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On an overheating planet, parched nations look to the clouds

'It can be very rough as you get close to some of those clouds.'

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 ...

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

Giant iceberg poised to snap off from Antarctica: scientists

'It is widely accepted that warming ocean and atmospheric temperatures have been a factor in earlier disintegrations of ice shelves elsewhere on the Antarctic Peninsula.'
June 02, 2017 | 03:07 pm GMT+7

US will lose jobs if it quits Paris climate deal: UN

Trump will announce his decision on global climate deal on Thursday.
June 01, 2017 | 10:03 am GMT+7

Cities may be 8 degrees Celsius hotter by 2100: study

'For the worst-off city, losses could reach up to 10.9 percent of GDP by 2100.' 
May 30, 2017 | 08:16 am GMT+7

'Zero recovery' for corals in back-to-back Australia bleaching

It is the fourth time coral bleaching has hit the reef after previous events in 1998, 2002 and 2016.
April 10, 2017 | 03:08 pm GMT+7

World temperatures hit a new high in 2016

World temperatures hit a record high for the third year in a row in 2016, creeping closer to a ceiling set for global warming, U.S. government agencies said on Wednesday.
January 19, 2017 | 01:09 pm GMT+7

World temperatures hit new high in 2016 for third year in a row

'We don't expect record years every year, but the ongoing long-term warming trend is clear.' 
January 18, 2017 | 10:48 pm GMT+7

Hottest Arctic on record triggers massive ice melt

'Those warming effects in the Arctic have had a cascading effect through the environment.'
December 15, 2016 | 08:31 am GMT+7

Global warming set to pass 2C threshold in 2050: report

Climate change is faster than anticipated.
September 30, 2016 | 11:15 am GMT+7

Coffee will be extinct in 65 years, courtesy of climate change

By 2080, climate change may eradicate your daily cappuccino as it will get too hot for coffee beans to survive. 
September 10, 2016 | 06:00 am GMT+7

Antarctica's sea ice said to be vulnerable to sudden retreat

"Sea ice in the Southern Hemisphere is also susceptible to major climate changes."
August 17, 2016 | 08:55 am GMT+7