In lieu of Earth Day, celebrated on April 22, the United Nations have emphasized the need for environmental and climate literacy to save the planet.
A group of over 300 scientists and climate change skeptics has recently wrote a letter to President Trump and Vice-President Biden to withdraw from UN Climate Change Treaty.
Known as the first city in the world to be awarded the UNESCO World Heritage Status in the urban cultural landscape category, Rio de Janeiro officially enters UN's list of world heritage sites after four years.
President-elect Donald Trump appeared to have changed his stance on climate change and said he would be keeping an “open mind” about the Paris Agreement.
The new US President-elect Donald Trump planning on quitting from the Paris Climate agreement, and it seems that he's keen on finding the quickest way to do it. However, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hopes that Trump will soon understand the gravity of climate change.
A recent study from the United Nations showed that robot labor has been taking over majority of industry jobs worldwide. This trend can continue and eventually lead to a human society where robots do all work.
After the landmark Paris Agreement entered into force, the world gathered in Morocco for the first meeting under the pact to iron out implementation details for participating countries.
The 2015 Paris Agreement was made last December. But it was only this November that the agreement officially entered into force, and nations are starting to put together plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions.
Around 300 million children worlwide are exposed to high levels of air pollution with about 600,000 of them dying every year due to illnesses caused or exacerbated by air pollution.
The world's most heavily trafficked (and weirdest) mammal on Earth, pangolins, could be saved from extinction as the UN wildlife conference on Wednesday has approved a worldwide ban on pangolins.
The World health Organization has estimated that 6.5 million around the world have died due to air pollution in 2012, which accounts to 11.6 percent of global deaths during that year.
Commercial seaweed has been portrayed as a one-off solution for green living, but as the industry becomes a behemoth, concerns have arisen about its true environmental impact.
Air pollution on London’s roadways is experiencing a drop in total measurement. Further steps can be taken to continue eliminate this problem.
At least 1.8 billion people globally drink water that is contaminated with feces. This French puff pastry-like filter paper aims to change that reality.