Protecting the environment will make us healthier, so we can withstand the next pandemic — or prevent it.
"Our house is still on fire": 5 key moments from climate activist's appearance as teenager scolds world leaders.
The teen activist became the "biggest voice" against climate change, the publication says.
“Scientists have a moral obligation to clearly warn humanity of any catastrophic threat and to ‘tell it like it is,’” says a new report signed by over 11,000 academics.
Prince Harry took aim at climate-change deniers during a visit to Botswana’s Chobe River, saying, “no one can deny science. Otherwise we live in a very, very troubling world.” He is currently on an official trip to southern Africa with his family.
Activists are getting their messages across with some funny, angry and wittily worded placards.
The day of protest precedes the United Nations summit on how to rein in the worst effects of climate change.
From Bangkok to Kolkata, thousands of students took to the streets on Friday to kick off the global climate strike. Protests, inspired by 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg, were planned in about 150 countries. The protesters demanded that governments take action against climate crisis.
The strike will culminate in New York when Greta Thunberg will spearhead a rally at home of the United Nations headquarters.
“Even under the best-case scenario, hundreds of millions will face food insecurity, forced migration, disease, and death.”