Category : science

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

Great Barrier Reef on sixth life in 30,000 years: study

Australia's Great Barrier Reef, under severe stress in a warmer, more acidic ocean, has returned from near-extinction five times in the past 30,000 years, researchers said Monday. "I have grave concerns about the ability of the reef in its current f...

by Heidi Harley - 5 years ago

Dutch govt appeals landmark greenhouse gases ruling

The Dutch government on Monday appealed against a landmark 2015 court ruling which ordered it to slash greenhouse gases by a quarter by 2020. "The current government is already extraordinarily active in terms of climate," lawyer Bert-Jan Houtzagers...