Shark impact on fishing communities
People who make a living fishing off the coral reefs around the Maldives say their daily income is down by almost a quarter due to sharks stealing their catch.
Propane could be the answer to sustainable air conditioning
According to a new study, using propane as a refrigerant could reduce the effects on global temperature increase from space cooling.
New research suggests wildlife cannot flourish in small isolated reserves
Small pockets of protected areas, separated by inhospitable farmlands, are not sufficient to preserve wildlife.
Safe and sustainable fishing in West Africa
How can communities adapt to extreme weather events whilst safely sourcing seafood? Research from the University of Leeds suggests a new climate-smart collaboration holds the answer.
Unchecked carbon emissions could double heat-related child deaths by 2050
Scientists led by the University of Leeds have estimated the impact of climate change on annual heat-related deaths of children under five years old in sub-Saharan Africa.