For each 1C rise in temperature, tropical regions now release about 2 billion extra tonnes of carbon-containing gases
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Monday 22 July 2013
Setback for Britain’s carbon emissions targets as ministers choose cheap alternative to gas to meet energy demand
Sunday 21 July 2013
Can Fiat's classic 500 retain its charm as an MPV?
Friday 05 July 2013
The far-future Earth will be very hostile to life, says expert
Unprecedented extremes and warmest decade since modern measurements: grim report from World Meteorological Organisation
Wednesday 03 July 2013
Both the northern and southern hemispheres experienced the warmest temperatures for both land and sea
Wednesday 26 June 2013
'Family planning has never been Fiat’s strong suit'
Tuesday 25 June 2013
President brushes off Republican critics and global-warming sceptics with plan of action against ‘threat of our time’
It's the day (and night) of the Triffids! Research reveals that plants use complicated calculations to regulate their energy reserves
Sunday 23 June 2013
Putting anyone who has woken up at night to polish off the remaining goodies in their fridge to shame, new research shows that plants use maths to stave off hunger until the morning.
Singapore officials consider legal action against forest fire companies over the heaviest smog to ever cover the city
Saturday 22 June 2013
Officials in Singapore are considering whether to take legal action against two companies in connection with the severe smog that has clouded the city following forest fires in Indonesia.
Friday 21 June 2013
Fears for building site workers as Indonesia tries to create rain clouds over forest fire
Thursday 20 June 2013
Governments in south-east Asia meet to discuss growing crisis and people are warned to remain indoors
Sunday 16 June 2013
Thirty per cent reduction aims to address dreadful record on the environment
Thursday 13 June 2013
Beijing is quiet this week, as people take three days off to mark Dragon Boat Festival, and the weather finally cleared on Monday after days of a soupy rain-and-smog combination.
Tuesday 04 June 2013
Tim Yeo, who tabled the amendment, left disappointed, but said high level of support would make it harder for coalition to "water down" targets on renewable energy in future
Sunday 02 June 2013
In the next decade, a quarter of Britain's power supply will be switched off for good. This week MPs will vote on the Government's Energy Bill, which will determine what we replace it with. To tackle soaring energy bills, improve energy security and stop dangerous climate change, we must decarbonise the power sector by 2030.
Government under fire over commitment to fighting climate change as UK carbon dioxide emissions rise more than other country in Europe
Wednesday 29 May 2013
Greenhouse gas emissions jumped by 3.9% in 2012 as manufacturing increased
Greece crisis: IMF was pushed around by Angela Merkel and Nicholas Sarkozy – and now it is being humiliated
Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
Forget little green men – aliens will look like humans, says Cambridge University evolution expert
'I wish the BBC would stop calling it Islamic State' – David Cameron unleashes frustration at broadcaster
Greece crisis: The wider lesson is that it’s time to abandon this failed experiment in currencies
Girl, 7, stares down hate preacher at Ohio festival with pro-LGBT rainbow flag gesture
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- 2 Nathan Collier: Montana man inspired by same-sex marriage ruling requests right to wed two wives
- 3 'Help me I'm trapped in a factory' messages keep being found on bottles of vitamin water
- 4 North Korean defector flees to Finland 'with evidence of chemical testing on humans'
- 5 Greek debt crisis: The photograph that conveys the despair of Greece's elderly