Future sea level rise poses challenges like human displacement, infrastructure loss, interference with agriculture and coastal habitat degradation.
A new study compares images of the Amazon, the US Midwest and the Indian subcontinent at 1500, 2020, and 2500 CE to show the effects of climate change.
Evidence from archipelagoes including Palau in Micronesia suggests that human-driven environmental change created feedback loops for sustainable approaches.
Megaherbivores help to make landscapes healthy and diverse, for example by knocking over trees, which provides grass more space to grow - but should we reintroduce them?
Solar and wind power generation has grown much quicker in recent years than expected. Here are some of the factors driving their rapid growth.
Ottawa, Illinois, receives runoff from the Illinois and Fox river watersheds making flooding long a part of life. The city has worked to limit its impact, though.
Arctic sea ice has reached its annual minimum for 2021, clocking in at the 12th lowest on record, according to provisional data from the NSIDC.
Three scientists have won the 2021 Nobel Prize for Physics for their work on complex physical systems, such as Earth's changing climate.
Tuscon, Arizona saw its third-wettest monsoon in history this year. This served as a benefit to nearby ecosystems, but they're becoming harder to track.
In sub-Saharan Africa, climate change is having particularly significant effects, with 11 countries sharing the Nile basin facing recent natural disasters.
People are five times as likely to move following drought conditions as they are after floods or periods of excess water, according to World Bank research.
Unpicking the problems affecting global energy is a complicated process. Finding ways to end these problems will call for a new era of collaboration.
The rainforests of Central Africa have lower biodiversity than very similar ecosystems in South America and Asia. New research might have the reason why.
Top stories: Youth climate activists meet ahead of COP26; Australia returns rainforest to Indigenous community; Vanuatu to push international court for climate change opinion.
Boosting demand for green products will be vital to achieving climate goals, participants in our latest Agenda Dialogues said.