Rich nations ‘hugely exaggerate’ climate finance: study

Under the 2015 Paris climate deal, countries are required to boost funding to hard-hit governments, evenly split between cash to mitigate future climate costs and to help them adapt to the warming planet Rich countries have over-reported finance to help countries adapt to the impacts of climate change by $20 billion over the last decade, […]

Scientists discover the secret of Galapagos’ rich ecosystem

A Galápagos Toroise. Credit: Alexander Forryan New research has unlocked the mystery of how the Galápagos Islands, a rocky, volcanic outcrop, with only modest rainfall and vegetation, is able to sustain its unique wildlife habitats. The Galápagos archipelago, rising from the eastern equatorial Pacific Ocean some 900 kilometres off the South American mainland, is an […]