climate

Record surge in atmospheric CO2 seen in 2016

Posted in Science on 31st Oct, 2017
by Alex Muller

Concentrations of CO2 in the Earth's atmosphere surged to a record high in 2016, according to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).

Paris accord: US and Syria alone as Nicaragua signs

Posted in Science on 24th Oct, 2017
by Alex Muller

Nicaragua has signed the Paris climate agreement, meaning that the US and Syria are the only two countries not to be giving the accord their support.

The Paris agreement climate aim is 'still achievable'

Posted in Business on 20th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

The 2015 Paris agreement's ambitious goal of limiting global warming to 1.5C remains within reach, a study suggests.

Window Is Closing to Avoid Dangerous Global Warming

Posted in Featured, Science on 16th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

There's a 50 percent chance that temperatures will rise 4 degrees Celsius under a business-as-usual scenario.

Study Shows How We United to Save The Environment

Posted in Featured, Science on 19th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

The historic 1987 treaty to fight the hole in the ozone layer was an international success story.