Plants on the Moon!

Scientists claim that “for the first time in history” terrestrial plants have grown in lunar soil

CO2 on Earth hits highest level in human history

That’s according to data, revealing that for the first time, carbon dioxide levels have peaked at 420ppm

Over 60s dubbed heaviest CO2 emitters of all!

People over 60 account for 33% of greenhouse gas emissions, new study suggests

Foreign Wikipedia pages ‘have climate change conspiracy theories’

Many pages on the site that are not written in English show questioning of the science behind climate change and theories that are commonly dispelled in the West

UK announces new scientific project to help on net zero journey

The project will see scientific evidence brought to the fore to guide government in how to implement the best policies

COP26: Is fusion energy the future of the low carbon world?

Scientists and engineers will speak later today at the conference to world leaders, persuading them of the power fusion energy can provide in the net zero transition – but what is it?

COP26 Live: Met Office warns 1bn people could face extreme heat from 2°C rise

People affected by heat stress could increase 15-fold if the world temperature rise reaches 2°C

What does Science and Innovation Day hold at COP26?

Countries are set to focus on bolstering technology and science to help the world fight climate change today – but what announcements are expected to be made?

Kew Gardens collection digitised to combat climate change

The government will invest £15m to make the world’s largest collection of plant and fungal specimens available anywhere in the world for free

Fund biopolymer research, not fracking to end climate change

For the first time in history, the Plastic Waste Makers Index reports that 55% of the world’s plastic waste is produced by only 20 companies globally.