Glass Wings Blog: Climate

10 Facts That Prove the World Is in a Climate Emergency
15,000 Scientists Warn Society Could 'Collapse' This Century In Dire Climate Report
The 1.5C climate goal died at Cop27 – but hope must not
4 Ways Mountains Are Affected By Anthropogenic Climate Change
6 books to help talk to your child about climate change
6 reasons 2023 could be a very good year for climate action
‘A living pantry’: how an urban food forest in Arizona became a model for climate action
A new climate change report offers something unique: hope
A rare reason for optimism about climate change
A ‘Tape Recorder for the Planet’: What Natural History Museums Bring to the Climate Fight
'A Watershed Moment': California Sues Big Oil Over Decades of Climate Destruction
‘Absolute scandal’: UAE state oil firm able to read Cop28 climate summit emails
‘Absolutely perverse’: climate scheme could reward Australian coalmines whose emissions rise
Adam Bandt urges Australians to ‘embrace’ civil disobedience and join climate protests
Adapting to a hotter planet has never been more important, and progress edged forward at COP27
African Climate Summit: An opportunity to decolonise Africa’s energy
After COP27, all signs point to world blowing past the 1.5 degrees global warming limit – here’s what we can still do about it
Albanese government looking at laws to force big business to disclose climate efforts
Almost Half The Planet Predicted to Enter New Climate Zones by 2100
American bison reintroduced to northern Mexico helping to fight climate change
Another day, another roadblock: how should NZ law deal with disruptive climate protests?
Are debt-for-climate swaps finally taking off?
As climate change warms rivers, they are running out of breath – and so could the plants and animals they harbor
As climate clock ticks, aviator Garrett Fisher races to photograph glaciers
As Climate Money Pours In, Some Urban Freeways May Disappear
As heat records break, the climate movement has the right answers – but the words are all wrong
As Western Sydney residents grapple with climate change, they want political action
At Fitzroy Crossing and around Australia, community radio empowers local responses to climate impacts
At least a dozen climate activists face jail time under NSW laws used to lock up Violet Coco
The Atlantic is at risk of circulation collapse – it would mean even greater climate chaos across Europe
Atmospheric rivers over California’s wildfire burn scars raise fears of deadly mudslides – this is what cascading climate disasters look like
The Auckland floods are a sign of things to come – the city needs stormwater systems fit for climate change
Australia and the US are firm friends on defence – now let’s turn that into world-beating climate action
Australia faces worsening extreme weather events latest BoM and CSIRO climate report finds
Australian Indigenous leaders say ‘need to be’ at climate table
Australia’s emissions must decline more steeply to reach climate commitment: OECD
Avoiding climate breakdown depends on protecting Earth’s biodiversity – can the COP15 summit deliver?
The Beetaloo gas field is a climate bomb. How did CSIRO modelling make it look otherwise?
Better than net zero? Making the promised 1.2 million homes climate-friendly would transform construction in Australia
Biden uses executive power to create a New Deal-style American Climate Corps
Big oil quietly walks back on climate pledges as global heat records tumble
Bill McKibben: Climate Crisis Needs Urgent Action as Earth Records Hottest Temps Ever
Blue carbon: could a solution to the climate challenge be buried in the depths of fiords?
The Board of Lockheed Martin Has Spoken: Climate Change May Proceed
Britain’s next election could be a climate change culture war
Bushfires focus public attention on climate change for months, but it’s different for storms and floods
California releases final proposal for world-leading climate action plan that drastically reduces fossil fuel dependence, slashes pollution
Can a Tiny Restaurant Surcharge Move the Needle on Climate?
Can board games teach us about the climate crisis? Game creators say yes
Can clouds of Moon dust combat climate change?
Cancelling Antarctic climate research will damage Australia’s reputation, experts say
Capitalising on climate anxiety: what you need to know about ‘climate-washing’
Chasing future biotech solutions to climate change risks delaying action in the present – it may even make things worse
China continues coal spree despite climate goals
China is pumping out carbon emissions as if COVID never happened. That’s bad news for the climate crisis
China Takes Its Climate Fight to the Rooftops
Cities are advertising themselves as ‘climate havens.’ Experts say there’s no such thing
Cities Take on a New Front in the Climate Battle: Meat Eating
Citing Climate Impacts and Grizzly Bear Mortality, Judge Halts Yaak Logging Project
Climate Action Game Changers: The Solar Story
Climate activist Deanna ‘Violet’ Coco reveals why she was prepared to risk jail time
Climate adaptation projects sometimes exacerbate the problems they try to solve – a new tool hopes to correct that
The climate benefits of a four-day workweek
The Climate Book By Greta Thunberg
Climate change believers are more likely to cooperate with strangers, new research finds
Climate change can drive social tipping points – for better or for worse
Climate change: China sets stage for more of its transport to run on solar energy
Climate change: China's green power surge offers hope on warming
Climate change: Couple set for Pole-to-Pole electric car challenge
Climate Change from A to Z
Climate Change is a Bigger Existential Threat Than AI
Climate change is about to play a big role in government purchases – with vast implications for the US economy
Climate change is already putting the heat on insurance companies – Auckland’s floods could be a turning point
Climate Change Is Causing The Upper Atmosphere To Cool, And The Side Effects Are Terrifying
Climate change is disrupting ocean currents. We’re using satellites and ships to understand how
Climate Change Is Forcing Cities to Rethink Their Tree Mix
Climate change is fuelling the rise of superbugs. What can we do to save ourselves?
Climate change is leaving African elephants desperate for water
Climate change is threatening Madagascar’s famous forests – our study shows how serious it is
Climate change is transforming Australia’s cultural life – so why isn’t it mentioned in the new national cultural policy?
Climate change threatens Germany's fairy tale forests
Climate change threatens the rights of children. The UN just outlined the obligations states have to protect them
Climate change threatens to cause ‘synchronised harvest failures’ across the globe, with implications for Australia’s food security
Climate change will affect solar power and grid stability across Australia – here’s how
Climate crisis: Australia must ready for ‘devastating’ regional disruption, MPs told
Climate damage is worsening faster than expected, but there’s still reason for optimism – 4 essential reads on the IPCC report
Climate expert ‘sacked’ after refusing flight to Germany over carbon emissions
Climate isn’t a distraction from the military’s job of war fighting. It’s front and centre
Climate litigation is on the rise around the world and Australia is at the head of the pack
Climate Pledges Reach Threshold to Keep Warming Below 2C
‘Climate villain’: scientists say Rupert Murdoch wielded his media empire to sow confusion and doubt
Climate-fuelled disasters: warning people is good, but stopping the disaster is best. Here are 4 possible ways to do it
Climate-related disasters leave behind trauma and worse mental health. Housing uncertainty is a major reason why
Climate-stressed Iraq says will plant 5 million trees
Coastal property prices and climate risks are both soaring. We must pull our heads out of the sand
Conflict between humans and wildlife in Tanzania is being poorly managed – and climate change is making things worse
Conservatives have already written a climate plan for Trump’s second term
COP27: Brazil is back on the world stage, Lula tells climate summit
COP27: one big breakthrough but ultimately an inadequate response to the climate crisis
COP27: Sharp rise in fossil fuel industry delegates at climate summit
COP27 was disappointing, but 2022 remains an historic year for international climate policy
COP28 host UAE pledges to triple renewables
Could the law of the sea be used to protect small island states from climate change?
Cyclone Gabrielle hit NZ’s main fruit-growing region hard – now orchardists face critical climate choices
Darwin’s ‘sustainable’ Middle Arm project reveals Australia’s huge climate policy gamble
Despairing about climate change? These 4 charts on the unstoppable growth of solar may change your mind
The difficult necessity of claiming climate victories
Do phrases like ‘global boiling’ help or hinder climate action?
Documents reveal ‘scramble’ to rubber-stamp NSW bill targeting climate protests
Dramatic climate action needed to curtail ‘crazy’ extreme weather
Eco-concrete is Cementing Itself as a Climate Solution
Economic growth is fuelling climate change – a new book proposes ‘degrowth communism’ as the solution
Elephant teeth: how they evolved to cope with climate change-driven dietary shifts
Emergency viewing: 15 must-see films about the climate crisis
Emissions Map - Climate TRACE
Ending Nigeria’s fuel subsidy pushes a shift to solar. Without a climate plan, progress is at risk
Environmental disasters and climate change force people to cross borders, but they’re not recognised as refugees – they should be
EU agrees to push for worldwide phaseout of fossil fuels at COP28
EU climate czar: Putin’s war accelerated green transition
EU to ban ‘climate neutral’ claims by 2026
European heatwave: what’s causing it and is climate change to blame?
Every Australian will be touched by climate change. So let’s start a national conversation about how we’ll cope
‘Everything’s gone’: eerie silence on Enid Street provides a glimpse into Australia’s climate future
Exxon scientists accurately forecast climate change back in the 1970s – what if we had listened to them and acted then?
Facing floods: What the world can learn from Bangladesh's climate solutions
Faster disaster: climate change fuels ‘flash droughts’, intense downpours and storms
The Federal Reserve Is Catastrophically Wrong About Climate Change
Flood protection based on historical records is flawed – we need a risk model fit for climate change
Floods, cyclones, thunderstorms: is climate change to blame for New Zealand’s summer of extreme weather?
Flying drones and chasing data, Indigenous women in Guyana join fight against climate change
Food Shortages From Climate Crisis Expected in Decades, Experts Fear
For Indigenous Peoples With Deep Ties to the Land, Climate Change Is Personal
Fossil fuel companies won’t save us from climate change. We need governments to step up
G20 scientists urge pandemic preparedness and climate action: 4 steps countries can take following Bali summit
Gaia And The Climate Emergency
German supermarket trials charging true climate cost of foods
Getting the Soil Right: How Carbon Farming Combats Climate Change
Giga-scale desert region solar plants may have positive climate impact
Global climate policy forecast predicts ‘well below 2°C’ Paris Agreement climate goals will be met
Good news for climate comes from the world’s greatest user of coal
Governments and environmental groups are turning to international courts to address the impacts of climate change — podcast
‘Green Banks’ Are Turning Climate Action Dreams into Realities
Greenpeace opposes nuclear energy. Young climate activists say that's 'old-fashioned'
Greenwashing Governments and Oil Companies Turned COP27 Into a Climate Disaster
Grim Study Shows 10 Years of 'Carbon Offsets' in California Had No Climate Benefit
Group therapy helps scientists cope with challenging ‘climate emotions’
Half of Australia’s biggest companies have net-zero emissions plans, but climate action may come too late
The hard right and climate catastrophe are intimately linked. This is how
Have some economists severely underestimated the financial hit from climate change? Recent evidence suggests yes
Hawaii’s climate future: Dry regions get drier with global warming, increasing fire risk
Here’s how to fix Australia’s approach to soil carbon credits so they really count towards our climate goals
Home insurance bills are soaring as climate risks grow. The government should step in
How 5 Young Women in Montana Scored a Landmark Climate Victory
How AI is helping airlines mitigate the climate impact of contrails
How Big Oil Is Hijacking The Climate Conference
How California’s ambitious new climate plan could help speed energy transformation around the world
How Children’s TV Is Helping Families Grapple With the Climate Crisis
How climate change is causing a communication breakdown in the animal world
How Climate Change is Fueling Stronger Hurricanes
How climate change will affect your pet – and how to help them cope
How culling Australia’s feral water buffalo could help tackle climate change
How one student forced the government to admit the economic risks of climate change
How Scientists From the “Global South” Are Sidelined at the IPCC
How should we teach climate change in schools? It starts with ‘turbo charging’ teacher education
How tiger conservation in India may be helping to mitigate climate change
How to beat ‘rollout rage’: the environment-versus-climate battle dividing regional Australia
How to meet the climate crisis? Redefine ‘abundance.’
How wealthy "super emitters" are disproportionately driving the climate crisis — while blaming you
Humanity at the climate crossroads: highway to hell or a livable future?
Humanity’s tipping point? How the Queen’s death stole a climate warning’s thunder
HVDC Transmission Is A Key Climate Wedge & Spreading Rapidly
Hybrid future? Interbreeding can make heat-averse species more resilient to climate change
‘I tend to be very gentle’: how teachers are navigating climate change in the classroom
Idea of green growth losing traction among climate policy researchers, survey of nearly 800 academics reveals
If we perfect cultivated meat, we could hedge against food shortages as climate chaos intensifies
‘If you win the popular imagination, you change the game’: why we need new stories on climate
‘I’m all for climate change’: Axel Springer CEO faces heat over leaked messages
In 2022, Australia’s governments finally got moving on climate. Here’s how
In Fiji, the climate crisis is no longer off in the future – it's a daily reality
In Oregon Timber Country, a Town Buys the Surrounding Forests to Confront Climate-Driven Wildfires
In Washington, Students Learn About Climate Change Like Nowhere Else
Inside the Campaign That Put an Oil Boss in Charge of a Climate Summit
Installing solar-powered refrigerators in developing countries is an effective way to reduce hunger and slow climate change
Insurers pull back as US climate catastrophes intensify
IPCC AR6 Synthesis Report: Climate Change 2023
IPCC report: the world must cut emissions and urgently adapt to the new climate realities
The IPCC’s calls for emissions cuts have gone unheeded for too long – should it change the way it reports on climate change?
Is ‘climate anxiety’ a clinical diagnosis? Should it be?
Is climate change outpacing our ability to predict extreme heatwaves?
Is Peak Climate Alarmism Behind Us?
Is the Economic System Incompatible with Climate Action?
Is there a ‘right to disobey’? From the Vietnam War to today’s climate protests
‘It can be done. It must be done’: IPCC delivers definitive report on climate change, and where to now
It's not all bad news: Wonderful and wild stories about tackling climate change
It’s not just climate – we’ve already breached most of the Earth’s limits. A safer, fairer future means treading lightly
It’s time to add climate change and net-zero emissions to the RBA’s top 3 economic goals
Jordan’s Bedouins take on the struggles of climate change
Judge Rules in Favor of Montana Youths in a Landmark Climate Case
July was world’s hottest month on record, climate scientists confirm
Labor isn’t rising to the climate occasion – their own projections prove it
‘Let’s get real’: scientists discover a new way climate change threatens cold-blooded animals
Made in America: how Biden’s climate package is fuelling the global drive to net zero
Maine’s puffin colonies recovering in the face of climate change
The Maldives As Microcosm Of Climate Collapse
Marshall Islands, a nation at the heart of global shipping, fights for climate justice
The meat industry blocked the IPCC’s attempt to recommend a plant-based diet
Media coverage of climate change research does not inspire action, say scientists
Migrant numbers are rising: conflict, climate and harassment are forcing tens of millions to leave their homes
Millions Are at Risk of Flooding Due to Climate Change – But Not Where You'd Think
Most people already think climate change is ‘here and now’, despite what we’ve been told
Nearly two-thirds of the top fossil fuel producers in Australia and the world aren’t on track for 1.5℃ climate target
New grant program asks residents to ‘throw shade,’ foster climate resiliency in Flint
New study helps solve a 30-year-old puzzle: how is climate change affecting El Niño and La Niña?
The New U.N. Climate Report Has Arrived. Resist the Urge to Despair
New Zealand joins Horizon Europe Research and Innovation Programme, focuses on digital, climate, health and other areas
New Zealand wants to tax cow burps – here’s why that’s not the best climate solution
‘No normal seasons any more’: seed farmers struggle amid the climate crisis
‘No one wants to be right about this’: climate scientists’ horror and exasperation as global predictions play out
NSW push to stop climate protesters livestreaming on Facebook labelled ‘profoundly anti-democratic’
NT government accused of lying about meeting climate condition before it greenlit ‘carbon bomb’ Beetaloo fracking
Nuclear War Would Be Worse For Our Climate Than Predicted in The Cold War
The NZ ad industry wants to clean up its climate act – but will agencies drop their fossil fuel clients?
NZ climate activist faces up to 10 years in prison over fake letter saying fossil fuel event cancelled
Oceans absorb 30% of our emissions, driven by a huge carbon pump. Tiny marine animals are key to working out its climate impacts
‘Off-the-charts records’: has humanity finally broken the climate?
Once again, wealthy nations are letting down poor nations at the Egypt climate talks
One Climate Action that Really Matters: Buy an EV
The One Thing That Changes Everything in the Climate Fight
Our tropical fruits are vulnerable to climate change. Can we make them resilient in time?
Outlook? Terrifying: TV weather presenters on the hell and horror of the climate crisis
Paris Plans to Plant Trees That Can Survive Climate Change
People working on climate solutions are facing a big obstacle: conspiracy theories
Photos: Graves sink, fisheries shrink as climate change hits Fiji
Plastic action or distraction? As climate change bears down, calls to reduce plastic pollution are not wasted
Pocock seeks to impose duty of care on Australian government over climate harm
Polar bears may struggle to produce milk for their cubs as climate change melts sea ice
Political instability and damage to infrastructure: how climate change could undermine Australia’s national security
Poorer countries must be compensated for climate damage. But how exactly do we crunch the numbers?
The public history, climate change present, and possible future of Australia’s botanic gardens
Record low Antarctic sea ice is another alarming sign the ocean’s role as climate regulator is changing
Remember the climate map from your school atlas? Here’s what climate change is doing to it
Revealed: 1,000 super-emitting methane leaks risk triggering climate tipping points
The Rideau Canal Skateway: How can we promote resilience in the face of a changing climate?
‘Ridiculous’: Greta Thunberg blasts decision to let UAE oil boss chair climate talks
Runner says no to competing for GB in Australia over flight climate concerns
Samoa PM urges world to save Pacific people from climate crisis obliteration
Savanna & grassland carbon storage slows climate change
Saving the forests won’t be enough to stop climate change — we need substantial emission cuts
Scientists deliver ‘final warning’ on climate crisis: act now or it’s too late
Sexist Internet Trolls Are Targeting Women Climate Scientists Now
Sexual exhibitionism, Riot Grrrl and climate change activism: 30 years of raging by Peaches, Bikini Kill and Björk, still going strong
The Short List Of Climate Actions That Will Work
Six Portuguese youth take 32 nations to European court over climate change
Sky News Australia’s Outsiders breached industry code for accuracy on climate science, media watchdog finds
Slowing ocean current caused by melting Antarctic ice could have drastic climate impact, study says
Social cohesion under strain as equality, climate and inflation woes heighten Australians’ fears, research finds
State of the climate: what Australians need to know about major new report
Storing Electricity On The Grid Is Part Of Climate Short List
Study: Climate change causing more ‘heat stress’ in Europe
Suddenly, the US is a climate policy trendsetter
Switching to Hydrogen Fuel Could Cause Long-Term Climate Consequences
Sydney’s drinking water quality under threat from climate crisis, report finds
Talk About It: How Climate Conversation Groups Inspire Action
There’s a buzz about ‘sustainable’ fuels – but they cannot solve aviation’s colossal climate woes
‘They are despairing’: climate crisis weighs heavy on mental health of young Australians
This ‘climate-friendly’ fuel comes with an astronomical cancer risk
This Northern Manhattan Wetland Has Faced Climate-Change Induced Erosion and Sea Level Rise. A Living Shoreline Has Reimagined the Space
Threat from climate change to some of India’s sacred pilgrimage sites is reshaping religious beliefs
Tight-Knit Communities Are a Secret Weapon Against Climate Change
Tim Flannery’s message to all: rise up and become a climate leader – be the change we need so desperately
Time to branch out? Trees put lawns in the shade when it comes to tackling climate crisis
Tired of feeling hopeless about climate change? Take a look at these charts.
Too hard basket: why climate change is defeating our political system
Too late now to save Arctic summer ice, climate scientists find
Tourists flock to the Mediterranean as if the climate crisis isn’t happening. This year’s heat and fire will force change
Trevor McDougall wins $250,000 science prize for researching ‘thermal flywheel’ of climate system
Two Psychologists Say Your Climate Anxiety Isn't Actually About Personal Risk
UK urged to sack Tony Abbott as trade adviser for joining climate sceptic group
The UK’s Warning: We Are Not Prepared for Climate Change
The UN is asking the International Court of Justice for its opinion on states’ climate obligations. What does this mean?
'Underground Climate Change' Threatens to Destabilize Buildings
US climate envoy meets Chinese counterpart on hottest ever day in China
Victoria faces a grave climate and energy crisis. The new government’s policies must be far bolder
Volunteers plant mini-forests in Paris to slow climate change, tackle heatwaves
‘We are gambling with the future of our planet for the sake of hamburgers’: Peter Singer on climate change
We are watching the brutal reality of what climate scientists told us would happen. How will we respond?
We just blew past 1.5 degrees. Game over on climate? Not yet
We want more climate ambition in our foreign policy – here’s how we can do it
The West Australian goes big on Woodside’s ‘keeping lights on’ claim but keeps readers in dark on climate
What can we expect from the final UN climate report? And what is the IPCC anyway?
What does climate change mean for extreme waves? In 80% of the world, we don’t really know
What El Niño means for the world’s perilous climate tipping points
What Happens to Greenland if We Miss Climate Targets? You Likely Don't Want to Know
What is the IPCC AR6 synthesis report and why does it matter?
What makes a good parent? Is acting on climate change as important as love and bedtime stories?
What planting tomatoes shows us about climate change
What to wear for a climate crisis
‘Whatever it takes’: the activists who risk prison to shatter Australia’s climate complacency
Why are so many climate records breaking all at once?
Why Australia urgently needs a climate plan and a Net Zero National Cabinet Committee to implement it
Why gas stoves matter to the climate – and the gas industry: Keeping them means homes will use gas for heating too
Why is Australia having such a warm winter? A climate expert explains
Why Landfills Make For a Colossal Climate Change Nightmare
Why restoring long-distance passenger rail makes sense in New Zealand – for people and the climate
Why the shipping industry’s increased climate ambition spells the end for its fossil fuel use
Why Western Sydney is feeling the heat from climate change more than the rest of the city
Why young workers are leaving fossil fuel jobs – and what to do if you feel like ‘climate quitting’
Wildfire smoke and dirty air are also climate change problems: Solutions for a world on fire
Will Steffen, ‘courageous’ climate scientist, dies in Canberra aged 75
Woodside LNG: Australia’s ‘biggest’ contribution to climate crisis a step closer to 50-year extension
The world is still falling short on limiting climate change, according to U.N. report
The world’s fish are shrinking as the climate warms. We’re trying to figure out why
World’s oldest moss could go extinct as a result of climate crisis
Writing from the edge of catastrophe: two new books clarify what’s at stake if we fail to mitigate climate change
WWF and Ørsted in new global partnership to unite action on climate and ocean biodiversity
Yes, climate change is bringing bushfires more often. But some ecosystems in Australia are suffering the most
‘Your heart races a bit’: US weather man threatened with death for mentioning climate crisis
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