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8 in 10 people now see climate change as a 'catastrophic risk' – survey

84 percent of people now consider climate change a 'global catastrophic risk.'

Time to ditch the polar bears? Climate change looks for a new image

What does climate change look like? For many people, the first – or perhaps only – image that comes to mind is of ...

Red Sea's coral reef could be key in saving dying reefs- research

Scientists find that coral reef in the Gulf of Aqaba can tolerate rising sea temperatures which means that they could be used to reseed dying reefs elsewhere in the world.
May 19, 2017 | 08:29 am GMT+7

Saigon looking to get smart with renewed environment drive

High tides are making waves as Vietnam's largest city looks over the abyss.
May 11, 2017 | 07:51 pm GMT+7

Trump anti-climate ghost hangs over UN meeting

The Paris pact was savaged by Donald Trump during his presidential campaign. 
May 06, 2017 | 02:43 pm GMT+7

Erosion sinks its teeth into Vietnam's Mekong Delta

The devastating mudslide last week may be a sign of things to come.
April 26, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

UNEP chief confident US will not ditch Paris climate deal

'I am confident... I think we will see the United States on board.'
April 25, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

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