Seven square miles of a Greenland glacier broke off in two days last week, leaving the calving edge of the ice sheet a mile further inland.
Heat waves like the one now roasting the Eastern Seaboard are likely to become commonplace over the next 30 years, say scientists at Stanford University - even if global temperatures rise by only one degree Celcius.
Solar Impulse has successfully completed its first night flight, the first solar-powered plane to do so.
The solar powered plane Solar Impulse has begun its first 24-hour test flight, aiming to make it through the night on power collected during the day.
A UN panel report on climate change was sound, says a Dutch agency which reviewed the results after questions were raised over its accuracy.
Elextrolux is attempting to bolster its green credentials by hauling a team on a global journey - to save six vacuum cleaners' worth of plastic.
Carbon capture and storage could be as risky and hard to manage as the storage of nuclear waste, according to a Danish scientist.
In a discovery likely to fan the flames of climate change debate, a team has concluded that the thinning ice on one of Antarctica's major glaciers is not caused by global warming.
Chemists at the University of York have discovered a way of recycling waste from LCD televisions to make a substance that combats hospital infections.
Carbon dioxide has been the main factor controlling global temperatures for millions of years, according to a new study.
A new strain of bacteria has been found that could help clean up some of the nastiest pollutants in the massive Gulf oil spill.
US concern over global warming is starting to rise again - good timing, perhaps, as the US Senate prepares to vote this week on whether to block the EPA from regulating carbon dioxide as a pollutant.
A hotel constructed from rubbish collected from beaches has opened its doors in Rome.
United Nations' WED 2010 promises activities around the globe. Fish drink crude oil aperitifs at party.
The global temperature over the last 12 months has been the highest on record, according to the latest NASA figures.
The Tecnalia Technological Corporation has built a totally electric car that can reach 140 kilometers per hour in 10 seconds.
Scientists think they've found the source of a huge carbon dioxide 'burp' which helped to end the last ice age 18,000 years ago.
Nokia good - Nintendo bad, says Greenpeace, which has released the latest edition of its Guide to Greener Electronics.
The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) is continuing its crusade for more action on climate change by publishing three reports calling for prices to be put on carbon emissions.
It's not just sea levels that are rising as Greenland's ice melts - Greenland is too.