Eliminating certain bacteria from the stomachs of cattle could cut harmful methane emissions, researchers say.
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Most strategies for tackling climate change focus on reducing future emissions. Reforestation could help deal with the hundreds of gigatonnes of carbon already in the atmosphere.
The European Union is supposedly leading global efforts to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions, but its members can't agree on how.
Climate change is "the greatest challenge to sustainable development" and threatens to "render many parts of the globe uninhabitable", according to a new UN report.
As Cambodia attempts to tackle the waves of plastic that pollutes its oceans, this is what a cafe owner is doing to support the growing sustainability movement.
Today, farming is a major climate change cause through emissions, nitrogen runoff and aquifer depletion. But it doesn't need to be this way. Here's how farms can become a key climate ally.
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In a bid to tackle climate change, Scotland are set to power the entire country with 100% renewable energy.
When citizens everywhere are facing potentially civilization-ending threats, multilateralism is a necessity
Enhanced financial inclusion for people in arid and semi-arid lands can help them plan for, manage and mitigate the worsening effects of climate change