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November 6, 2015 Earth on the edge - Special Report

Source: Reuters

Every day, news headlines and science reports reflect a world increasingly impacted by unsustainable trends and catastrophic climate events. But in fact, disaster is avoidable, and this series will explain why. It takes you...

November 4, 2015 Americans Largely Unconcerned About Climate Change, Survey Finds

Source: Huff Post

Most Americans know the climate is changing, but they say they are just not that worried about it, according to a new poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. And that is keeping the American public...

November 3, 2015 These 13 U.S. States Saw Carbon Pollution Go Up Over a Decade

Source: National Geographic

Some U.S. states, such as Maine, are already well on their way to meeting new federal targets aimed at curbing emissions of carbon dioxide. But 13 states have been moving in the opposite direction

November 2, 2015 Nine out of ten companies failing to plan for low-carbon economy despite recognising need to tackle climate change

Source: Independent (UK)

Nine out of 10 companies are failing to plan ahead for a low-carbon economy despite recognising they have a duty to tackle climate change, according to new research. More than a third of business leaders (38 per cent) do not see...

November 2, 2015 NASA says Antarctica is actually gaining ice. Does this mean climate is fine?

Source: CS Monitor

A new NASA study found that Antarctica has been adding more ice than it's been losing, challenging other research, including that of the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, that concludes that Earth’s southern...

October 28, 2015 Is freshwater supply more dependent on good governance than geography?


Is freshwater supply more dependent on good governance than geography? Scientists have analysed 19 different characteristics critical to water supply management in 119 low per capita income countries and found that vulnerability...

October 26, 2015 Why 400 U.S. cities will one day be under water

The Star - Anders Levermann is a co-author of the study. He is also the lead author of the Sea Level Change chapter of the î??Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî??, and a professor at the Potsdam Institute for...

October 26, 2015 Only four per cent of world's ocean is protected: Study

Economic Times - In 2010, representatives from nearly 200 countries met in Nagoya, Japan, and adopted the î??United Nationsî??' Aichi Targets, in a bid to stem the rapid loss of biodiversity. The countries committed...

October 23, 2015 How Is Sea Level Rise Affecting Your Region'

WRI - Coastal communities across the United States are already feeling the impacts of coastal flooding and sea level rise in the form of flooded businesses, overflowing sewers and crumbling infrastructure. These shoreline...

October 23, 2015 New book claims climate change is not being properly addressed by market based economies and business

ABC Online - "I think the science is clear and the IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) is actually a very conservative body. "There are many groups and businesses that are looking at the impact of climate change if...

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