Pace of climate change too hot for crops

New study shows that the speed of climate change is now much too great for grassland species of vital food crops to adapt and survive.
Posted On 05 Oct 2016
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US military stresses climate security risks

Senior military figures in the US warn of national and international security threats posed by the impacts of climate change.
Posted On 18 Sep 2016
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Future fisheries can expect $10-billion revenue loss due to climate change

Global fisheries stand to lose approximately $10 billion of their annual revenue by 2050 if climate change continues unchecked.
Posted On 08 Sep 2016
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History warns of drought’s destructive force

  The role of drought in the fall of ancient Mayan civilisation highlights the vital need today for water management in fighting the impacts of climate change
Posted On 31 Aug 2016
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Climate Change and Agriculture – Productivity Will Fall, Food Prices Will Rise

Trade liberalization in agricultural commodities could reduce financial damage globally by 65 percent,
Posted On 25 Aug 2016
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Climate change raises deadly health risks

Reduced production of fruit and vegetables as climate change impacts on agriculture could substantially increase dietary and weight-related factors that contribute to so many deaths worldwide.
Posted On 18 Aug 2016
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Climate disasters increase risk of armed conflict in multi-ethnic countries

Climate disasters like heat-waves or droughts enhance the risk of armed conflicts in countries with high ethnic diversity
Posted On 26 Jul 2016
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Race is on to feed warming world

Scientists warn that plant breeders will need to accelerate development schedules if they are to ensure the ever-growing population can be fed as global temperatures rise.
Posted On 23 Jun 2016
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