The draft Irish government plan on responding to a warming world that potentially poses an existential threat to humanity sets out its ambition succinctly: “To make Ireland a leader in responding to climate disruption”.
NASA captured unprecedented photos of the interaction of shockwaves from two supersonic aircraft, part of its research into developing planes that can fly faster than sound without thunderous ‘sonic booms’.
The UN's 195-nation climate science body plunged deep into overtime Saturday to finalize a report outlining stark options — all requiring a global makeover of unprecedented scale — for avoiding climate chaos.
The world is ‘basically at odds with itself’, International Organization for Migration (IOM) Director General William Swing said, describing the critical state of human migration between countries and continents.
Russian authorities have harshly criticized a report by British MPs alleging that people close to the Kremlin were hiding and laundering money in the United Kingdom, saying the claims show that anti-Russia rhetoric in Britain has reached unprecedented levels.
Each year for the past 12 years, an international team of scientists have issued a ‘report card’ on the Arctic climate system. The report amounts to a physical exam of the vast, rapidly changing region, including details on everything from surface air temperatures to sea ice melt and permafrost loss.
The Croatian prime minister says Zagreb will soon eliminate restrictions along the country’s frontier with Serbia, amid their ongoing border dispute triggered by the unprecedented refugee crisis in Europe.