Higher temperatures could mean economic decline — IPCC
THE world economy stands to recede if global temperatures continue to rise.
The Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) sounded the warning knell in Kingston on Wednesday at the launch of a three-day symposium intended to bring policymakers, academia, students and the media into ...
53-pound alligator snapping turtle saved
TEXAS, USA (AP) — A 53-pound alligator snapping turtle is recovering at a Houston wildlife rehabilitation centre after fire-rescue crews saved it from a drainage pipe.
The Houston Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) says the specimen, one of a threatened species known a ...
Dairy cows to combat global warming?
GALT, California (AP) — California is taking its fight against global warming to the farm.
The nation’s leading agricultural state is now targeting greenhouse gases produced by dairy cows and other livestock.
Despite strong opposition from farmers, Gov Jerry Brown signed legisl ...