If approached correctly, climate change could be an opportunity for the global economy, UN climate chief Christiana Figueres told DW.
Researchers have been slow to harness the power of big data from satellites in the fight against climate change. But a new partnership around the Copernicus program may change that.
Satellite data indicates the Arctic is facing a decline in sea ice that could equal or even beat the negative record of 2012.
Malawi’s President Peter Mutharika has declared a state of national disaster over food shortages caused by erratic climate conditions. It is one of several African countries affected by El Nino.
To meet targets set at the climate summit in Paris, Germany must accelerate its switch to clean energy. A new study commissioned by Greenpeace says the country needs to opt for 100 percent renewable power by 2035.
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