Humans cause growing heat wave danger

A heat wave can be lethal – and researchers have now counted the ways they can kill. Humans may have only themselves to blame.
Posted On 12 Nov 2017
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Altering crops can exploit changing climate

The world can feed many millions of extra mouths by altering crops to make the most of local conditions, scientists say.
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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Best ways to cut climate change are overlooked

Governments and schools are failing to help people to recognize the best ways to cut climate change, researchers say.
Posted On 13 Jul 2017
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World food trade runs chokepoint gauntlet

A group of physical chokepoints - roads, ports and waterways - could disrupt the flow of world food trade, with drastic consequences.
Posted On 27 Jun 2017
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Organic farming may not cut climate risk

Organic farming does not always benefit the environment in the ways people expect, and may not avert climate change effects, scientists say.
Posted On 25 Jun 2017
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Marine reserves protect against warming climate

Marine reserves can give protection against the impacts of climate change to both sea life and land-dwelling species, including humans.
Posted On 07 Jun 2017
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Climate stabilization: Planting trees cannot replace cutting CO2 emissions

Growing plants and then storing the CO2 they have taken up from the atmosphere is no viable option to counteract unmitigated emissions from fossil fuel burning, a new study shows
Posted On 18 May 2017
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Healthy diet good for climate change

US-based research has found that even a modest switch to a more vegetable-based diet could lead to a significant reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.
Posted On 14 Mar 2017
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