Guest post: Health benefits of Paris climate goals could save millions of lives by...

On World Health Day in 2008, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared that “protecting human health is the ‘bottom line’ of climate change strategies”. The...

Babbage: Oceans of pollutants

Even the deepest reaches of the sea have been contaminated by human actions. Author Alan Schwartz reveals the extent of ADHD overdiagnosis in America....

China, India policies improve global warming outlook: analysis

The outlook for curbing global warming has improved since last year as a result of policy moves in China and India, analysts said on...

New research, April 1-7, 2019

A selection of new climate related research articles is shown below. This post has separate sections for: Climate Change, Climate Change Impacts, Climate Change...

Addis Ababa riverside project gives priority to development over residents

Ethiopia wants $900 million riverside project to be a model of green development - yet one resident says shelters were demolished 'without warning' The post...

Getting a Bird’s-Eye View of Food Insecurity with Catherine Nakalembe

Every year millions of people worldwide suffer from hunger and food insecurity. Climate change —and increased drought, pests and other climate-related side effects —...

Daily chart: Why China’s air pollution is on the rise again

OVER the past month, successive waves of thick smog have blanketed northern and central China. With visibility severely reduced, authorities have cancelled flights, shut...

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