A delay to UN climate talks due to take place in Glasgow in November already looked inevitable before the official announcement on Wednesday night.
Antarctica may be covered in polar ice today, but the region once housed swampy rainforests and an average temperature of around 12C, according to a new study.
School strikes led by climate activist Greta Thunberg have taken to Twitter rather than the streets due to coronavirus concerns.
UK universities are stepping up efforts to be environmentally friendly, with measures ranging from beef and plastic bans to coaxing students into beekeeping on site, a PA news agency investigation has found.
Around 1,500 people have protested at the British Museum over energy company BP’s sponsorship of a Troy exhibition.
Six companies are to share £170,000 of government funding to help tackle the global climate emergency using artificial intelligence (AI).
The world has just experienced its hottest decade on record, with 2019 among the warmest years ever seen, scientists have confirmed.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in Madrid to join thousands of other young people in a march to demand world leaders take real action against climate change.
Greta Thunberg has arrived in Madrid to join thousands of other young people in a march to demand world leaders take real action against climate change.
More than 50 people formed a human chain around an Aberdeen building to raise awareness of a “climate emergency”.
The number of melt water lakes in East Antarctica is greater than previously thought, suggesting it may be more susceptible to a warming climate, a study says.
A north-east group will host a Climate Change Conversation next month.
Hundreds of people have gathered in Aberdeen city centre to take part in the global climate change protests.
Unusually high ocean temperatures are occurring more frequently than researchers previously thought, a new study suggests.
Recent global warming has happened at a speed and scale that is “unprecedented” in the last two millennia, researchers have said.
Electricity produced by wind turbines north of the border could power every home in Scotland and reach the North of England, according to new figures.
The yellow submarine dubbed Boaty McBoatface has returned from its first expedition with data which links increasing Antarctic winds to rising sea temperatures.
Leading climate scientists have called on Theresa May to swiftly put a target to cut greenhouse gas emissions to zero into national law.
Measures to reduce air pollution could make heatwaves more severe, a study has suggested.
Climate change activists will end their demonstrations in central London after days of protests.
Climate change is likely to alter rainfall patterns in some of the world’s most important food crop growing areas over the next 20 years, a study has found.
The public are being asked to lend a hand in digitalising millions of historical weather records in a bid to better predict the future of the world’s climate.
Sir David Attenborough has warned unprecedented action is needed on global warming, ahead of taking “the people’s seat” at United Nations climate talks.
A group of scientists is spreading knowledge about climate change using the powers of Fortnite.
Heatwave temperatures similar to those that set the UK sizzling this summer could become normal by the end of the century if carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere continue to rise, say scientists.
Marshlands in the south east of England could start to disappear in a little over 20 years due to rapid rises in sea levels, scientists have warned.
A fascinating video of ice being dropped 90 metres into an Antarctic glacier has been shared thousands of times on Twitter – and it’s sure to appeal to your inner child.
Tiny particles known as aerosols can influence powerful storms and are “diminutive downpour makers”, researchers have found.
Donald Trump angered climate activists again on Thursday with a tweet which appeared to suggest global warming was a positive thing.
Millions of people living in dozens of British cities are inhaling air considered too dangerous to breathe by the World Health Organisation, a report has shown.