by Tim Radford

  • Images

    Plants can’t cover up fossil fuel damage

    by Tim Radford | Updated at 01:05am on April 18, 2017

    INCREASED carbon dioxide being removed from the atmosphere by plants will not be enough to compensate for rising greenhouse gas emissions....

  • Images

    Global warming already is causing local extinctions

    by Tim Radford | Updated at 10:05pm on December 24, 2016

    CLIMATE change is already beginning to alter the natural world. A study of 976 plant and animal species worldwide — freshwater, terrestrial and marine —...