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Erosion sinks its teeth into Vietnam's Mekong Delta

The devastating mudslide last week may be a sign of things to come.

UNEP chief confident US will not ditch Paris climate deal

'I am confident... I think we will see the United States on board.'

Saigon is sinking: Land subsidence an alarming issue in southern Vietnam - expert

Sinking land has been blamed on excessive extraction of groundwater, as well as rapid urbanization.
April 24, 2017 | 09:03 pm GMT+7

Some like it hot, but don't take heat stress in Vietnam lightly

Too much heat is not good when you travel to Vietnam this summer.
April 12, 2017 | 03:19 pm GMT+7

Don't get excited about summer because Saigon is bracing for the worst weather

Thunderstorms soaking the city the past week were just the beginning.
April 09, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam tries to keep its head above water as scientists warn of sinking Mekong Delta

By 2100, half of the Mekong Delta could be swamped by rising sea levels.
March 31, 2017 | 06:30 pm GMT+7

New York skyscrapers adapt to climate change

With a skyline crowded with ever-more luxury towers, the construction of another Manhattan skyscraper wouldn't normally be remarkable.
March 26, 2017 | 05:49 pm GMT+7

Earth Hour switch-off saves Vietnam around $33,500

Both energy and money are saved in 60 minutes.
March 26, 2017 | 03:34 pm GMT+7

Lights go out around the world for 10th Earth Hour

The lights were being switched off around the world at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday evening, to draw attention to climate change.
March 26, 2017 | 09:26 am GMT+7

Dramatic video of devastating floods in Peru

A bus passenger in Otuzco captures the moment when a rush of water comes raging down close to the vehicle.
March 19, 2017 | 08:38 am GMT+7

Vietnam's tourist hotspots join WWF’s global climate action competition

The cities must show housing, transport and mobility solutions for a climate-resilient future.
March 17, 2017 | 11:18 am GMT+7

In race to curb climate change, cities outpace governments

A 2016 study projected that climate plans by cities and regions could cut an extra 500 million tons of annual greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.
March 13, 2017 | 06:22 pm GMT+7

Is Arctic sea ice doomed to disappear?

Without deep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions, the Arctic could see its first ice-free summers within two or three decades.
March 07, 2017 | 09:33 am GMT+7

Trump team divided over Paris climate agreement

Senior adviser Steve Bannon wants to quit but Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Trump's favorite daughter don't.
March 04, 2017 | 09:17 am GMT+7

Small ponds have outsized impact on global warming: study

'The ability of the ponds to absorb carbon dioxide was reduced by almost half, while methane release nearly doubled.'
February 21, 2017 | 09:31 am GMT+7