RUNAWAY GREENHOUSE EFFECT TURNED VENUS INTO OVEN, SCIENTISTS SAY
The first data from the planetary probe Venus Express is helping scientists shape the story of how a young planet with everything needed to support life became instead a sulphurous, baking hell.
QUEBEC TO STAND UP FOR KYOTO EVEN IF OTTAWA WON’T
Quebec has distanced itself from the Harper government’s anti-Kyoto stance and will voice its dissent at an international climate-change summit next week, the government said.
GLOBAL WARMING WILL HAVE ‘MOST SEVERE’ EFFECT ON WORLD’S POOR: UN REPORT
Wealthy countries must provide at least $86 billion US to the world’s poor by 2015 to help them cope with the floods, droughts, disease and other negative effects from global warming, a new UN report says.
PEDOPHILES HAVE LESS BRAIN WHITE MATTER: TORONTO STUDY
Pedophiles have significantly different brains than people without the condition, indicates new research, suggesting pedophilia may have physical causes.