Thousands of environmental activists paralyzed parts of central London on Monday by blocking Marble Arch, Oxford Circus and Waterloo Bridge in a bid to force the government to do more to tackle climate change.
Environmental disasters linked to climate change are threatening the lives and futures of over 19 million children in Bangladesh, including prompting many families to push their daughters into child marriages, UNICEF said Friday.
The company behind a proposed coalmine in the Bylong Valley in New South Wales (NSW) claimed the project will make a ‘negligible contribution’ to global climate change, in a fresh submission responding to the historic Rocky Hill judgment.
Dr. J. Marshall Shepherd, a meteorologist known for his work on The Weather Channel and Forbes, has learned to adjust his conversations about hot-button topic climate change based on the people he talks to, and he advised other scientists to do the same.
India has questioned the rush at the UN to declare climate change an international security issue, potentially giving the UN Security Council the right to take action on it, and pointed out the pitfalls in the approach.