Nations pledge USD 9.3 bn for Green Climate Fund

Thirty nations meeting in Berlin today pledged USD 9.3 billion for a fund to help developing countries cut emissions and prepare for global warming, just shy of a USD 10 bn target.

Global warming led to dwarfism in mammals

Mammal body size decreased significantly during at least two ancient global warming events millions of years ago, a new study has found.

Women at higher risk from climate disasters: UN

Women, particularly those living in mountain regions in developing countries, are facing disproportionately high risks to their livelihoods and health from global warming, says a UN report on Climate Change.