Just before 7am on September 29, 2009, a magnitude 8 earthquake struck the sea floor in the central South Pacific, about 190km south of Samoa.
A fleet of 300 drones and AI will create a digital map to be used in planning, development and more.
As a new report shows, business leaders around the world are grappling with a range of political and economic volatilities - but which risks do CEOs see as the most pressing?
The latest Regional Risks for Doing Business Report looks at the risk of a financial crisis and explains why we need a more sustainable growth environment.
A new study says that if the planet continues to heat up at its current rate, every country in the world could take a financial hit.
From the US' trade war clashes with Iran and China to Brexit, the economy is at dangerous levels of uncertainty.
‘Climigration’: when communities must move because of climate change.
Disasters can cement traditional gender roles, researchers found, with women saying they were often sidelined in recovery efforts.
Leading scientists have warned the United Nations that we are not on track to meet global goals due to climate change and inequality.
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Hurricane Dorian has destroyed parts of the Bahamas, with the scale of the damage and loss of life still unclear.
Honduras is hit hardest by the Dengue outbreak. Scientists fear the disease is likely to become more frequent with climate change.
106 countries have voted in favour of regulating the international giraffe trade. Conservationists have been quick to praise the provisional decision, which will help protect the increasi...
The warning signs are flashing over a new global downturn - and our power to respond is still weakened from the 2008 crash. But with a globally coordinated effort, it should be possible t...
The world tends to focus on water quantity such as floods and droughts, but this report focuses on the more invisible threats, like the effects of pollutants.