Professor Piers Forster has been appointed to the Committee on Climate Change and will help to shape environmental legislation and policy.

Ice temperatures inside the world’s highest glacier on the slopes of Mount Everest are warmer than expected and especially vulnerable to future climate change, warn glaciologists.

A team of more than 100 scientists has assessed global warming's impact on thousands of tree species across the Amazon rainforest, assessing the winners and losers from 30 years of climate change.

The first detailed analysis of air pollution trends in China reveals a 20 per cent drop in concentrations of particulate pollution over the last three years.

An extensive new study will aid scientists in updating conservation strategies and understanding how climate change is affecting species around the world.