By Joe Romm on February 14, 2014
"The record rainfall and storm surges that have brought flooding across the UK are a clear sign that we are already experiencing the impacts of climate change."
By Joanna M. Foster on February 13, 2014
As flood waters wash sewage into streets and backyards, it brings a host of bacteria and public health risks with it.
By Joanna M. Foster on February 10, 2014
The U.K.'s brutally wet winter which has flooded thousands of homes, is "consistent" with climate change, according to a new government report.
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By Joanna M. Foster on February 8, 2014
After two record-breaking months of soggy weather, the UK braces for a weekend of high winds, monster waves and more rain.
By Joanna M. Foster on January 14, 2014
Speaking in front of a fracking facility in Lincolnshire, England, British Prime Minister David Cameron announced new financial incentives for communities which embrace unconventional natural gas extraction.
By Joanna M. Foster on January 7, 2014
U.K. climate change envoy calls for more funding for flood defenses as much of the country braces for more bad weather.
By Scott Keyes on December 27, 2013
The number of Islamophobic hate crimes jumped by nearly 50 percent in 2013.
By Ian Millhiser on December 14, 2013
"It's actually a pretty clever system. Take care of the people who can vote and people who can’t vote, get rid of them as quickly as possible by not giving them care so they can’t vote against you.”
By Bryce Covert on December 3, 2013
Both parents will soon be able to share up to a year of family leave to care for a new child.
By Zack Ford on November 27, 2013
The UK's highest court has ruled against the owners of a bed and breakfast for discriminating against a same-sex couple.