Tropical forests cover around 6 % of the world’s land surface, yet support 50 – 75 % of all terrestrial species. Yet in addition to hosting most global biodiversity, the ...

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In preparation for the development of a new global climate agreement at COP21, the United Nations Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) undertook a synthesis effort to understand the aggregate effect ...

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Last week I had the good fortune to attend the FutureEarth early-career researchers conference discussing challenges and solutions of how we can build a green economy that supports human ...

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  Five days, thirty young scientists, seven senior scientists, fine food, ample wine, and wide-ranging conversations. In the last week of May, 2014 the ISSC and the International Council for Science ...

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