‘Two-in-three Americans are worried about global warming’

Even during the coronavirus pandemic, concern about climate change is as high as it’s ever been, according to a new survey

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British and Irish homes coolest in Europe in 2019, despite warming climate

A new study notes the impact of increasing temperatures on the elderly and the subsequent hike in the use of air conditioners, in the next five years

Mitsubishi to design satellite to study climate change from space

The project will contribute to the scientific study of greenhouse gases and water-cycle, to track climate change and help prevent natural disasters

The world is ‘way off track to hitting either the 1.5°C or 2°C Paris Agreement targets’

António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, has warned ‘time is fast running out’

The world’s smelliest fruit ‘could become a super power bank’

Scientists claim to have converted the fruits’ waste portions into super-capacitors that can be used to store electricity efficiently

Antartica’s temperature exceeds 20°C for first time since records began

The temperature recorded on Seymour Island at the northernmost point of the continent reached 20.75°C on the ninth of February

Norway commits £0.27bn for UN-backed Green Climate Fund

The funding will support projects in developing countries that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and adapt to the negative effects of climate change

Natural History Museum declares planetary emergency

The museum has outlined a new biodiversity strategy up to 2031 and set a science-based carbon reduction target to limit global warming to 1.5°C

More than a third of Brits ‘paying more for their energy’

Around 9.7m households have not taken steps to change their home energy usage, despite the opportunity to reduce their energy bills and contribute towards cutting carbon emissions

Warmer temperatures cause Russian bears to wake from hibernation early

The zoo suggested the animals would not be able to hibernate properly until the temperature fell to -10°C