Climate change ‘could make 216m people leave their homes’

First signs of internal climate migration could emerge as early as 2030, a new report finds

‘We might see extreme heat dome weather patterns appearing every other year by the end of the century’

That’s the suggestion by the Met Office climate scientist Freya Garry who spoke to ELN about the extreme heatwaves and wildfires happening across southeast Europe

UK launches £5m programme for climate resilience research

The four-year research programme will help inform future climate policy and ensure Britain can respond to the impacts of a warming planet on national infrastructure

Environment Agency: Climate emergency hitting ‘worst case scenario’ levels

Chief Executive Sir James Bevan said if left unchecked, climate change will kill more people and do much more harm, than COVID-19

Government injects £61m into ‘Europe’s largest’ flying lab for climate change

The jet supports research on environmental challenges such as climate change and severe weather events

COP26: UK appoints champion to help developing nations deal with climate change

Anne-Marie Trevelyan will help drive forward global ambition and action to support countries on the frontline of climate change to adapt to its impacts and build resilience

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‘Increasingly severe weather caused by climate change threatens grid operations’

That’s according to new research from Accenture, which is based on a survey of more than 200 electric utility executives from 28 countries

Could climate change cause regular floods on the London Underground?

London Assembly Member Caroline Russell says it’s Morden likely…

Are extreme weather events making spiders more aggressive?

Scientists found more aggressive spiders fared better and were more likely to survive extreme weather conditions and pass on their traits to new generations

Heatwave in 2018 ‘could not have occurred without human-caused climate change’

Scientists say soaring temperatures are likely to become much more frequent unless significant decarbonisation is achieved