“Land grabbing” could help feed at least 300 million people, study suggests

Main Point: Crops grown on “land-grabbed” areas in developing countries could have the potential to feed an extra 100 million

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Re-routing flights could reduce climate impact, research suggests

Main Point: Aircraft can become more environmentally friendly by choosing flight paths that reduce the formation of their distinctive condensation

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Billions of kg of CO2 emissions could be saved by scrapping DVDs, research suggests

Main Point: A trip down to the local DVD store has slowly become a thing of the past thanks to

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High-speed solar winds increase lightning strikes on Earth

Main Point: Scientists have discovered new evidence to suggest that lightning on Earth is triggered not only by cosmic rays

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Warm North Atlantic Ocean promotes extreme winters in US and Europe

Main Points: The extreme cold weather observed across Europe and the east coast of the US in recent winters could

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Future heat waves pose threat to global food supply

Main Point: Heat waves could significantly reduce crop yields and threaten global food supply if climate change is not tackled

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Researchers map European climate change

Main Point: The majority of Europe will experience higher warming than the global average if surface temperatures rise to 2

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Sea-level rise threatens UNESCO World Heritage sites

Main Points: Some of the world’s most recognisable and important landmarks could be lost to rising sea-levels if current global

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