Climate change: US pushes China to make faster carbon cuts

According to Bloomberg's Climate Policy Factbook, G20 nations collectively cut fossil fuel funding by 10% from 2015 to 2019. However, eight countries, including the...

First space tourist Dennis Tito: ‘I was euphoric’

Businessman Dennis Tito paid $20 million to fly with the Russians to the International Space Station in 2001.He was on board for eight days...

Jeff Bezos to blast into space aboard New Shepard rocket ship

The capsule, containing the Bezos brothers, Funk and student Oliver Daemen, separates from its booster around 76km (250,000ft) up. The rocket lands on its...

Hubble space telescope’s function is restored

"I'm proud of the Hubble team, from current members to Hubble alumni who stepped in to lend their support and expertise. Thanks to their...

Fire lookouts: The US Forest Service lookouts watching for fires

Like Kelsey, Don lives in his tower - six days a week, ten hours a day, for months and months at a time. "It's...

Formula 1 boss Ross Brawn says hydrogen could be future fuel

F1 can't be a dinosaur Replacing carbon-based fuels will be a huge challenge for Formula 1, Brawn acknowledges.He says the sport will always be...

Climate change: Amazon regions emit more carbon than they absorb

"In the eastern part of the Amazon, which is around 30% deforested, this region emitted 10 times more carbon then in the west, which...

Climate crisis rallies young people

Thousands of young people across the UK are joining a mission to understand and help solve the environmental crisis facing their generation. In a...

EU unveils sweeping climate change plan

One of the most eye-catching proposals is a carbon border tax on goods like steel, cement and fertilizer to ensure that European industry, which...

Climate change: Technology boosts efforts to curb tree loss in Amazon

"Over the next decade, if nothing changes, indigenous peoples in the Amazon Basin are projected to lose 4.4 million hectares of rainforest, mostly to...