Why many food experts don't want a new international body for food science

WHY MANY FOOD EXPERTS DON'T WANT A NEW INTERNATIONAL BODY FOR FOOD SCIENCE

Two years of discussions and negotiations culminated on Thursday and Friday, as stakeholders from around the world convened for the...

What is ‘fire weather,' and why is it getting worse?

WHAT IS ‘FIRE WEATHER,' AND WHY IS IT GETTING WORSE?

This story was originally published by Wired and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. California is famous...

 
 
 
Montana tribe finalizes historic $1.9 billion water rights settlement

MONTANA TRIBE FINALIZES HISTORIC $1.9 BILLION WATER RIGHTS SETTLEMENT

After decades of negotiations, the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes have finalized a $1.9 billion water rights settlement that...

HOW CLIMATE CHANGE GAVE RISE TO A MONSTER MOSQUITO SEASON

Summer may be officially over, but mosquito season is showing no sign of abating. If you're cursing the influx of winged whiners, save...

 
 
 

LATE-NIGHT SHOWS TOOK ON THE CLIMATE CRISIS. WE RANKED THEM FROM BEST TO WORST

On September 22, seven popular late-night talk shows put out one massive climate change awareness special. After Hurricane Ida , a...

How are Michigan residents still drinking water with toxic levels of lead years after Flint?

HOW ARE MICHIGAN RESIDENTS STILL DRINKING WATER WITH TOXIC LEVELS OF LEAD YEARS AFTER FLINT?

Stacey Branscumb didn't know anything was wrong with the water in his Benton Harbor, Michigan home until a local faith leader, Reverend...

 
 
 
Outpaced: Wildfire control projects are burning up before they can even start

OUTPACED: WILDFIRE CONTROL PROJECTS ARE BURNING UP BEFORE THEY CAN EVEN START

This summer, the Twofer-Pillikin forest health project, south of Lake Tahoe, was finally ready to go. Over the course of years, Forest...

When the earth shakes in South LA, the results can be toxic

WHEN THE EARTH SHAKES IN SOUTH LA, THE RESULTS CAN BE TOXIC

Friday night seemed like any other for residents near Long Beach, California - until they heard what my mom later described to me as...

 
 
 
What one city's struggle to ban natural gas says about the challenge of electrifying buildings

WHAT ONE CITY'S STRUGGLE TO BAN NATURAL GAS SAYS ABOUT THE CHALLENGE OF ELECTRIFYING BUILDINGS

This story is part of the series Getting to Zero: Decarbonizing Cascadia , which explores the path to low-carbon energy for British...

The World Health Organization's new air quality guidelines ‘could save millions of lives'

THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION'S NEW AIR QUALITY GUIDELINES ‘COULD SAVE MILLIONS OF LIVES'

On Wednesday, the World Health Organization, or WHO, published an update to its air quality guidelines - the international rubric that...

 
 
 
Biden may be the first president to take the risks of extreme heat seriously

BIDEN MAY BE THE FIRST PRESIDENT TO TAKE THE RISKS OF EXTREME HEAT SERIOUSLY

After a historically hot summer with extreme heat events that killed hundreds of people in the Pacific Northwest , New Orleans , and...

Don't expect heroes in this history of the climate crisis

DON'T EXPECT HEROES IN THIS HISTORY OF THE CLIMATE CRISIS

It may seem ludicrous now, but there was a time when scientists wanted to melt the glaciers. Geologists at Penn State realized in 1939...

 
 
 
Biden may be the first president to take the risks of extreme heat seriously

BIDEN MAY BE THE FIRST PRESIDENT TO TAKE THE RISKS OF EXTREME HEAT SERIOUSLY

After a historically hot summer with extreme heat events that killed hundreds of people in the Pacific Northwest , New Orleans , and...

Floods, power outages, no running water: Jails during Hurricane Ida

FLOODS, POWER OUTAGES, NO RUNNING WATER: JAILS DURING HURRICANE IDA

Sadadra Davis spends hundreds of dollars every month to talk to her fiancé, Johnion Davis, on the phone. They're inseparable, she says,...

 
 
 

CALIFORNIA SEEKS TO MAKE ITS LOW-CARBON LIVING MORE AFFORDABLE

Moving to a city is one of the best ways to shrink your carbon emissions: Apartments are more energy efficient than single-family homes,...

NO, ERADICATING POVERTY IS NOT GONNA MESS WITH CLIMATE GOALS

For years, environmental researchers have been trying to understand if providing a decent living for everyone on Earth would be at...

 
 
 
LA County moves to ban oil and gas drilling

LA COUNTY MOVES TO BAN OIL AND GAS DRILLING

When it comes to blocking oil and gas drilling, the Golden State has sometimes fallen short of its deep green reputation. But that...

Nonprofit finds hope against wildfires with unexpected ally: charcoal

NONPROFIT FINDS HOPE AGAINST WILDFIRES WITH UNEXPECTED ALLY: CHARCOAL

This story is part of the series Getting to Zero: Decarbonizing Cascadia , which explores the path to low-carbon energy for British...

 
 
 

THE CLIMATE COSTS OF KEEPING LINE 5 OPEN WOULD BE VERY HIGH

For the last four months, the Line 5 pipeline running under the Great Lakes has been carrying 23 million gallons of oil and gas each...

California wants to ban misleading recycling labels. Plastic companies don't

CALIFORNIA WANTS TO BAN MISLEADING RECYCLING LABELS. PLASTIC COMPANIES DON'T

Confused about which products to toss into the recycling bin? You aren't the only one. The ubiquitous recycling symbol is everywhere,...

 
 
 



Five Man Utd players will get squad message from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ahead...

Five Man Utd players will get squad message from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ahead of Aston Villa

Man Utd played a much changed squad in their midweek loss to West Ham and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is set to send a telling message to several individuals who will have hopes of... Read more ...

Rory McIlroy reduced to a spectator as Europe struggle in Ryder Cup

Rory McIlroy reduced to a spectator as Europe struggle in Ryder Cup

Rory McIlroy had to watch from the sidelines for the first time in his Ryder Cup career as Europe attempted to overturn a daunting four-point deficit at Whistling... Read more ...

Erin McNaught flashes her washboard abs at the Cali Beach Club opening on...

Erin McNaught flashes her washboard abs at the Cali Beach Club opening on the Gold Coast

Australian model and fitness buff Erin McNaught looked nothing short of incredible as she stepped out on the Gold Coast on Saturday. Read more ...

Britney Spears shares portraits that look like 'high school yearbook pics'...

Britney Spears shares portraits that look like 'high school yearbook pics' ahead of court hearing

The 39-year-old pop star continued to share what looked like backlogged snaps of herself posing as she remarked they looked 'kinda cheesy' in the vein of her high school... Read more ...

Barcelona's new XI under Roberto Martinez with three signings once Ronald...

Barcelona's new XI under Roberto Martinez with three signings once Ronald Koeman sacked

Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman is rumoured to be on his way out of the exit door. Read more ...

PSG's pursuit of Liverpool transfer target could be double blow for Jurgen Klopp

PSG's pursuit of Liverpool transfer target could be double blow for Jurgen Klopp

After taking Georginio Wijnaldum from them this summer, Paris Saint-Germain could again frustrate Klopp by signing one of Liverpool's transfer targets and boosting a rival in... Read more ...

Thomas Tuchel has ideal opportunity to land another psychological blow on...

Thomas Tuchel has ideal opportunity to land another psychological blow on Pep Guardiola

Chelsea face Manchester City in Saturday's Premier League showdown with Thomas Tuchel having masterminded three victories over Pep Guardiola in their last three meetings Read more ...

Biden is slammed for saying the Indian press is 'much better behaved' than...

Biden is slammed for saying the Indian press is 'much better behaved' than American press

President Joe Biden met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday and said the Indian press 'is much better behaved' than the American press. Read more ...

Matthijs de Ligt would solve Chelsea defensive exodus and have Romelu Lukaku...

Matthijs de Ligt would solve Chelsea defensive exodus and have Romelu Lukaku impact

Cesar Azpilicueta, Antonio Rudiger, and Thiago Silva could all leave on a free transfer in 2022 Read more ...

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp may have new weapon in title race thanks to...

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp may have new weapon in title race thanks to 'outstanding' star

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has been left impressed by one of his sporadic players. Read more ...