A new report assesses where we are on achieving net-zero emissions, and while there are some positives, it makes for stark reading.
Population growth, more intense rainfall and melting ice are likely to cause more frequent and severe floods.
Both developed and developing nations have a role to play in finding, funding and furthering the solutions to the climate crisis.
Southern Africa's iconic landmark is under threat, as these pictures of the Victoria Falls show. It's the latest of the seven natural wonders of the world to be struggling as the planet w...
Carbon removal technologies can have a big role to play in tackling climate change - but their successful deployment will depend on several factors.
“So we better spend our time and energy trying to fix it than trying to imagine that we will ... destroy it and leave it,” he said.
From the Arctic to the Amazon, there’s a growing threat of irreversible changes to the climate system, says a group of scientists.
Funded by poet laureate Simon Armitage's salary, The Laurel Prize will be awarded to the best collection of nature or environmental poetry to raise awareness of the climate crisis.
After a 21-day journey braving the Atlantic sea, 16-year-old Greta Thunberg is set to take on world leaders at the Madrid summit for lack of progress on climate targets.
Seawater Solutions is using saltmarshes to grow salt-resistant plants like samphire, which is growing from gourmet garnish to mainstream meal.
The Oxford Word of the Year reflects the ethos, mood and preoccupations of the passing year, and has the potential to be a term of lasting cultural significance.
Lake Chad has shrunk to a tenth its size, with climate change one of the factors. This has a huge impact on the lives of people dependent on it for food and water. A local explains.
Children's bodies and immune systems are still developing, leaving them more susceptible to disease and environmental pollutants.
Gloves, sample tubes, bottles and vials – the world’s labs produce millions of tonnes of waste each year. Alice Bell meets the scientists who are finding less polluting ways to work.
From eco-friendly “Green Mosques” and “Green Churches” using renewable energy and encouraging conservation, to Hindu and Buddhist tree-planting and recycling initiatives.