NASA’s SOFIA discovers water on sunlit surface of Moon

NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy has confirmed, for the first time, water on the sunlit surface of the Moon. This discovery indicates that water may be distributed across the lunar surface, and not limited to cold, shadowed places.

Mayan communities sue government over solar panel megaproject

Indigenous communities in Mexico are suing over plans to install more than a million solar panels near their homes. They fear deforestation of the site will create a “heat island” and worsen water shortages – hurting their livelihoods for little reward.

Rewild to mitigate the climate crisis, urge leading scientists

If a third of the planet’s most degraded areas were restored, and protection were thrown around areas still in good condition, that would store carbon equating to half of all human caused greenhouse gas emissions since the industrial revolution.

IEA outlines how world can reach net zero emissions by 2050

The International Energy Agency says global emissions must fall by 40% by 2030 on the path to 2050 carbon neutrality. This would involve large scale investment in renewables and electric cars, behaviour change, and innovation in new technologies like hydrogen.