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Rising seas could displace millions in Vietnam: UN

The Paris Agreement goal of capping global warming at 1.5 C by the end of the century is ‘extremely unlikely.’

Global warming will expose millions more to floods

In Asia, floods will affect 70 to 156 million by 2040. 

Warming Arctic is 'new normal,' will affect us all: report

The region around the north pole 'shows no sign of returning to the reliably frozen region it was decades ago,' the report said. 
December 13, 2017 | 09:36 am GMT+7

Global warming outpacing current forecasts: study

A half-degree increase on the thermometer could translate into devastating consequences.
December 07, 2017 | 08:56 am GMT+7

As disasters surge, nations must slash emissions faster, experts urge

Climate change also hit hard on poorer nations, which rely on funds to curb emissions. 
November 06, 2017 | 05:43 pm GMT+7

Invest in forests and indigenous people to fight climate change: experts

Forests could absorb enough carbon to meet about a third of the efforts needed to stick to those goals.
October 25, 2017 | 10:04 am GMT+7

Drought-hit and hungry Sri Lankans struggle for a harvest – or work

'There is no work. Everyone, big or small, has lost out to the drought.'
October 05, 2017 | 08:19 am GMT+7

Sydney, Melbourne warned to prepare for 50-degree days

'The increase in Australian summer temperatures indicates that other major cities should also be prepared for unprecedented future extreme heat.'
October 04, 2017 | 02:44 pm GMT+7

Planet-warming methane from livestock underestimated: study

'In many regions, livestock numbers are changing, and breeding has resulted in larger animals with higher intakes of food.'
September 29, 2017 | 08:13 am GMT+7

Shipping risks rise as Antarctic ice hits record low

Some 50 cruise vessels carried almost 35,000 tourists to the Antarctic last year to witness its ice shelves, soaring glaciers and wildlife.
September 27, 2017 | 02:16 pm GMT+7

On an overheating planet, parched nations look to the clouds

'It can be very rough as you get close to some of those clouds.'
September 23, 2017 | 02:07 pm GMT+7

Human frontiers: How much heat can the body and mind take?

If planet-warming emissions continue to rise at their current pace, three in four people in the world will face deadly heat by the turn of the century.
September 22, 2017 | 11:00 am GMT+7

As glaciers melt, 'Land of Fire and Ice' watches its history seep away

Europe's largest ice cap is thinning rapidly due to rising global temperatures.
August 10, 2017 | 02:24 pm GMT+7

Much of South Asia could be too hot to live in by 2100: scientists

Deadly heatwaves beginning in the next few decades will strike parts of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh.
August 03, 2017 | 09:42 am GMT+7

World's 'highest' village runs dry as warming hits the Himalayas

'These days the water is not coming like it used to. The seasons are changing. We see there is less water than before.'
August 01, 2017 | 08:08 am GMT+7