For decades fossil fuel majors tried to fight the consensus – just as big tobacco once disputed that smoking kills
A leaked draft of a report on climate change and land use states that it will be impossible to keep global temperatures at safe levels unless there is also a transformation in the way the world produces food and manages land.
China called on rich countries to "pay their debts" on climate change at global talks on Thursday, criticising developed countries for not doing enough to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and provide finance to help poor countries do the same.
Scientists have laid down the gauntlet for political leaders as the UN climate summit in Katowice, Poland, wrestles with the challenge of cutting emissions without sparking social tensions like those seen recently in France.
There was an exodus of climate experts from the White House after the 2016 election – but they still turn up to UN talks.
The global food system is broken, leaving billions of people either underfed or overweight and driving the planet towards climate catastrophe, according to 130 national academies of science and medicine across the world.
Coal, oil and gas subsidies risking rise in global temperatures to 3.2C, well beyond agreed Paris goal.
"Beekeeping has been something I've done for all my life. It's one of those things that gets in your blood and once it's in your blood, it's hard to shake it."
How powerful institutions are criminalizing populations by locking people up and deeming them undeserving of clean air, water and healthy housing.
EHN.org investigation finds regulatory push to discredit independent evidence of harm while favoring pro-industry science despite significant shortcomings.