How do heatwaves affect biodiversity?

How do heatwaves affect biodiversity?

By Cate Macinnis-Ng New Zealand summers are getting hotter – and humans aren’t the only ones feeling the effects.  It’s not a mirage, our summers are getting hotter on average and we are experiencing more extremely hot days. News from NIWA that 2021 was New...
Are oceans the key to combating climate change?

Are oceans the key to combating climate change?

By Maria Armoudian & Simon Thrush Oceans have already slowed the rate of global warming for decades, but unless we shift our approach to focus on them we will lose that capacity to solve the planetary overheating problem. As often happens with big meetings of...
Why have protests erupted in Kazakhstan? 🔊

Why have protests erupted in Kazakhstan? 🔊

On January 2nd, protests erupted throughout the Central Asian nation of Kazakhstan. The proximate cause was a drastic increase in fuel prices and a popular discontent against the three-decade rule of former President Nursultan Nazarbayev. His handpicked successor to...