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Climate Change


Global heating will push billions outside ‘human climate niche’

The world is on track for 2.7C of heating meaning 2 billion people experiencing average annual temperatures above 29C by 2030.

Extreme heat: Why it’s a global health issue and what we can do about it

Extreme weather events are more frequent than ever before and the health consequences of such extreme heat can be catastrophic.

‘Gates of Hell’ Must Be Closed With Ambitious Action on Fossil Fuels, Says UN Chief

Absent dramatic reforms, humanity is heading toward "a dangerous and unstable world," UN Secretary-General António Guterres said.

Al Gore to Fossil Fuel Industry: ‘Get Out of the Way’

"The fossil fuel companies, given their record today, are far more effective at capturing politicians than they are at capturing emissions."

Six Out of Nine Planetary Boundaries Already Crossed, Study Warns

Six out of nine barriers that ensure the Earth is a "safe operating space for humanity" have now been breached.

As climate change warms rivers, they are running out of breath – and so could the plants and animals they harbor

Urban rivers are warming up most rapidly, while rivers in agricultural areas are losing oxygen most rapidly.

UN Puts Out ‘Truly Damning Report Card’ for Climate Action Before Global Summits

"This report is a wake-up call to the injustice of the climate crisis and a pivotal opportunity to correct course," said one expert.

‘They Will Never Change on Their Own’: Top Oil Giants Have No Serious Plans to Curb Emissions

A new analysis of the activities of fossil fuel giants shows that the companies are misleading the public about their emission-reduction commitments.

Let’s look at the facts of climate change

Severe storms, enormous fires, the high temperature and drought we’ve experienced are all caused by what we have done to the climate.

A Quarter of the Global Population Is Facing ‘Extremely High Water Stress’

Roughly two billion people face "extremely high water stress" each year as the climate crisis fuels worsening drought conditions.