Officials at the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) failed to pass a proposal to ban the international trade in polar bear parts.
A team of researchers is analyzing layers of urine deposited by rock hyrax to trace past climate changes in South Africa.
Removal of predators at the top of the food chain causes a significant rise in carbon emissions, says a new study.
The melting of Arctic sea ice is causing significant changes to the balance of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, suggests a new study.
A new study has confirmed the theory that change in modern species diversity across mountains in the tropics is greater than in temperate latitudes.
Many bird species will likely suffer under future climate change, according to a new study.
A new study by Australian and European researchers highlights the growing salt levels in the world's rivers.
A new study finds that the creation of palm oil plantations is releasing ancient sources of carbon dioxide back into the atmosphere.
A new study reveals that the glaciers of the Andes Mountains have shrunk by up to 70 percent since the 1970s.
Global warming is causing spring flowers to bloom at the earliest dates, says a new study.
A new study indicates that black carbon is the second leading contributor of global warming.
NASA is all set to send a remotely piloted research aircraft this month onward over the tropical Pacific Ocean to study how warming climate is changing the Earth.
A new study claims that rapid glacial melting and the rise in sea levels could result in a significant rise in volcanic eruptions
Warming climate has forced mountain pine beetles to invade high-elevation trees that are not strong enough to defend and stop them, finds a new study.