Current rates of warming will put the Earth at risk of crossing six "dangerous" climate tipping points, according to a new analysis. Read more
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The latest water crisis in Jackson, Miss., is nearly over, but area colleges and universities are calling for long-term fixes. Read more
This summer was the hottest on record in Europe, according to data from EU satellite monitoring. Read more
More than 1,500 colleges and universities have tracks that focus on the environment, but more are needed as national workforce expands. Read more
High-speed drones whizz along an avalanche's deadly wall of tumbling snow, rare Siberian tigers hunt hibernating prey, and microscopes capture ice breaking. Read more
Federal legislation would require public and private colleges with endowments over $1 billion to cover between 25 and 75 percent of all students’ cost of attendance. Higher ed experts say colleges won’t be able to do that, given strict rules around endowment spending. Read more
The number of white storks is falling in many countries. Read more
The way Google calculates the climate impact of your flights has changed, the BBC has discovered. Read more
Tens of thousands of students who will pick up their A-level results on Thursday face a last-minute scramble to secure places at UK universities, many of which have warned that competition will be fierce and places hard to find for the most popular courses. Read more