Typhoon Mangkhut, which set off landslides and destroyed homes on the island of Luzon, is expected to make landfall in Guangdong province by Sunday.
Nepali farmers are finding that environmentally friendly cultivation methods increase yields -- and also help them adapt to rising temperatures and increasingly erratic rainfall.
A British government scientific panel says increasingly frequent heat waves, droughts and other extreme weather threaten more -- and more severe -- global food crises.
Fierce temperatures in India doubled the heat-related deaths normally recorded in May -- and the government insists natural causes are not to blame.
This generation has lessons to learn from the way climate change helped topple civilizations thousands of years ago, British scientists say.
More than 200 people have died in Karachi, Pakistan, as a result of storms that ravaged the city. Heavy rain, gale-force winds and flooding obliterated many homes, while falling trees, billboards and power lines wreaked further havoc. At least 45 people have also died in southern India.