Sebastien Malo writes for Thomson Reuters Foundation.
North Carolinian teens and children have been shown to have an influencing effect on their parents' own views on environmental issues and climate change.
A UN-backed partnership will study the futuristic prospect of floating cities, looking at how platforms at sea might help bail out coastal cities at risk of flooding due to climate change.
Increasing population and rising temperatures will have a serious impact on US fresh water supply, prompting researchers to warn of severe shortages in the future.
New businesses are popping up delivering food to customers in reusable packaging - in a return to a model like traditional milk deliveries.
A initiative which helps retrain Ethiopian herders to farm off the land is proving popular people in the country's Hamar region.
The state of Louisiana has lost more than 4,700 square km of land since the 1930s, and it's feared another 5,800 square km could go in the next half century.
Burning fossil fuels is shortening lives globally by almost two years, a new study has found.
The fund launched by Richard Branson and 26 countries and territories hopes to turn the region into a disaster-resilient green tech hub.
Commonly used plastics release low levels of methane and etylene into the atmosphere.
New research shows that women and children are the last to receive help in extreme weather events.
Research has found they add to gross domestic products and boost net tax revenues.
New research shows the startling gender divide in investment in US startups.
Floating islands could be used to help low-lying, small islands of the Pacific that are disproportionately at risk of losing land as sea level climbs.
The Microsoft co-founder explains why he is donating 100,000 chicks to fight poverty.