President Donald Trump wants the nation to retreat from climate change issues—and American philanthropists are not on board.
Last year's global heat record, extreme heat in Asia and unusually warm waters off the coast of Alaska happened purely because the planet is getting warmer due to human activities like burning fossil fuels, a study said Wednesday.
The environmental challenges facing Bangladesh, described by the United Nations as one of the world's "least developed countries", are monumental, including recurrent cyclones, perennial floods, widespread riverbank erosion and a potential sea level rise predicted to put about 27 million people at risk over the next two decades.
A group of big technology, industry and power companies have called on the European Union to set a target for renewables of at least 35 percent when EU energy ministers meet next week.
As America is battered by climate-intensified weather disasters, Republican politicians are trying to slash climate research funding.