"There are more microplastics in the ocean than stars in the Milky Way." That's what three scientists from the UK were quoted as saying in a press release announcing this year's winners of the Volvo...more
"Now is the time to seize the opportunities the region has to offer." That was the message from Sheikha Shamma bint Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, executive director of the UAE Independent Climate...more
When it comes to air pollution, there's no one more deserving Thanrie Haagen-Smit.
The California Air Resources Board's annual Haagen-Smit Clean Air Award is "our way of honoring individuals who...more
India wants to be carbon-free by 2070, and it's going to require hundreds of billions of dollars in investments over the next half-century, according to a new report from the Center for Economic and...more
"If we want to accelerate action on the critical issues of our time, including the climate emergency, threats to nature, sustainable and inclusive development, public health, and global peace and...more
Climate change affects everyone, but some more than others. U.N. report: 40% of the world's population is susceptible to climate change. Inequities raise vulnerable people's risks and expenses. The...more
A coalition of environmental groups wants the World Bank to do more to fight climate change, and they've got a five-point plan to get it done, the Guardian reports.
"The World Bank could unleash...more
"Climate change and inequality are two of the biggest social challenges of our time." That's the takeaway from a new report from the World Resources Institute, which notes that while businesses have...more