Climate

Though bushfires are a seasonal occurrence in Australia, the infernos this year have already led to a staggering 1 billion animal deaths, 28 human deaths (Reuters)

Opinion | Extreme weather, ahoy!

1 min read . 17 Jan 2020
Photo: AP

The 21st century’s big challenges

4 min read . 13 Jan 2020
Devastating floods in Indonesia left 400,000 people homeless. (Graphic: Getty Images)
At least 19 people have been killed by the firestorm so far.  (Photo: Getty Images)
Carolina Schmidt, U.N. Climate Change Conference (COP25) President, attends a plenary session during the climate negotiations, which have reached a deadlock, in Madrid, Spain.  (REUTERS)

Opinion | Madrid cop out

1 min read . 16 Dec 2019