China leads the world in public support for government action on climate change, according to a new survey conducted by YouGov. Some 60% of those surveyed in China favor a leadership role for their country, versus 44% in the US and 41% in Britain. The survey polled 15…

Researchers report that rising salinity in Bangladesh's drinking water—driven by climate change—could lead to more strokes and heart disease in the country. Bangladesh is already vulnerable to salinity-boosting floods and cyclones. Now, scientists from the University of…

More than 4,500 women went missing from India’s West Bengal state in 2013—a 600% increase since 2002 that’s been linked to sex trafficking and climate change. More damaging cyclones and loss of land to erosion and seawater have worsened poverty and made people desperate.…