Chicago embraces global warming

Windy City moves to curb climate change effects despite forecasts its climate will soon resemble New Orleans.

    Forecasters say the climate in the US city of Chicago will soon resemble that of New Orleans, hundreds of kilometres to the south.

    But few places in the world are taking climate change as seriously as the Windy City.

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports from Chicago.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Visualising every Saudi coalition air raid on Yemen

    Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia and a coalition of Arab states have launched more than 19,278 air raids across Yemen.

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Lost childhoods: Nigeria's fear of 'witchcraft' ruins young lives

    Many Pentecostal churches in the Niger Delta offer to deliver people from witchcraft and possession - albeit for a fee.

    Why did Bush go to war in Iraq?

    Why did Bush go to war in Iraq?

    No, it wasn't because of WMDs, democracy or Iraqi oil. The real reason is much more sinister than that.