Global commodities trade and consumption place the world’s primates at risk of extinction

A recent study highlights the fact that the economic benefits of commodity export for primate habitat countries has been limited relative to the extreme...

The need for bottom-up assessments of climate risks and adaptation in climate-sensitive regions

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 17 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0502-0Top-down studies of climate change use climate projections and modelled impacts, whereas bottom-up assessments focus on...

The Achilles heel of climate-smart agriculture

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 17 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0515-8Climate-smart food systems are needed to feed growing populations while reducing greenhouse gas emissions and conserving...

Shifting habitats expose fishing communities to risk under climate change

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 17 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0503-zClimate change is projected to directly impact fishing communities through changes to habitat for marine species....

Setting and smashing extreme temperature records over the coming century

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 17 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0498-5Climate change is causing temperature records to be broken around the world with increased frequency. Under...

Climate clubs and the macro-economic benefits of international cooperation on climate policy

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 17 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0501-1Achieving the Paris Agreement goals may require complementary institutions such as climate clubs. Enhanced technological diffusion...

Fishing communities at risk

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 17 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0506-9With climate change, marine species are on the move and changing in abundance. Now, research shows...

Global assessment of primate vulnerability to extreme climatic events

Nature Climate Change, Published online: 17 June 2019; doi:10.1038/s41558-019-0508-7Non-human primates deliver ecological processes to tropical ecosystems. In this study, a trait-based approach is used...

Controlling temperatures for inexpensive plant experiments

Inexpensive, easy-to-use temperature controllers are able to provide reliable set temperatures for the detailed observation of developmental rates in response to different temperature treatments.

‘Power shift’ needed to improve gender balance in energy research

Women still face significant barriers in forging successful and influential careers in UK energy research, a new high-level report has revealed.

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