Alex Morales The US and European Union are pushing for a stronger explanation about the dangers of climate change and the consequences of failing to stem fossil-fuel emissions in the UN's most extensive report on...
Peter Hannam Increased air pollution from bushfires is among the rising threats facing NSW residents as global warming makes blazes more likely, according to a new report by the Climate Council.
Stefan Nicola Increased use of natural gas from a fracking boom won't slow climate change as the fuel will simply replace cleaner energy sources, scientists said in a study.
Neela Banerjee The United States is considering a proposal to combat climate change that would require countries to offer plans for curtailing greenhouse gas emissions on a certain schedule but would leave it to...
Peter Hannam More than a quarter of a century old and the bane of global warming sceptics everywhere, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change isn't about to fade into the sunset.
Adam Morton The science and politics of climate change remain as divisive as ever. The most discussed, least acted upon problem facing the planet made headlines this week that variously suggested it was not...
Peter Hannam Still getting over this week’s monster storm that struck Sydney? There's some good - and bad - news from climate change projections.
US Secretary of State John Kerry has issued a stark warning about the mounting effects of climate change, from food shortages to devastating droughts, saying time is running out for real action.
Rudy Ruitenberg Eastern China may experience more "extreme warm" summer weather similar to the 2013 heatwave in the coming years, researchers in China and Canada wrote in the journal Nature Climate Change.
Coral Davenport The Pentagon released a report Monday asserting decisively that climate change poses an immediate threat to US national security.
Peter Hannam Australia's hay fever sufferers can expect their torment to last longer and become more intense with climate change, according to researchers.
Hannah Francis A breed of tropical Australian fish is set to have a hard time coping with rising C02 levels.
Nick O'Malley Nations big and small have condemned approaches such as those of Australia to climate change.
Lisa Visentin The spoken word poetry of a 26-year-old indigenous woman from the Marshall Islands has brought some of the world's most powerful leaders to tears at the UN Climate Summit.
Lisa Cox Record temperatures in Australia in 2013 were almost certainly caused by man-made climate change, five separate studies have found.
Carole Landry The largest gathering of world leaders on climate change opens at the United Nations on Tuesday amid calls for action to put the planet on course toward reversing global warming.
Tom Arup When world leaders sit down in New York overnight to discuss climate change it is unlikely Australia will be actively trying to scupper the talks.
Peter Hannam Naomi Klein's provocative new book takes on global capitalism's role in hastening climate change and argues the model needs replacing - fast.
Peter Hannam The NSW government on Wednesday will proudly unveil the restored Farm Cove Sea Wall protecting the Royal Botanic Gardens from harbour tempests.
Justin Gillis In decades of public debate about global warming, one assumption has been accepted by virtually all factions: that tackling it would necessarily be costly.