Scientist Ben Orlove discusses why it’s important to bring an anthropological dimension to the science of climate change and glacial retreat.
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A new study challenges the assumption that communities have to believe in climate change before they can take action.
A new study looks at how these green spaces impact gardeners and their communities.
Yak herders in the Himalayas are observing climate change in action, and it’s one of the factors threatening their way of life.
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.