Deadly attacks on villages in Burkina Faso have forced 150,000 people to flee in just the last three weeks, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said, warning of a displacement emergency in the wider Sahel region.
Escalating Burkina Faso violence brings wider Sahel displacement emergency into focus
A United Nations report said Afghanistan passed a grim milestone with more than 100,000 civilians killed or hurt in the last 10 years since the international body began documenting casualties in a war that has raged for 18 years.
UN: 100,000 civilians casualties in Afghanistan in 10 years
Since Sadiq Khan has become the Mayor of London, the capital has seen a nearly 100 percent reduction in illegal peaks in air pollution.
London’s illegal air pollution peaks fall almost 100% since 2016
The Colorado River — which provides water to more than 40 million people from Denver to Los Angeles, the US — has seen its flow dwindle by 20 percent compared to the last century, and scientists have found that climate change is mainly to blame.
Climate change is drying up the Colorado River
The world’s largest financier of fossil fuels has warned clients that the climate crisis threatens the survival of humanity and that the planet is on an unsustainable trajectory, according to a leaked document.
JP Morgan economists warn climate crisis is threat to human race
A rubber dinghy packed with 91 migrants that set out from Libyan shores in hopes of reaching Europe has apparently gone missing in the Mediterranean, International Organization for Migration said.
Boat carrying 91 migrants goes missing in Mediterranean
You might have heard that the fear of a new virus from China is spreading faster than the actual virus.
Stress, rumors, even violence: Virus fear goes viral
Ancient methane in thawing permafrost or beneath Arctic ice may not pose a major climate threat, according to a new study.
Ancient stores of methane may not be a threat, study suggests

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