The Arctic Is Shifting to a New Climate State, Scientists Find

Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care


The Arctic is transitioning from a frozen region to an entirely different climate, one dominated not by ice and snow, but by warming temperatures, open water, and rain, scientists warned in a new …

Mauritius oil spill: Japan ship operator to pay $9 million for clean-up


Photograph: Indian Ocean  © Isabelle Duflo

The Japanese ship operator of the tanker that leaked over 1,000 tons of oil off the coast of Mauritius