Portuguese children afflicted by forest fires are raising funds to sue European countries, accusing them of failing to deal with climate change and endangering their lives.

High exposure to pesticides as a result of living near farmers’ fields appears to increase the risk of giving birth to a baby with “abnormalities” by about 9 per cent, according to new research.

A "wave of legal action" over climate change has already begun and cases will become more likely to succeed as the scientists get better at attributing extreme weather events to global warming, act

A brown bear grabs a salmon – but many go for fruit and that could disturb other ecological links, scientists say Chris McLennan

Millions of people in Ethiopia require “immediate life-saving intervention” after a severe drought and major flash floods have devastated livestock and crops, the United Nations has warned.

Bumblebee queens are a common sight on a spring day, their large furry bodies flying industriously from flower to flower.

Scientists say that a government report detailing the devastating effects of climate change will likely not be approved, but the fact that it was leaked is important to climate action.

Climate change will almost certainly heat the world so much it can never recover, major study finds

There is now a one-in-three chance of record rainfall hitting part of England and Wales each winter, according to new Met Office study which highlights the risk of major flooding as the climate war

As the world warms, methane trapped underneath the frozen tundra could be released, increasing the rate of warming in a vicious circle

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