South African saved almost 600 megawatts of electricity during this 2019’s Earth Hour celebrations.
The destruction wrought by Cyclone Idai in southern Africa this month shows weather warnings must spur action and infrastructure has to be built with climate risks in mind if people are to be kept safe on a warming planet.
Cyclone Idai’s deadly hit has left some 1.85 million people in need of assistance in Mozambique in a catastrophe that United Nations chief Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday rang “yet another alarm bell” about climate change.
Seals and whales in the Arctic are shifting their feeding patterns as climate change alters their habitats, and the way they do so may determine whether they survive, a new study has found.
Climate change threats, from worsening water shortages in Iraq and Pakistan to harsher hurricanes in the Caribbean, are a growing security risk and require concerted action to ensure they don’t spark new violence, security experts warned Tuesday.