A scientific study of great white shark numbers could be used by the government to justify delisting the species as threatened or ordering a cull despite international treaty obligations,
From new parsnips and herbs to begonias and roses, the world’s plant hunters discovered more than 1,700 new species last year,
Small but inevitable rises in sea level will double the frequency of severe coastal flooding in most of the world with dire consequences for major cities that sit on coastlines,
Antarctica may conjure up an image of a pristine white landscape, but researchers say climate change is turning the continent green.
People in the UK are 64 times as likely to die of air pollution as those in Sweden and twice as likely as those in the US,
Snow, ice and other hazardous wintry conditions account for more than 4,000 lives and thousands of injuries each year in the United States.