The UN's International Maritime Organisation is under pressure to develop a decarbonisation strategy. Carbon Brief speaks to the IMO's Edmund Hughes about how shipping can meet the Paris climate goals.
It has been three years since the continent’s last reported case of the virus
Rosamund PearceSome personal news: I'm delighted to announce that I've joined @TheEconomist as a Visual Data Journalist.
Here's the first thing I worked on - two maps tracking progress on the global effort to eradicate polio
Climate change has been unusually prominent in the UK media over recent weeks – and this is mirrored by a noticeable increase in climate “concern” in the polls. From 15-25 April, climate change was high on the news agenda in response to the...
Global warming could cause stress to endangered Virunga mountain gorillas, potentially raising the risk of health problems and early death, a new study suggests. Using fecal samples taken in the wild, researchers found that Virunga gorillas show...
Global emissions of CO2 need to decline precipitously over the next few decades, if the world is to meet the Paris Agreement goals of limiting global warming to “well below 2C” and, ideally, below 1.5C.