Yak herders in the Himalayas are observing climate change in action, and it’s one of the factors threatening their way of life.
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The report shows that every degree of warming matters for livelihoods in most communities.
This proposed declaration includes a number of rights, and specifically mentions that water resources in mountain ecosystems should be protected against pollution from mining activities.
A lot is different from my first visit to the park back in 2016 versus now.
Ladakh’s glaciers are retreating, causing floods and threatening livelihoods. But a recent study reveals that disaster risk reduction is often slow or absent due to its status as a conflict and military-tense zone.
Ever wonder how thousands of scientists come together to author the world’s most authoritative report on climate change? A lead author brings us inside one working group.
When glacial lakes burst, the sudden and intense flooding can be catastrophic for nearby communities. A new study looks at what role climate change plays in these events.
Hundreds of millions of years ago, the planet was trapped in a global ice age. But exactly how icy things got is still up for debate.
A new proposal suggests building underwater walls to protect glaciers from warm water. Here’s how it might work.
A new study looks at the mental biases that prevent people from taking adequate safety measures when a hurricane is on the way.