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There’s only one space treaty in the world, and it’s woefully out of date
The United Nations aims to update laws and keep the upper atmosphere peaceful.
Gender equity and climate change are intertwined
COP26 had a devoted 'gender day,' but women are still underrepresented in climate policy discussions.
This one image illustrates the severity of climate change
Knee-deep in the rising tide, a Tuvalu minister's COP26 speech makes a big impression.
The people hit worst by climate change get the least airtime at COP26
'Our resources are disappearing before our eyes and our future is being robbed from us.'
A quick guide to the climate jargon you’ll hear at COP26
All of the buzzy terms being tossed around Glasgow in one easy spot.
Countries aren’t moving aggressively enough toward climate goals
If leaders don’t change route, the planet is going to get unbearably hotter.
Rerouting billions in agriculture subsidies could boost global food security
Sustainable food systems need funding, and the billions in subsidies already out there can help.
Autonomous war machines could make costly mistakes on future battlefields
An exclusive first look at a UN Institute Report on the risks of autonomous weapons.
Women are more likely to take COVID-19 guidelines seriously
The global pandemic response has been gendered in multiple ways.
COVID-19 raises the stakes for environmental activists in Colombia
The Indigenous Wayuu people have long battled the Cerrejón coal mine. Now a shortage of water and spike in disease are pushing the community to seek international help.