legal challenges in an effort to determine who’s resp...
2018-03-19 Climate change soon to cause movement of 140m people, World Bank warns Climate change will result in a massive movement of people inside countries and ...
2018-03-15 It's 50 years since climate change was first seen. Now time is running out | Richard Wiles Fifty years ago, the Stanford Research Institute (SRI) delivered a report titled...
2018-03-07 Climate change tightens grip on US west coast despite progressive aspirations California’s exposure to climate change has been laid bare with warnings that Sa...
2018-03-05 Why what we eat is crucial to the climate change question | Ruth Khasaya Oniang’o Did you know that what’s on your plate plays a larger role in contributing to cl...
2018-02-01 We can battle climate change without Washington DC. Here's how The most telling item in Donald Trump’s State of the Union address may have been...
2018-01-18 Climate sensitivity study suggests narrower range of potential outcomes Earth’s surface will almost certainly not warm up four or five degrees Celsius b...
2017-12-26 US government climate report looks at how the oceans are buffering climate change | John Abraham In the recently released US Global Change Research Program Report, one of the ch...
2017-12-01 Top US firms including Walmart and Ford oppose Trump on climate change Since taking office, Donald Trump has pulled the United States out of the Paris ...
2017-11-20 Battered by extreme weather, Americans are more worried about climate change | Dana Nuccitelli The latest climate change survey from Yale and George Mason Universities is out,...
2017-11-06 How India’s battle with climate change could determine all of our fates “It’s a lucky charm,” says Rajesh, pointing to the solar-powered battery in his ...
2017-11-03 US report finds climate change 90% manmade, contradicting Trump officials A comprehensive review by 13 US federal agencies concludes that evidence of glob...
2017-10-30 Climate change already bringing disease, air pollution and heatwaves The health of hundreds of millions of people around the world is already being d...
2017-10-18 CliFi – A new way to talk about climate change | John Abraham Cli-Fi refers to “climate fiction;” it is a term coined by journalist Dan Bloom....
2017-08-08 The Trump administration's solution to climate change: ban the term | Bill McKibben In a bold new strategy unveiled on Monday in the Guardian, the US Department of ...
2017-08-07 US federal department is censoring use of term 'climate change', emails reveal Staff at the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) have been told to avoid using t...
2017-08-02 Climate change to cause humid heatwaves that will kill even healthy people Extreme heatwaves that kill even healthy people within hours will strike parts o...
2017-07-31 Suicides of nearly 60,000 Indian farmers linked to climate change, study claims Climate change may have contributed to the suicides of nearly 60,000 Indian farm...
2017-07-17 Neoliberalism has conned us into fighting climate change as individuals | Martin Lukacs Would you advise someone to flap towels in a burning house? To bring a flyswatte...
2017-07-12 Want to fight climate change? Have fewer children The greatest impact individuals can have in fighting climate change is to have o...
2017-07-10 Just 100 companies responsible for 71% of global emissions, study says Just 100 companies have been the source of more than 70% of the world’s greenhou...
2017-07-05 Hopes of mild climate change dashed by new research Hopes that the world’s huge carbon emissions might not drive temperatures up to ...
2017-07-05 Climate Change Authority loses last climate scientist | Planet Oz Imagine, if you will, a government board to champion Australian arts without any...
2017-06-28 World has three years left to stop dangerous climate change, warn experts Avoiding dangerous levels of climate change is still just about possible, but wi...
2017-06-16 Houston fears climate change will cause catastrophic flooding: 'It's not if, it's when' Sam Brody is not a real estate agent, but when his friends want to move home the...
2017-06-02 Reflections on the politics of climate change | John Abraham The science of climate change is clear. Scientists know that the Earth is warmin...
2017-05-30 Climate change could make cities 8C hotter – scientists Under a dual onslaught of global warming and localised urban heating, some of th...
2017-04-17 Humans on the verge of causing Earth’s fastest climate change in 50m years | Dana Nuccitelli A new study published in Nature Communications looks at changes in solar activit...
2017-04-05 Climate change impacting ‘most’ species on Earth, even down to their genomes Climate change is rapidly becoming a crisis that defies hyperbole. For all the s...
2017-03-27 Climate change: ‘human fingerprint’ found on global extreme weather The fingerprint of human-caused climate change has been found on heatwaves, drou...
2017-03-21 Record-breaking climate change pushes world into ‘uncharted territory’ The record-breaking heat that made 2016 the hottest year ever recorded has conti...
2017-03-18 The climate change battle dividing Trump’s America Ever since Donald Trump became US president, certain sectors of American society...
2017-03-08 Climate change impacts are already hitting us, say Europeans The citizens of four major European countries think the impacts of climate chang...
2017-03-06 Climate change impact on Australia may be irreversible, five-yearly report says An independent review of the state of Australia’s environment has found the impa...
2017-02-28 Shell's 1991 warning: climate changing ‘at faster rate than at any time since end of ice age’ Climate change “at a rate faster than at any time since the end of the ice age –...
2017-02-12 Humans causing climate to change 170 times faster than natural forces For the first time, researchers have developed a mathematical equation to descri...
2017-01-25 Europe faces droughts, floods and storms as climate change accelerates Europe’s Atlantic-facing countries will suffer heavier rainfalls, greater flood ...
2017-01-15 Prince Charles pens Ladybird book on climate change Prince Charles, a vocal critic of climate change sceptics, has penned a Ladybird...
2017-01-02 Climate change in 2016: the good, the bad, and the ugly | John Abraham This past year had so many stories involving human-caused climate change – it wi...
2016-12-03 Five ways to take action on climate change | Fatih Birol The Paris agreement has been ratified. Only one year after negotiating this hist...
2016-12-01 Climate change will stir 'unimaginable' refugee crisis, says military Climate change is set to cause a refugee crisis of “unimaginable scale”, accordi...
2016-11-23 Trump to scrap Nasa climate research in crackdown on ‘politicized science’ Donald Trump is poised to eliminate all climate change research conducted by Nas...
2016-11-18 Global green movement prepares to fight Trump on climate change The global green movement is preparing for the fight of its life against efforts...
2016-11-15 Global climate change action 'unstoppable' despite Trump The UN secretary-general, Ban Ki-moon, said on Tuesday that action on climate ch...
2016-11-13 Why the media must make climate change a vital issue for President Trump Imagine the world was facing upheaval on a scale not seen during modern civiliza...
2016-11-11 Donald Trump presidency a 'disaster for the planet', warn climate scientists The ripples from a new American president are far-reaching, but never before has...
2016-10-26 Climate change tipping points are not just symbolic | Letters This symbolic threshold (Carbon dioxide levels bring climate change into a ‘new ...
2016-10-24 'New era of climate change reality' as emissions hit symbolic threshold The world is in a new era of “climate change reality”, with carbon dioxide in th...
2016-10-24 'The atmosphere is being radicalized' by climate change | Dana Nuccitelli Climate change’s impacts on extreme weather and society are becoming increasingl...
2016-10-23 The Guardian view on climate change: good news – but not yet good enough | Editorial The Montreal protocol is the most successful environmental treaty in history, an...
2016-10-04 Planet at its hottest in 115,000 years thanks to climate change, experts say The global temperature has increased to a level not seen for 115,000 years, requ...
2016-08-30 Nasa: Earth is warming at a pace 'unprecedented in 1,000 years' The planet is warming at a pace not experienced within the past 1,000 years, at ...
2016-08-24 Human-induced climate change began earlier than previously thought Continents and oceans in the northern hemisphere began to warm with industrial-e...
2016-08-17 The Guardian view on the heatwave: still hope on climate change | Editorial The documentary broadcaster Ira Glass, the man behind the hit radio programme Th...
2016-08-15 Climate urgency: we've locked in more global warming than people realize | Dana Nuccitelli While most people accept the reality of human-caused global warming, we tend not...
2016-08-02 Environmental records shattered as climate change 'plays out before us' The world is careening towards an environment never experienced before by humans...
2016-07-07 Climate change plagues Madagascar's poor: 'The water rose so fast' Angenie, 21, lives in a country many people think of as an ecological paradise, ...
2016-06-17 Shattered records show climate change is an emergency today, scientists warn May was the 13th month in a row to break temperature records according to figure...
2016-05-29 How fracking can contribute to climate change One of the justifications for fracking is the use of natural gas as a bridging f...
2016-05-16 Climate change puts 1.3bn people and $158tn at risk, says World Bank The global community is badly prepared for a rapid increase in climate change-re...
2016-04-20 US weather 'preferable' for most thanks to climate change; but there's a catch A large majority of Americans have enjoyed more pleasant weather due to global w...
2016-04-14 World's scientists to join forces on major 1.5C climate change report Scientists from around the world will contribute to a major UN report on how glo...
2016-03-21 Eat less meat to avoid dangerous global warming, scientists say Growing food for the world’s burgeoning population is likely to send greenhouse ...
2016-03-21 Global warming taking place at an 'alarming rate', UN climate body warns The “alarming” and “unprecedented” rate of climate change is “sending a powerfu...
2016-02-15 Why don't we treat climate change with the rigor we give to terror attacks? | Ruth Greenspan Bell Extreme weather, water shortages and the spread of mosquito-borne diseases like ...
2016-02-11 Two-thirds of US students are taught climate change badly, study finds Nearly two-thirds of schoolchildren in the US are taught lessons on climate chan...
2016-02-10 Global warming: uneven changes across planet Less than 2C of global warming for the Earth, the target agreed by leaders at th...
2016-01-25 Record hot years near impossible without manmade climate change – study The world’s run of record-breaking hottest years is extremely unlikely to have h...
2015-12-31 The biggest climate stories of 2015 2015 has been a big year for climate change. The year has witnessed dizzying hig...
2015-12-12 James Hansen, father of climate change awareness, calls Paris talks 'a fraud' Mere mention of the Paris climate talks is enough to make James Hansen grumpy. T...
2015-12-11 Climate change means days are getting longer, scientists find The impact of climate change may appear to be overwhelmingly negative but there ...
2015-11-29 Is climate change really to blame for Syria’s civil war?| Jan Selby and Mike Hulme Was the Syrian civil war partly caused by climate change? Prince Charles, for on...
2015-11-25 Climate change makes past five-year period the warmest on record: WMO Climate change made 2011-2015 the warmest five-year period on record, according ...
2015-11-19 Climate change and cities: a prime source of problems, yet key to a solution Cities are home to half the world’s population and produce around 75% of the wor...
2015-07-10 Scientists predict huge sea level rise even if we limit climate change Even if world manages to limit global warming to 2C — the target number for curr...
2015-07-08 Exxon knew of climate change in 1981, email says – but it funded deniers for 27 more years ExxonMobil, the world’s biggest oil company, knew as early as 1981 of climate ch...
2015-07-08 Liberals attack climate science ahead of Australia's emissions pledge | Graham Readfearn Now is probably not the best time – if there ever was one – for a minority withi...
2015-06-22 Climate change threatens 50 years of progress in global health, study says Climate change threatens to undermine half a century of progress in global healt...
2015-05-01 Extreme weather and rising seas are already global threats. This will only intensify You may not realise it from the UK general election campaign, but this is a cruc...
2015-03-17 Climate change demands immense changes to the economic system Mark Lynas says: “Solving climate change does not mean rolling back capitalism, ...
2015-03-15 Climate change: UN backs fossil fuel divestment campaign The UN organisation in charge of global climate change negotiations is backing t...
2015-03-09 Does climate change really cause conflict? Humans have fought over resources for millennia, so recent studies indicating a ...
2015-03-06 Climate change: why the Guardian is putting threat to Earth front and centre | Alan Rusbridger Journalism tends to be a rear-view mirror. We prefer to deal with what has happe...
2015-03-06 Don't look away now, the climate crisis needs you | Naomi Klein A voice came over the intercom: would the passengers of Flight 3935, scheduled t...
2015-01-26 Climate change will hit Australia harder than rest of world, study shows Australia could be on track for a temperature rise of more than 5C by the end of...
2015-01-26 Climate change could impact the poor much more than previously thought | Dana Nuccitelli It’s widely accepted that climate change will have bigger negative impacts on po...
2015-01-15 Seven ways climate change could kill you (really) What do allergies, heart attacks, salmonella outbreaks, and depression have in c...
2014-12-27 Pope Francis’s edict on climate change will anger deniers and US churches He has been called the “superman pope”, and it would be hard to deny that Pope F...
2014-12-03 Eating less meat essential to curb climate change, says report Curbing the world’s huge and increasing appetite for meat is essential to avoid ...
2014-11-25 Climate change is an obvious myth – how much more evidence do you need? | Dean Burnett Climate change is a myth. We all know this, deep down. Some of you reading this ...
2014-11-22 Climate change is not just about science – it’s about the future we want to create Next December, 196 nations will meet in Paris to agree a course of action to res...
2014-11-17 Will geoengineering make people give up cutting their carbon footprint? If you thought there was a machine that could magically remove carbon dioxide fr...
2014-11-10 Your brain on climate change: why the threat produces apathy, not action Voter behavior has long held mysteries for both politicians and psychologists. W...
2014-11-02 IPCC: rapid carbon emission cuts vital to stop severe impact of climate change Climate change is set to inflict “severe, widespread, and irreversible impacts” ...
2014-10-29 Eight foods you're about to lose due to climate change What does climate change taste like?It’s an odd question, but an increasingly pe...
2014-07-14 Eight ways climate change is making the world more dangerous Forget the future. The world already is nearly five times as dangerous and disas...
2014-06-26 What really annoys scientists about the state of the climate change debate? | Graham Readfearn “Don’t shoot the messenger,” so the saying goes.But what if that message warns w...
2014-06-12 Climate change: how businesses can deal with America's most divisive issue Children in the US are traumatized by a school shooting roughly every week. Radi...
2014-05-27 Americans care deeply about 'global warming' – but not 'climate change' Barack Obama, scientists and campaigners have all looked at how to engage Americ...
2014-05-17 Climate change is upon us and we must act It is often claimed by those who deny the reality of climate change that scienti...
2014-05-06 Climate change wreaking havoc in America's backyard, scientists warn Climate change has moved from the corners of the earth into the American backyar...
2014-05-04 Climate change is clear and present danger, says landmark US report Climate change has moved from distant threat to present-day danger and no Americ...
2014-04-13 UN climate change report on how to cut emissions The live blog is wrapping up now. You can follow our rolling coverage of the IPP...
2014-04-09 Climate change is good for you, says ultra-conservative Heartland Institute For those concerned about climate change, the ultra-conservative Heartland Insti...
2014-04-07 Call climate change what it is: violence | Rebecca Solnit If you're poor, the only way you're likely to injure someone is the old traditio...
2014-03-31 Climate change a threat to security, food and humankind - IPCC report A United Nations report raised the threat of climate change to a whole new level...
2014-03-31 Climate change report: 'The worst is yet to come' – as it happened 11.16am BST • The UN's climate science panel today published its report on what...
2014-03-31 Climate change report: five key points Climate change is already taking a sizeable chunk out of global food supply and ...
2014-03-31 The hellish monotony of 25 years of IPCC climate change warnings | Graham Readfearn Entire island nations "rendered uninhabitable", millions of people to be displac...
2014-03-31 Climate change: the poor will suffer most Pensioners left on their own during a heatwave in industrialised countries. Sing...
2014-03-31 Climate change 'already affecting food supply' – UN Climate change has already cut into the global food supply and is fuelling wars ...
2014-03-22 Global warming to hit Asia hardest, warns new report on climate change People in coastal regions of Asia, particularly those living in cities, could fa...
2014-03-22 The climate change deniers have won | Nick Cohen The American Association for the Advancement of Science came as close as such a ...
2014-03-07 Global warming is a misleading term because it actually sounds quite nice | Fiona Harvey What does the phrase anthropogenic forcing mean to you? Or a carbon bubble – wou...
2014-02-27 Global warming slowdown 'does not invalidate climate change' The slowdown in rising global surface temperatures is not a sign that climate ch...
2014-02-14 Climate change is here now and it could lead to global conflict | Nicholas Stern The record rainfall and storm surges that have brought flooding across the UK ar...
2014-01-24 Al Gore: 'extreme weather has made people wake up to climate change' Extreme weather events including typhoon Haiyan and superstorm Sandy are proving...
2013-12-20 Conservative groups spend up to $1bn a year to fight action on climate change Conservative groups may have spent up to $1bn a year on the effort to deny scien...
2013-12-19 2013 climate year in review: 'the heat is on. Now we must act' On 10 May 2013, the concentration of climate-warming carbon dioxide in the atmos...
2013-11-20 Just 90 companies caused two-thirds of man-made global warming emissions The climate crisis of the 21st century has been caused largely by just 90 compan...
2013-10-13 Climate change: a survivors' guide Britain is expected to get more extremes of heat and rainfall, so prepare for mo...
2013-10-08 What are the potential impacts of climate change for the UK? Temperatures in the UK have risen by about one degree since the 1970s and, given...
2013-09-30 Owen Paterson v the science of climate change The UK environment secretary, Owen Paterson, has told a fringe meeting at the Co...
2013-09-27 Climate change? Try catastrophic climate breakdown Already, a thousand blogs and columns insist the Intergovernmental Panel on Clim...
2013-09-27 IPCC: 30 years to climate calamity if we carry on blowing the carbon budget The world's leading climate scientists have set out in detail for the first time...
2013-09-27 Climate change will hit poor countries hardest, study shows Low-income countries will remain on the frontline of human-induced climate chang...
2013-09-27 Global warming: why is IPCC report so certain about the influence of humans? | Dana Nuccitelli The fifth Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report states with 95...
2013-09-21 Climate change: IPCC issues stark warning over global warming Scientists will this week issue their starkest warning yet about the mounting da...
2013-09-16 Case for climate change is overwhelming, say scientists With the IPCC report not yet published, there is already heated debate about wha...
2013-09-16 The 5 stages of climate denial are on display ahead of the IPCC report | Dana Nuccitelli The fifth Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report is due out on ...
2013-07-22 Climate change: some reasons for our failures | Robert Manne Twenty five years ago, scientists with an interest in the climate were moving to...
2013-07-12 Recessions make climate change costlier, Hope family research finds | Dana Nuccitelli The father-son duo of Chris and Mat Hope have published a study in the prestigio...
2013-05-11 Climate change 'will make hundreds of millions homeless' It is increasingly likely that hundreds of millions of people will be displaced ...
2013-05-10 What you need to know about climate sensitivity | Dana Nuccitelli Climate sensitivity is a subject sometimes explored in mainstream media articles...
2013-04-13 Climate change: how a warming world is a threat to our food supplies When the Tunisian street vendor, Mohamed Bouazizi, set himself on fire on 17 Dec...
2012-12-21 How will climate change impact on water security? Fresh water is crucial to human society – not just for drinking, but also for fa...
2012-12-18 'Climate change is taking place before our eyes' – the weather of 2012 When in September the Arctic sea ice that freezes and melts each year shrank to ...
2012-09-26 Climate change is already damaging global economy, report finds Climate change is already contributing to the deaths of nearly 400,000 people a ...
2012-09-19 How will climate change affect food production? Food is one of society's key sensitivities to climate. A year of not enough or t...
2012-07-29 Climate change study forces sceptical scientists to change minds The Earth's land has warmed by 1.5C over the past 250 years and "humans are alm...
2012-03-12 The world's temperature has always changed. What's different now? The Earth's climate has fluctuated throughout its history, with both warmer and ...
2012-02-27 What is climate change adaptation? There are two main policy responses to climate change: mitigation and adaptation...
2012-02-26 Climate change will shake the Earth The idea that a changing climate can persuade the ground to shake, volcanoes to ...
2011-11-14 What's the target for solving climate change? Climate change targets can be highly confusing. There are various types of targe...
2011-11-09 Why is it so hard to stop climate change? Emissions are rising by record amounts, and time is running out to avoid catastr...
2011-11-09 World headed for irreversible climate change in five years, IEA warns The world is likely to build so many fossil-fuelled power stations, energy-guzzl...
2011-05-11 Could climate change be a good thing? A changing climate isn't inherently bad, and commentators who are sceptical abou...
2011-05-05 The ultimate climate change FAQ: browse by topic Big picture • What exactly is the climate?• What is climate change?• Is the worl...
2011-03-02 When did we discover man-made climate change? Early in the 20th century, the prevailing notion was that people could alter cli...
2010-12-21 What is climate change? Any process that causes adjustments to a climate system – from a volcanic erupti...
2010-02-01 Global warming: Undeniable evidence The unwillingness of scientists at the University of East Anglia to release clim...
2009-11-17 Apocalypse fatigue: Losing the public on climate change Last month, the Pew Research Center released its latest poll of public attitudes...
2009-11-03 Judge rules activist's beliefs on climate change akin to religion When Rupert Dickinson, the chief executive of one of Britain's biggest property ...
2009-09-11 CO2 is not the only cause of climate change | Achim Steiner Twenty years ago, governments adopted the Montreal protocol, a treaty to protect...
2009-05-13 Climate change biggest threat to health, doctors say Senior doctors today published a report warning that climate change is the bigge...
2009-04-13 Climate change explained - the impact of temperature rises Arctic sea icecap disappears, leaving polar bears homeless and changing the Eart...
2009-04-13 World will not meet 2C warming target, climate change experts agree Almost nine out of 10 climate scientists do not believe political efforts to res...
2009-03-12 George Monbiot: It's time we stopped saying 'climate change' and started addressing the disaster The more we know, the grimmer it gets.Presentations by climate scientists at thi...
2009-03-09 George Monbiot: Top 10 climate change deniers With the Heartland Institute's annual jamboree for climate deniers in full swing...
2007-05-04 UN scientists warn time is running out to tackle global warming Governments are running out of time to address climate change and to avoid the w...
2000-11-09 Climate change: World may be warming up faster Global warming could be faster and fiercer than expected, and new forests to soa...