Expanded research into coral reef island behaviour, may help dispel legal uncertainties and solidify claims around maritime zones, experts believe.
Pope Francis, visiting Assisi, the birthplace of his namesake saint who was close to nature, called on Saturday for “courage” in abandoning fossil fuels and lamented that older generations didn’t know how to protect the planet and secure peace.
World Bank President David Malpass said Friday he won’t resign after coming under criticism for his remarks earlier this week regarding climate change.
Canadian troops are being sent to assist the recovery from the devastation of storm Fiona, which swept away houses, stripped off roofs and knocked out power across the country’s Atlantic provinces.
Scientists say botanic gardens are acting as climate change monitors and are becoming increasingly vital to populations in built-up cities.
Thought to be the lowest pressure system ever recorded in Canada, Fiona has swept buildings out to sea, knocked over trees and powerlines.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has declared a state of emergency for 24 counties as Tropical Storm Ian gathers strength over the Caribbean and is expected to bring heavy rain and hurricane-force winds to the state next week.
A magnitude 7.6 earthquake has struck Mexico’s Pacific coast, setting off an earthquake alarm in the capital.