Sunday, 19 September 2021 (YJC)_World leaders are returning to the United Nations in New York this week with a focus on boosting efforts to fight both climate change and the COVID-19 pandemic, which last year forced them to send video statements for the annual gathering.
Sunday, 29 November 2020_The US Defense Department Inspector General's annual list of challenges for the military in the next year has highlighted the troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, terrorism as well as the long-term threat to military installations and operations due to climate change.
Saturday, 26 September 2020_Hundreds of climate activists descended on a coal mine in western Germany on Saturday, September 26, with some groups managing to occupy parts of the mine according to police.
TEHRAN, Dec 2_The world must choose hope over surrender in the fight against climate change, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres says, warning a summit in Madrid that governments risked sleepwalking past a point of no return.
TEHRAN, Nov 5_The United States on Monday formally notified the United Nations that it was withdrawing from the Paris climate accord, making the world's largest economy the sole outlier from the agreement.
TEHRAN, oct 14_Climate change activists targeted London’s financial district on Monday blocking Bank junction, vowing a day of disruption for major institutions which they said were financing an environmental catastrophe.
TEHRAN, Sept 17 -Greenhouse gases thrust into the atmosphere by burning fossil fuels are warming Earth's surface more quickly than previously understood, according to new climate models set to replace those used in current UN projections, scientists said Tuesday.
TEHRAN, Sept 12 - Tongan Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva, a pro-democracy and climate change campaigner in the South Pacific, died in a New Zealand hospital on Thursday, the information ministry and media reports said.
TEHRAN, August 15 -Studies measuring the consensus on human-caused climate change suggest roughly 95 percent of climate scientists agree that human-caused greenhouse gas emissions are causing the planet to warm at an accelerated rate.
TEHRAN, Jul 1 - Throughout North America, Europe and Asia, beetles are blamed for large areas of forest where trees are dying. But a Florida entomologist says the bugs are just a symptom of the real problem -- climate change.
TEHRAN, Jun 29 -Under certain conditions, airplane contrails become contrail cirrus, icy clouds that trap the sun's heat and warms the planet. New research suggests the climate impact of airplane contrails, largely ignored until now, could triple by 2050.
TEHRAN, Jun 20 -Corals can help scientists track ancient climate patterns, but new research suggests that traditional analysis methods for analyzing coral's ancient growth aren't as accurate as previously thought.