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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Most Chinese, Europeans and U.S. citizens plan to fly less for holidays this year to limit aircraft carbon dioxide emissions and help prevent catastrophic climate change, a survey...

Pollution from planes using Heathrow airport has been detected in central London, researchers revealed today. A breakthrough study by King’s College London is the first to find that airports are a major source of ultra-fine...

Is Nepal’s New Airport Dream an Environmental Nightmare? Studies have ranked Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), the only international airport of Nepal, as one of the worst airports in South Asia in terms of security,...

Here’s the link to the full, 184 page report on the environmental consequences of projected tourism growth, authored by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, Simon Upton. Click the image below...

At a full council meeting on Wednesday, November 26, the council voted to oppose the expansion to 32 million passengers per annum (mppa), on the grounds that it would result in...

Climate Explained is a collaboration between The Conversation, Stuff and the New Zealand Science Media Centre to answer your questions about climate change. If you have a question you’d like an expert...

Julia Burrell and her two young children were enjoying a day at the park near their East Boston home when their noses started to burn. Believing it to be a symptom...

ALMOST 2,000 people have signed a petition opposing the expansion of Southampton Airport. Campaigners will this week ask city councillors in Southampton not to back plans to extend the airport’s runway...

New research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has quantified the climate and air quality impacts of aviation, broken down by emission type, altitude and location. The MIT team found...

Despite messages to reduce air travel, Wellington Airport is planning for 25 per cent more flights by 2040.  Its plan for a $1 billion upgrade, released yesterday, says the airport also has a...