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History of climate change litigation

Publication | June 28, 2007 at 0:10

A series of recent cases signal the rise of climate change litigation around the world. Most of the cases have cropped up in the United States, due to perceived inaction by national political authorities over issues of global warming. A...

Climate Risk: Understanding the financial risk that climate change presents to New...

Publication | June 28, 2007 at 0:00

The question is no longer whether a particular company is exposed to Climate Risk, but by how much?

G8 on climate change

Feature story | June 7, 2007 at 0:00

In the lead up to this year's summit, leaked documents made it clear there was a distinct split among the G8 on the issue of climate change. After all, seven of the member countries have committed to the Kyoto Protocol's binding reductions of...

Himalayan glacial melt

Feature story | June 6, 2007 at 0:11

Glaciers in the Himalayas provide the water source for one-sixth of humanity. Now that water source is threatened by climate change. As the temperature rises, these reservoirs of ice disappear. Guanli Wang, a journalist with China S&T, reports...

In the spirit of peaceful at the G8

Image | June 3, 2007 at 1:00

In the spirit of peaceful, non-violent communication to the G8, Greenpeace and volunteers from environment and social justice groups, formed a human banner, with the message, "G8: ACT NOW!"

Big Blue planet

Feature story | May 28, 2007 at 0:00

People took to the streets in more than 50 locations around the world for the Big Blue March, voicing their support for the world's whales, and calling for an end to commercial whaling. The International Whaling Commission (IWC) opens in...

VICTORY! Bottom trawling scuttled

Feature story | May 14, 2007 at 0:00

So far 2007 seems a year of victory. First the fall of Marsden B and now an end to bottom trawling in the South pacific.

Tasty news from Apple!

Feature story | May 2, 2007 at 21:57

We are cheering! Steve Jobs has decided to bring us closer to the greener apple that Mac users all over the world have been asking for.

South Pacific fisheries - getting hot in Chile

Feature story | April 30, 2007 at 2:35

When it comes to stopping the strip-mining of the sea, it's time for governments to walk the walk so deep-sea critters can swim the swim.

Chernobyl anniversary protest

Feature story | April 26, 2007 at 23:57

On this day 21 years ago a nuclear reactor near the Ukraine city of Chernobyl suffered a steam explosion and a nuclear meltdown. Winds spread the radioactive fallout over thousands of square kilometres. Now, risky new nuclear reactors are under...

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