climate change

 
Government report sees drastic climate change impact in US
Government report sees drastic climate change impact in US
Average US temperatures have risen dramatically and fast, with recent decades the warmest of the past 1 500 years, according to a draft federal...
Global warming will delay your flights
Global warming will delay your flights
Rising temperatures due to global warming will make it harder for aircraft to take off in coming decades, a new study has warned weeks...
Swapping coal for gas keeps world carbon emissions flat
Swapping coal for gas keeps world carbon emissions flat
Global carbon emissions have remained flat for the third consecutive year, according to the 2017 BP Statistical Review of World Energy.
Chad is the country most vulnerable to climate change – here's why
Chad is the country most vulnerable to climate change – here's why
Of the 186 countries assessed in a recent survey of climate vulnerability, Chad was...
​Climate change evident in Cape storm and Knysna fires
​Climate change evident in Cape storm and Knysna fires
The mother of all storms. The worst drought in a century. More intense fires than any in living memory. The...
Trump won’t scupper Paris agreement on climate change
Trump won’t scupper Paris agreement on climate change
The announcement by United States President Donald Trump last Thursday that the US will be withdrawing from the historic Paris Agreement to combat...
Climate change will worsen flooding in SA's coastal cities
Climate change will worsen flooding in SA's coastal cities
In the next 13 years, coastal cities will face “catastrophic” floods twice as often as they do now because of rising sea levels, according to new...
One and a half degrees to crisis
One and a half degrees to crisis
For Africa’s states to survive global warming relatively unscathed, temperatures cannot exceed a rise of more than 1.5°C. If they do, ecosystems...
​Spekboom can fix ecosystems, create jobs and suck up CO2 – if SA gets a carbon tax
​Spekboom can fix ecosystems, create jobs and suck up CO2 – if SA gets a carbon tax
Spekboom was meant to be the ultimate symbol of sustainable development, a plant...
Climate change turns dehydration into a deadly epidemic
Climate change turns dehydration into a deadly epidemic
It's 10am in the sugarcane fields outside the town of Tierra Blanca, El Salvador, and the mercury is already pushing 31°C.
Kikwete: Africa inherited poor education from colonial masters
Kikwete: Africa inherited poor education from colonial masters
DW: Why is the education sector in Africa so problematic from your point of view?Jakaya Kikwete: It...
The shifting geography of cholera
The shifting geography of cholera
El Niño brings drought to the southern hemisphere and floods to its northern counterpart.

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