Environment

Heatwaves could kill 152,000 Europeans a year by 2100

Deaths due to extreme weather in Europe could increase 50-fold to reach 152,000 a year by the end of the century.

European heatwave deaths could skyrocket: climate study

Environment

US submits official withdrawal from Paris climate pact

US will still attend UN climate change meetings during the withdrawal process, expected to take at least three years.

US submits official withdrawal from Paris climate pact

Climate SOS

Sudanese scientist battles climate change in Africa

Balgis Osman-Elasha is renowned for studying climate change effects in the Horn of Africa and seeking solutions.

Sudanese scientist battles climate change in Africa

Counting the Cost

UK election: Brexit plans in disarray

We examine whether Brexit talks are in disarray after Britain's election throws up a hung parliament.

Environment

Q&A: Jill Farrant on breeding drought-resistant crops

South African scientist Jill Farrant on how drought-tolerant "resurrection plants" could boost food security in Africa.

Environment

US climate pullout: What happens next?

After Trump's decision to pull the US out of the landmark Paris climate accord, we respond to the most asked questions.

Russia

Putin: 'Don't worry, be happy' as Trump ditches climate

Russian president tells the world to take it easy after US decision to withdrawal from Paris climate change agreement.

Putin: 'Don't worry, be happy' as Trump ditches climate

Climate SOS

'A global disaster': Trump slammed over Paris pact exit

Leaders, scientists and tech giants condemn Trump's decision to pull the US out of the landmark Paris climate accord.

Climate SOS

White House statement on move to pullout of Paris deal

Trump announced withdrawal from the 2016 deal to combat climate change. Here is a White House defence of the decision.

'President Trump puts American jobs first'

United States

Trump announces US pullout from Paris climate accord

Withdrawal from 2016 agreement, in line with president's election campaign promise, could take up to four years.

Donald Trump withdraws US from Paris climate accord

Global Warming

Global critics denounce Trump's climate pact withdrawal

From world leaders to billionaire businessmen and scientists, consensus is US has made a huge mistake on climate.

Global critics denounce Trump's climate pact withdrawal

Donald Trump

Leaders tell Trump 'climate change not a fairy tale'

From world leaders to prominent intellectuals, many urge the US to keep its commitment to the Paris climate change deal.

Leaders warn Trump against Paris deal withdrawal

Climate SOS

EC leader blasts Trump on climate withdrawal

'Duty of Europe' to stand up to US president if he abandons Paris climate change accord, says Jean-Claude Juncker.

EC leader blasts Trump on climate withdrawal

Climate SOS

UN demands more ambition as US weighs climate pullout

Economic shortsightedness for US to choose oil and gas over the green economy, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says.

UN demands more ambition as US weighs climate pullout

Iceland

Iceland's glacier guides: Tourism under climate change

Popular glaciers are melting so fast that guides are being forced to constantly reinvent how they carry out tours.

Iceland's glacier guides: Tourism under climate change