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More heavy rain, predicted

Feature story | July 27, 2007 at 4:43

Computer models of how our world will react to climate change have long predicted extreme and shifting weather patterns. More heavy rains in some areas, crippling drought in others. A new study, published this week in the journal Nature,...

Christine and Stephen Rose

Image | July 19, 2007 at 1:53

Christine and Stephen Rose - Greenpeace supporters.

A Greenpeace team make a composite image

Image | July 19, 2007 at 0:00

A Greenpeace team make a composite image from the western side of the Middle Rongbu glacier. The Middle Rongbu glacier has retreated 2 km over the last 40 years.

Earthquake, fire and nuclear leak in Japan

Feature story | July 18, 2007 at 23:20

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake rocked the world's largest nuclear plant on Monday, causing a transformer fire. Since then, revelations have been coming out about spills and leaks at the plant.

The Only Planet Guide

Feature story | July 6, 2007 at 0:39

This is a big week for the climate. According to the Live Earth website, about 2 billion people are going to watch Al Gore's concerts this weekend. That's awe inspiring but after the show, millions, even hundreds of millions, are going to be...

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!"

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