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The year 2019 was the second hottest year on record

According to recent figures, the year 2019 was the second hottest on record for the Earth’s surface. Illustrating the scale of the climate emergency, the reports found that both th...

Bushfires threaten the survival of Australia's endangered wildlife

The bushfires currently raging in southeastern Australia have already made the 2019–20 season one of the worst in living memory. So far, an area of around 6.3 million hectares (63,...

Scientists reveal why the Neanderthals went extinct

The Neanderthals were a species of human that lived in Europe at the time when our ancestors, Homo sapiens, arrived there from Africa, around 45,000 years ago. The Neanderthals die...

Bushfires rage across Australia as spring temperatures soar

Scores of bushfires are currently raging in Australia, particularly along the coasts of New South Wales (NSW), Queensland and Victoria. As a result of a combination of strong winds...

Delhi restricts local traffic in attempt to reduce air pollution

The authorities in India's capital, Delhi, have started restricting private vehicles using the city's roads, in an attempt to lower the city's dangerous air pollution levels. The “...

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