At least 53 people have lost their lives after parts of southeast Asia were inundated by flooding.

Climate change is expected to bring a large-scale and sometimes unpredictable change to the spread of infectious diseases in Europe, a new study finds.

After 24 days at sea and a journey spanning more than 10,000 kilometers (6,214 miles), the Finnish icebreaker MSV Nordica has set a new record for the earliest transit of the fabled Northwest Passa

A new giant iceberg is about to be born.

The emission of greenhouse gases by human activity is set to lead to drought, rising sea levels and flooding in many parts of the world.

An increase of just 10 micrograms of carbon pollutants per cubic metre is enough to reduce life expectancy by nine to 11 years, a new study finds.

The roach fish is common in England. Male roaches have been found to develop working ovaries due to chemical pollution from medicines and industrial waste.Dale Harvey

The most famous potato-growing effort in space is a fictional one, by Matt Damon's character Mark Watney in the film The Martian.

April is the hottest month in the South-east Asian year, and this year it has broken all records.

The World Meteorological Organisation has revealed the deadliest weather events to have hit the planet.