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Cyclone Idai causes catastrophic damage in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi

Tens of thousands of people are still trapped by floodwaters as rescuers in Mozambique race against the clock to bring essential supplies and help them to safety. Cyclone Idai made...

Students' strike for climate movement gathers momentum

An international movement of pupils and students called School Strike for Climate, also known in different countries as Fridays for Future, Youth for Climate or Youth Strike 4 Clim...

Do temperature extremes indicate that climate change is accelerating?

Since the beginning of 2019, hundreds of thousands of fish have boiled during the hottest month ever recorded in Australia. Parts of the United States and Canada have suffered much...

Scientists find the remains of tiny animals in a lake deep beneath Antarctic ice

Scientists have found the remains of tiny animals in a lake one kilometre beneath Antarctic ice that has lain undisturbed for thousands of years. The minute carcasses of crustacean...

Plant successfully grown on the Moon during Chinese space probe mission

For a brief period, a small green shoot grew on the Moon. A cotton seed germinated on board the Chinese space probe Chang'e 4, which successfully touched down on the Moon's surface...

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