Landmark climate science report 'critical for success' of COP26 summit: UN

PARIS (AFP) – Scientists and envoys from nearly 200 nations are meeting virtually to validate a major UN science report that will anchor autumn summits charged with preventing climate catastrophe on a planetary scale. “The report that you are going to finalise is going to be very important worldwide,” World Meteorological Organization head Petteri Taalas […]

Global warming can be slowed by stopping cows farting, experts claim

Global warming can be slowed by stopping cows farting, experts reckon. The trumped-up plan involves changing the diet of cattle to prevent them pumping from out so much methane – a potent greenhouse gas that damages the environment. Research showed adding seaweed to the animals’ feed over five months reduced the bovines’ flatulence and belching. […]