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Greta Thunberg, favourite to win Nobel peace prize, honoured at Standing Rock

Swedish activist, 16, visits North and South Dakota in solidarity with indigenous groups fighting Dakota Access oil pipelineGreta Thunberg has been h...

Greta Thunberg, favourite to win Nobel peace prize, honoured at Standing Rock

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Greta Thunberg's fans are upset she didn't win the Nobel Prize, but a peace expert says she should have never been a contender Anders Hellberg Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old from Sweden, has become the face of climate change activism. Thunberg launched the "Fridays For Future"...
15:52, 2019-10-11

Nobel Peace Prize 2019 winners, announcement time and nominees from Greta Thunberg to Jacinda Ardern The winner of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize will be announced today and there's plenty of speculation over who it could be....
10:32, 2019-10-11

Nobel peace prize: Greta Thunberg, Abiy Ahmed and Jacinda Ardern among those tipped to win – live news Winner of prestigious award for outstanding contribution to peace to be announced at 10am BST at a ceremony in Oslo, Norway 9.58am BST There’s about ...
11:12, 2019-10-11

Nobel Peace Prize 2019 winner LIVE: Abiy Ahmed beats Greta Thunberg and Jacinda Ardern to win prestigious award Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali has won the 100th Nobel Peace Prize for his peacemaking efforts with Eritrea....
11:16, 2019-10-11

Nobel Peace Prize 2019 winner LIVE: Greta Thunberg, Jacinda Ardern and Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed among favourites for award The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize will be announced in this morning, honouring the person or organisation that has done the most to promote world p...
10:00, 2019-10-11

Greta Thunberg Heads to Standing Rock to Support Indigenous Activists For indigenous environmental activist Tokata Iron Eyes, climate solutions are all about indigenous rights and culture. When Iron Eyes met Swedish tee...
18:08, 2019-10-08

Climate activist Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel Prize' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg was named on Wednesday as one of four winners of the 2019 Right Livelihood Award, known as Sweden's a...
10:00, 2019-09-25

A Nobel for Sweden's Greta Thunberg? A tough decision for prize committee Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg's shaming of world leaders and air travelers over climate change has won her millions of admirers and attracted many ...
13:24, 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg wins ‘Alternative Nobel’ prize for her climate activism Thunberg is being recognized ``for inspiring and amplifying political demands for urgent climate action reflecting scientific facts.'...
15:44, 2019-09-25

Nobel chemistry prize: Lithium-ion battery scientists honoured Three scientists have been awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the development of lithium-ion batteries....
13:12, 2019-10-09

Nobel Peace Prize: Why is it so important? Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is named as the winner of this year's Nobel Peace Prize....
11:16, 2019-10-11

Greta Thunberg wins 'alternative Nobel' for environmental work Chinese women’s rights advocate Guo Jianmei also among quartet of ‘practical visionaries’ recognised in Right Livelihood awardsDays after her powerfu...
13:56, 2019-09-25

Opinion: Nobel Peace Prize for Abiy Ahmed a misguided decision The Ethiopian laureate is surely a reformer, but he predominantly garners recognition beyond his country's borders. Despite the Nobel committee's wel...
19:40, 2019-10-11

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wins Nobel Peace Prize The award, worth more than a million dollars, has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed....
11:12, 2019-10-11

Nobel Peace Prize Awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed The Nobel Committee Awarded Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed its annual peace prize early Friday morning, lauding the African leader for his subst...
19:08, 2019-10-11

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia's prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictNobel peace prize - live updatesThe prime minister of Ethiopia,...
12:52, 2019-10-11

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed awarded 2019 Nobel Peace Prize OSLO, Norway — The 2019 Nobel Peace has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. Ahmed was cited for his efforts to achieve peace and int...
11:56, 2019-10-11

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopian prime minister, wins 2019 Nobel peace prize Award recognises efforts for peace, in particular in resolving Eritrea border conflictNobel peace prize - live updatesThe prime minister of Ethiopia,...
12:16, 2019-10-11

Nobel Prize 2019 winners: Peace, physics, medicine and literature prizes, plus awards schedule The Nobel Prize winners are being announced throughout this week, with the world-famous peace award handed out later on....
17:52, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize 2019: Winners of the peace, physics, medicine and literature prizes, plus awards schedule The Nobel Prize winners are being announced throughout this week, with the world-famous peace award handed out later on....
14:36, 2019-10-08

Ethiopian Prime Minister awarded Nobel Peace Prize: Guterres hails his ‘people first’ agenda The winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize has been praised by the UN Secretary-General for creating a pathway to stability in the Horn of Africa re...
18:32, 2019-10-11

Who is Abiy Ahmed? A profile of Ethiopia's Nobel Peace Prize 2019 winning prime minister Ethiopia's prime minister may not have had the high profile of Greta Thunberg or Jacinda Ardern but his achievements are no less significant...
12:44, 2019-10-11

Nobel Peace Prize winners: Abiy Ahmed, Barack Obama, Jimmy Carter and other names from past 20 years Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has beaten competition from 301 fellow nominees to win the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize....
12:00, 2019-10-11

Donald Trump insists he would win Nobel Peace Prize for 'a lot of things' if the selection process was fair Donald Trump has insisted he would win the Nobel Peace Prize "for a lot of things" if the selection process was fair....
04:36, 2019-09-24

Jose Andres doesn’t win the Nobel Peace Prize, but that doesn’t slow his disaster relief work The celebrity-chef-turned-humanitarian was serving meals in the Bahamas in the days before the Nobel announcement....
12:04, 2019-10-11

Nobel laureates on a quest for world peace Juan Manuel Santos, Lech Walesa, David Trimble, Jody Williams and Shirin Ebadi are analyzing the reasons for global conflict. Although they point to ...
18:40, 2019-09-22

Five Nobel laureates on a quest for world peace Juan Manuel Santos, Lech Walesa, David Trimble, Jody Williams and Shirin Ebadi are analyzing the reasons for global conflict. Although they point to ...
18:16, 2019-09-22

Fox & Friends Is Terrified of Greta Thunberg Climate change activist Greta Thunberg is a force so powerful that Fox News has finally started taking her seriously—as the enemy of children everywh...
16:24, 2019-09-23

Opinion: Has Greta Thunberg gone overboard? Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is sailing from Europe to New York to travel carbon-free. But few ordinary people will be able to follow her ...
03:32, 2019-08-15

The Misogyny of Greta Thunberg's Critics Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish climate change activist, has become the new target for rightwing men, who are losing their shit over a teenag...
06:36, 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg to Congress: ‘You’re not trying hard enough. Sorry’ The Swedish environmentalist was one of several who spoke at a Senate climate crisis task forceAt a meeting of the Senate climate crisis task force o...
23:16, 2019-09-17

Greta Thunberg: ‘They see us as a threat because we’re having an impact’ The climate activist answers questions from famous supporters and Observer readers, with an introduction by Ali SmithGreta Thunberg. This time last y...
14:00, 2019-07-21

Greta Thunberg's zero carbon journey Climate change activist Greta Thunberg will travel to New York on a boat with very few home comforts....
16:00, 2019-08-13

How do you choose a Nobel Prize winner? The Noble Prizes are amongst the most prestigious awards in a variety of fields, so how do you win one?...
01:32, 2019-10-06

Here Are All the 2019 Nobel Prize Winners The 2019 Nobel Prize announcements are underway this week, with the first prize, in the category of physiology or medicine, going to a trio of scient...
23:00, 2019-10-11

Here Are All the 2019 Nobel Prize Winners (So Far) The 2019 Nobel Prize announcements are underway this week, with the first prize, in the category of physiology or medicine, going to a trio of scient...
13:24, 2019-10-07

How do you pick a Nobel Prize winner? The Nobel Prizes are amongst the most prestigious awards in a variety of fields, so how do you win one?...
14:40, 2019-10-07

Greta Thunberg to set sail for NY climate summit No toilet, no shower, a hammock; non-sailor Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is about to begin her trans-Atlantic yacht trip from Plymouth. Sh...
14:56, 2019-08-14

Why the 1975's collaboration with Greta Thunberg matters Why have a band who hate guest stars teamed up with the world’s most famous environmental activist?As viral stunts go, getting the weather onside for...
21:36, 2019-07-25

Greta Thunberg on America: Too Much Air Conditioning, Not Enough Science With her typically blunt, often biting remarks, the Swedish teenager has offered Americans an outsider’s view of themselves....
00:20, 2019-09-19

Climate activist Greta Thunberg: We're still 'on square one' World leaders must show at an upcoming New York summit that they are heeding warnings on climate change, Greta Thunberg says. She made her remarks ju...
22:56, 2019-08-05

‘We need to do more’: Trudeau on Greta Thunberg and new emissions promise In his first sit-down interview since images of him in racist makeup emerged last week, Trudeau faced a question on whether Swedish activist Greta Th...
04:00, 2019-09-25

This Greta Thunberg thing is child abuse Adolescent climate change protester Greta Thunberg has stage-parents, literally. Her mother sang opera internationally until the teenager convinced h...
23:04, 2019-08-29

Greta Thunberg's speeches to be rushed out as a book No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference is being published in June, with a family memoir due to come later in 2019The collected speeches of 16-year-...
13:16, 2019-05-02

Greta Thunberg Lit into Congress Over Climate Change During teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg's tour across the U.S., she told the Senate that they aren't doing nearly enough....
16:52, 2019-09-18

Nobel prize in physiology or medicine – live! The first of this year’s prizes is about to be announced at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm 10.15am BST My colleague Ian Sample hit a home run ...
11:28, 2019-10-07

Planets and Big Bang win Nobel physics prize Three scientists have been awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics for discoveries about the Universe....
15:20, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in physics to be awarded – live! The winners of the prize will share 9m Swedish kronor – follow along here to find out who this year’s laureates will be 10.50am BST OK, here we go. 1...
12:00, 2019-10-08

Cosmic discoveries win Nobel prize in physics Three scientists have been awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics for discoveries about the Universe....
13:40, 2019-10-08

Greta Thunberg: ‘We are ignoring natural climate solutions’ Film by Swedish activist and Guardian journalist George Monbiot says nature must be used to repair broken climateThe protection and restoration of li...
12:48, 2019-09-19

Greta Thunberg to French MPs: you can ignore children, not scientists Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said on Tuesday it was ok for some members of the French parliament to ignore her and other children's warnin...
19:56, 2019-07-23

Climate change: Is Greta Thunberg right about UK carbon emissions? Teenager Greta Thunberg said the UK's carbon emissions reduction relied on "creative accounting"....
12:28, 2019-04-26

Greta Thunberg responds to Asperger's critics: 'It's a superpower' Teenage climate activist responds to criticism, saying ‘when haters go after your looks and differences ... you know you’re winning’Greta Thunberg ha...
08:04, 2019-09-02

Greta Thunberg to sail Atlantic for climate conferences Malizia II, a high-speed yacht built to race around the world, will take the teen activist to the US....
21:08, 2019-07-29

Greta Thunberg: The teenage eco-activist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist...
04:36, 2019-08-15

Greta Thunberg joins climate protest outside UN in New York Swedish anti-climate change activist Greta Thunberg has taken part in her first demonstration on US soil since arriving by zero-carbon yacht. She joi...
01:44, 2019-08-31

Greta Thunberg reaches New York after 15-day yacht journey Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg is making landfall in New York after sailing across the Atlantic for the past 15 days....
16:52, 2019-08-28

Climate activist Greta Thunberg in Berlin: 'We will never stop' The Swedish teen activist has praised Germany's young protesters for sacrificing their education for the climate. Thunberg's movement calls on studen...
16:04, 2019-07-19

'No sea sickness so far': Greta Thunberg update on Atlantic crossing Climate activist is four days into a two-week journey on solar-powered yachtFour days into its two-week Atlantic crossing, the solar-powered yacht ca...
20:00, 2019-08-17

Greta Thunberg to U.S. Congress on climate change: 'Wake up' Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has inspired a global movement for climate change, delivered a strong message to U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday: "W...
01:28, 2019-09-19

Greta Thunberg invited to Montreal’s climate march The 16-year-old Swedish activist arrived in New York City on Wednesday after she set sail in a zero-emissions sailboat from Europe....
20:52, 2019-08-28

French right-wingers to shun Greta Thunberg at parliament Conservative and far-right French lawmakers said they would boycott a meeting with Swedish activist Greta Thunberg and hurled insults at the 16-year-...
13:40, 2019-07-23

Greta Thunberg wins Amnesty International award The 16-year-old, and the movement she inspired, have won the 2019 Ambassador of Conscience Award. Germany, meanwhile, confirmed aggressive action on ...
04:32, 2019-09-17

Greta Thunberg slams critics in French parliament The visit by the leader of Fridays For Future had divided opinion among French politicians. The movement calls on students around the world to protes...
17:00, 2019-07-23

2 Greta Thunberg books coming out in the United States Swedish climate change activist Greta Thunberg has two books coming out in the United States, including an English-language edition of her memoir...
22:24, 2019-09-19

Greta Thunberg to UN: 'You've stolen my childhood with your empty words' A UN climate summit drawing 60 world leaders has opened in New York. Activist Greta Thunberg delivered an impassioned plea for action, not words....
17:36, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg kicks off UN's youth climate summit The climate summit came just a day after millions of people took to the streets across the world as part of the Global Climate Strike. Thunberg hit o...
00:00, 2019-09-22

Greta Thunberg kicks off UN Youth Climate Summit The climate summit came just a day after millions of people took to the streets across the world as part of the Global Climate Strike. Thunberg hit o...
13:52, 2019-09-22

Greta Thunberg stares down Trump as two cross paths at UN The US president ended up skipping the climate summit as the Swedish activist told leaders, ‘you are failing us’Greta Thunberg briefly crossed paths ...
21:48, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg — the teenage eco actvist who took the world by storm She has addressed world leaders and top economists, had an audience with the pope and been named Sweden's woman of the year. Now the teenage activist...
13:12, 2019-08-14

‘How dare you’: Greta Thunberg gives powerful, emotional speech to the UN Greta Thunberg scolded the leaders of the world, saying: "You have stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words."...
20:12, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg gives Trump a ‘death stare’ during their UN crossover The young climate-change activist set the internet on fire with her angry glare at U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday....
17:36, 2019-09-24

UCP won’t seek meeting with Greta Thunberg during her Alberta visit Environment Minister Jason Nixon said while he won't meet with Thunberg, he hopes the Swedish girl takes time to learn about the province's oil and g...
00:24, 2019-10-16

Greta Thunberg Prepares to Set Sail for U.N. Climate Talks The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an ...
00:08, 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg to sail across Atlantic for UN climate summits Teenage activist to travel to US on racing yacht to cut environmental impact of travelGreta Thunberg is to sail across the Atlantic in a high-speed r...
13:28, 2019-07-29

Bernier says Greta Thunberg is too ‘extreme’, that there’s ‘no climate emergency’ The leader of the People's Party of Canada, Maxime Bernier, has been criticized for tweeting that Thunberg is mentally unstable, but he later walked ...
05:28, 2019-09-26

Greta Thunberg: You have stolen my childhood with your empty words World leaders are at a UN summit in New York to discuss more ambitious plans to curb carbon emissions just days after the biggest ever climate change...
18:52, 2019-09-23

Bernier says Greta Thunberg is too ‘extreme’, and that there’s ‘no climate emergency’ The leader of the People's Party of Canada, Maxime Bernier, has been criticized for tweeting that Thunberg is mentally unstable, but he later walked ...
04:52, 2019-09-26

Send us your questions for climate activist Greta Thunberg Got a question for the Swedish 16-year-old who started a youth climate revolution? Here’s your chance to ask her...On 20 August 2018, Greta Thunberg,...
14:12, 2019-05-24

Greta Thunberg to U.N. climate summit: 'you have stolen my dreams' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg told world leaders at the opening of a United Nations conference on Monday that they had stolen her c...
18:52, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg: What climate summit achieved after outburst Over 60 countries promise tougher action to curb emissions - but Greta Thunberg says it's a failure....
14:36, 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg sets sail for NY climate summit No toilet, no shower, no kitchen; Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has begun her trans-Atlantic yacht trip from Plymouth. She will spend two n...
18:00, 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg Has A Powerful Message For Vogue Readers The 16-year-old climate activist has a message for readers of the September 2019 issue: “Why don’t you try to make a difference?”...
15:20, 2019-07-31

Greta Thunberg Tells the U.N. "You Have Stolen My Dreams and My Childhood" Greta Thunberg became emotional and angry while addressing the United Nations General Assembly on Monday....
21:16, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg: 'Leaders failed us on climate change' The Swedish teenage activist makes an emotional plea at a special UN climate summit in New York....
17:32, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg, After Pointed U.N. Speech, Faces Attacks From the Right The young climate activist was widely celebrated after her speech at the United Nations. But critics have said she is being used, and a conservative ...
18:12, 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg On Why Everyone Needs To Join The Global Climate Strike The young activist is calling on people to come together for the global general strike on September 20...
13:44, 2019-05-24

Greta Thunberg Sets Sail for U.N. Climate Talks The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an ...
17:12, 2019-08-14

British scientist wins Nobel Prize for medicine Three scientists who discovered how cells adapt to oxygen share the prize for physiology or medicine....
14:40, 2019-10-07

As 'Big Bang Theory' ends, will Sheldon get his Nobel Prize? Will Sheldon and Amy win a Nobel Prize? Who will make a surprise cameo? And will the elevator finally be fixed?...
13:16, 2019-05-16

How cells sense oxygen wins Nobel prize William Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza win 2019 Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine....
11:52, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Cosmic Discoveries The cosmologist James Peebles split the prize with the astrophysicists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz, for work the Nobel judges said “transformed ou...
14:40, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers William G Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg L Semenza share 9m Swedish krona prize for work on how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityThree scient...
11:52, 2019-10-07

How our cells sense oxygen wins Nobel prize Three scientists who discovered how cells adapt to oxygen share the prize for physiology or medicine....
17:52, 2019-10-07

Two scientists from U.S. and one from Britain share Nobel Medicine Prize Two scientists from the United States and one from Britain won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for finding how cells adapt to fluctuating oxy...
12:20, 2019-10-07

The Latest: Tokarczuk feted for Nobel literature prize Olga Tokarczuk’s Polish publishers say they are “overjoyed” by the awarding of the Nobel Prize in literature to a writer they have worked with for 18...
15:32, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize for Literature to name two winners after scandal-hit year Two winners will be announced on Thursday after the prestigious prize had a year off in 2018....
03:00, 2019-10-10

‘The Big Bang Theory’ gets shout out before Nobel Prize announcement STOCKHOLM — Life imitated art Tuesday when “The Big Bang Theory” — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe ...
22:16, 2019-10-08

Three US economists win Nobel Prize for global poverty work Three US-based economists won the 2019 Nobel Economics Prize on Monday “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty” – efforts that...
16:08, 2019-10-14

Poverty-tackling trio win Nobel economics prize U.S.-based economists Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer won the 2019 Nobel Economics Prize on Monday for their work in fighting pover...
14:16, 2019-10-14

Nobel prize in chemistry goes to developers of lithium-ion batteries The 2019 Nobel prize in chemistry has been awarded to John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino for the development of lithium-ion batte...
12:24, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on Cells The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their work in discovering how cells sense and adapt to ox...
12:20, 2019-10-07

Economics Nobel prize won by academics for tackling poverty Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, Michael Kremer ‘dramatically improved’ practical solutionsAcademics who pioneered on-the-ground experiments to discov...
17:24, 2019-10-14

Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences to be awarded – live Who will receive the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel?Introduction: Nobel prize for economics being awarded tod...
10:52, 2019-10-14

3 win Nobel Prize in Physics for work to understand cosmos STOCKHOLM (AP) — A Canadian-American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year's Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in underst...
16:20, 2019-10-08

A Nobel prize that dishonours the victims of genocide | Ed Vuilliamy Whatever his literary merits, Peter Handke’s dismal morals should have disqualified himSo, the highest award in literature goes to a writer who denie...
21:08, 2019-10-12

‘Nobel Prize in stupidity’: Holocaust survivor wants AOC out of Congress There are few remaining survivors of concentration camps. Ed Mosberg is one of them. And the 93-year-old from Morris Plains, NJ, has no time for Rep....
22:24, 2019-06-29

North Dakota's First Solar Farm Opens on Standing Rock Tribal Land In 2016, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe launched a battle against an oil pipeline running across their ancestral lands. Despite their efforts gaining ...
22:48, 2019-07-26

When Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez met Greta Thunberg: 'Hope is contagious' One is America’s youngest-ever congresswoman, the other a Swedish schoolgirl. Two of the most powerful voices on the climate speak for the first time...
10:08, 2019-06-29

Activist Greta Thunberg joins climate protest in Washington Thunberg and about 1,500 protesters, many of them schoolchildren, marched and chanted near the White House on Friday....
23:44, 2019-09-13

Greta Thunberg: Why are young climate activists facing so much hate? In the fractious climate debate, criticism of young activists has sometimes spiralled into abuse....
23:24, 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg brings climate protests to White House The Swedish climate activist joined protesters in Washington after arriving in the US by yacht. The US president is a known climate skeptic who has b...
00:32, 2019-09-14

Fox News apologises to Greta Thunberg for pundit's 'disgraceful' remark Michael Knowles referred to ‘mentally ill Swedish child’Network says it has no plans to book Knowles in futureFox News has apologized after a guest c...
16:52, 2019-09-24

'Right here, right now': Fatboy Slim samples Greta Thunberg for live show The dance artist electrifies crowd after mixing the climate activist’s UN speech slogan with his club favourite Fatboy Slim has paid tribute to Greta...
04:32, 2019-10-09

Hundreds of teens join Greta Thunberg in climate protest outside UN Swedish climate activist and young strikers gathered in New York to call on adults to act on the climate crisisSwedish climate activist Greta Thunber...
19:44, 2019-08-30

Greta Thunberg to Attend New York Climate Talks. She’ll Take a Sailboat. The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist will cross the Atlantic in an open-cockpit racing yacht to attend a United Nations summit meeting on global ...
22:04, 2019-07-29

Greta Thunberg vs. Fox News: Her UN Speech Is Bringing Out the Worst in Her Critics For some, attacking Greta Thunberg is preferable to engaging with her scientifically-backed arguments about the urgency of the climate crisis....
21:24, 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg, Climate Activist, Arrives in N.Y. With a Message for Trump The Swedish 16-year-old sailed across the Atlantic on an emissions-free yacht to speak at the U.N. Climate Action Summit next month....
00:52, 2019-08-29

Germany’s AfD attacks Greta Thunberg as it embraces climate denial Rightwing populists to launch attack on climate science in vote drive before EU electionsGermany’s rightwing populists are embracing climate change d...
15:48, 2019-05-14

Greta Thunberg: teenager on a global mission to ‘make a difference’ Swedish environment activist’s campaign began with solo climate protest and attracted 4 million students on latest day of strikesThe Swedish climate ...
12:08, 2019-09-26

Cap off an incredibly stupid week of people getting mad at a kid with the Greta Thunberg Helpline Modern cultural and political discourse, especially as it takes place on the internet, is awful. And yet, despite years and years of witnessing dumba...
17:20, 2019-09-26

Greta Thunberg coming to Montreal to take part in climate march Teen environmental activist Greta Thunberg will be in Montreal at the end of the month to take part in a climate march....
19:32, 2019-09-09

Greta Thunberg arrives in New York City for UN Climate Summits The teen climate change activist arrives in New York City after a 15-day trip across the Atlantic Ocean on a solar-powered boat....
03:00, 2019-08-29

Fatboy Slim remixes Greta Thunberg’s UN speech into song Greta Thunberg has made it to her first rave. Fatboy Slim released a remix of a two-decades-old club song that samples the 16-year-old’s powerful Uni...
20:16, 2019-10-09

David Beckham, Greta Thunberg among winners at GQ awards in London Former England soccer captain David Beckham, veteran U.S. singer and song-writer Iggy Pop and teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg were among the ...
01:44, 2019-09-04

Fatboy Slim samples Greta Thunberg speech in ‘Right Here, Right Now’ remix During a live performance, the popular British DJ shared a fan-made remix of his 1998 dance hit, 'Right Here, Right Now,' which highlighted Greta Thu...
23:56, 2019-10-09

‘The face of a movement’: N.S. teenagers draw inspiration from Greta Thunberg A day after Greta Thunberg gave a moving speech at the UN Climate Action Summit, high school students in Nova Scotia are taking notice of the Swedish...
00:24, 2019-09-25

Climate activist Greta Thunberg to Trump: 'Listen to the science' Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg said her message to President Trump would be to believe the climate is in danger because of human activities....
17:04, 2019-08-30

Greta Thunberg to testify before Congress on climate crisis – live Swedish teen activist’s testimony comes a day after she told Congress, ‘Sorry, you’re not trying hard enough’Sign up to the US briefing and get a new...
15:13, 2019-09-18

Greta Thunberg leads 500,000 people at Montreal climate rally In the Fridays for Movement weekly protest, the Canadian city of Montreal led the way, with half a million children and adults taking part. Millions ...
00:56, 2019-09-28

'We're a team': Greta Thunberg visits Barack Obama – video After crossing the Atlantic on a solar-powered boat, the climate activist Greta Thunberg visited Barack Obama in Washington. The former US president ...
19:08, 2019-09-18

Greta Thunberg sees land ahead as she approaches New York Swedish climate activist nears end of her Atlantic crossing on zero-carbon yachtGreta Thunberg is likely to arrive in New York soon after crossing th...
12:32, 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg sets sail for New York on zero-carbon yacht Climate activist begins voyage from Plymouth to Trump’s US with father and two-man crewOn white-crested swells under leaden skies, the teenage climat...
18:16, 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg And 7 Other Young Activists On How We Can Tackle The Climate Crisis “Once you fully understand the climate crisis, you can't un-understand it; you have to do something,” Thunberg tells Vogue...
08:48, 2019-07-16

Climate Strike N.Y.C.: Crowds Gather, With Greta Thunberg to Speak “I feel hopeful seeing the power of all these people here today,” a teenager said of the protest, expected to draw thousands....
18:40, 2019-09-20

Greta Thunberg condemns world leaders in emotional speech at UN ‘How dare you’: activist, 16, opens UN summit with stern remarks against leaders for failing to act to combat crisisClimate change activist Greta Thu...
19:52, 2019-09-23

Climate Strike N.Y.C.: Crowds March, With Greta Thunberg to Speak “I feel hopeful seeing the power of all these people here today,” a teenager said of the protest, which drew thousands....
20:40, 2019-09-20

Greta Thunberg changes her Twitter bio again... this time to mock Vladimir Putin Greta Thunberg has changed his her Twitter bio again, this time to mock Vladimir Putin after the Russian leader dismissed her as a "poorly informed" ...
18:48, 2019-10-03

US briefing: Greta Thunberg, Justin Trudeau and a Trump whistleblower Thursday’s top story: Teenage climate activist tells Congress to ‘listen to the scientists’. Plus, Who will win at the Emmys – and who should win ins...
12:48, 2019-09-19

How Greta Thunberg became the new front in the Brexit culture war | Gaby Hinsliff Nigel Farage and his hangers-on need a new rallying cause, so they’ve turned on this 16-year-old with frightening vitriolShe looks both younger than ...
08:36, 2019-08-17

Climate campaigner Greta Thunberg prepares to sail to the US – video 'I feel a bit seasick and it's not going to be comfortable but that I can live with,' says the 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg as she pre...
09:56, 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg's UN speech is now, as it was always meant to be, a death metal song Greta Thunberg’s United Nations Climate Action Summit speech last week may end up as one of the defining moments of our era. Furious and eloquent, th...
17:48, 2019-09-30

In Greta Thunberg's footsteps: the climate kids fighting for their future A keen reader of graphic novels, nine-year-old Zayne Cowie has a bookshelf laden with tales of the struggles of imaginary superheroes. Now, a real-li...
12:36, 2019-06-20

Schwarzenegger teams up with activist Greta Thunberg at climate summit A top climate summit organized by Arnold Schwarzenegger's environmental organization has opened in Vienna. Swedish youth activist Greta Thunberg spok...
13:04, 2019-05-28

Greta Thunberg, on Tour in America, Offers an Unvarnished View With her typically blunt, often biting remarks, the Swedish teenager has offered Americans an outsider’s view of themselves....
00:48, 2019-09-19

Not the Mayflower, but Close: Greta Thunberg Prepares to Sail for America The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an ...
23:52, 2019-08-13

Greta Thunberg reaches New York by crossing the Atlantic by boat Swedish climate activist sailed the ocean so the trip didn’t add carbon to the atmosphere....
20:44, 2019-08-28

Crowds gather in New York to welcome Greta Thunberg after Atlantic crossing Swedish climate activist anchors off Coney Island as she nears end of her journey on zero-carbon yachtLive updates: Greta Thunberg sails into New Yor...
20:28, 2019-08-28

‘Listen to the scientists,’ Greta Thunberg tells Congress – video Greta Thunberg tells Congress to ‘listen to the scientists’ and take real action on climate change.The teenage climate change campaigner submitted th...
19:28, 2019-09-18

Greta Thunberg to receive key to city after Montreal climate march Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante welcomed the teen activist, a prominent voice in the fight against climate change, to receive the honour after a climat...
16:36, 2019-09-19

The 1975: Greta Thunberg writes climate essay for new album The Swedish activist has recorded a spoken-word essay for the opening track on the band's new album....
02:44, 2019-07-25

Greta Thunberg begins zero-carbon Atlantic voyage – video Climate activist Greta Thunberg has set sail from Plymouth on what could be her most daunting challenge yet - crossing the Atlantic in a solar-powere...
20:32, 2019-08-14

Climate activist Greta Thunberg completes Atlantic journey The activist has made the 14-day carbon-free journey on a yacht featuring solar panels and electricity-producing turbines. She has called for states ...
17:48, 2019-08-28

Teacher resigns after ‘sniper rifle’ comment about Greta Thunberg An Iowa high school teacher who made a comment about using a “sniper rifle” on teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg has resigned, according to...
23:44, 2019-10-11

‘Listen to the scientists’: Greta Thunberg urges Congress to take action Teen climate activists attend a hearing to address the climate crisis and its traumatic effect on the younger generationClimate campaigner Greta Thun...
21:28, 2019-09-18

'If they don't do it, we will': Greta Thunberg rallies climate strikers for long haul At rally in Denver, Swedish activist again scolds leaders for ignoring science Young people must be prepared to strike for a long time for action on ...
04:40, 2019-10-12

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg set to dock in New York FILE – In this Aug. 14, 2019 file photo, Climate change activist Greta Thunberg waves from the Malizia II boat in Plymouth, England. Thunberg h...
15:36, 2019-08-28

ABBA star backs 'populist nightmare' Greta Thunberg ABBA star Bjorn Ulvaeus has hit out at critics of Greta Thunberg and described the teenage climate activist as a girl with "superpowers"....
15:08, 2019-10-04

Greta Thunberg Tells World Leaders "You Do Have to Listen to the Scientists" The teenage activist Greta Thunberg spoke to French parliament, and urged them to take action on climate change....
00:04, 2019-07-25

Scientists win Nobel Prize in chemistry for work on lithium-ion battery Professors at three universities were instrumental in developing the rechargeable battery....
00:20, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize for Physics winners reveal secrets of space Between the deeply mystifying, intangible stuff — dark energy and dark matter — and the similarly complex, yet tangible findings — exoplanets — 2019'...
18:40, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded to three scientists for exploration of universe A Canadian American cosmologist and two Swiss scientists won this year’s Nobel Prize in Physics for exploring the evolution of the universe and disco...
21:28, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for work on lithium-ion batteries John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino will share prize of 9m Swedish kronorThe Nobel prize in chemistry has been awarded to thre...
12:00, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Study of the Universe’s Structure James Peebles split the prize with Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz who were honored for their contributions to discoveries that expanded understanding...
12:28, 2019-10-08

Nobel physics prize: 'Ground-breaking' win for planets and Big Bang Three scientists have been awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics for discoveries about the Universe....
17:28, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in physics awarded for research on cosmology and exoplanets James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz will share prize of 9m Swedish kronor for their workThree physicists have been awarded the 2019 Nobel p...
12:08, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in physics for discovery of exoplanet orbiting a star The Nobel prize in physics has been jointly awarded to James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz for their contributions to our understanding of ...
12:36, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in physics awarded to cosmology and exoplanet researchers James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz honoured for for ‘improving our understanding of evolution of universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos’...
12:56, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize for Physics awarded for groundbreaking space discovery James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz and have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics for their research on exoplanets and cosmology....
13:00, 2019-10-08

Robert Kraft feted in Israel for ‘Jewish Nobel Prize’ JERUSALEM — Israel is rolling out the red carpet for New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, who arrives next week to collect the Genesis Prize, a p...
04:24, 2019-06-13

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers – as it happened William G Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg L Semenza share award for work on how cells adapt to oxygen availabilityReport: Nobel prize in medici...
14:24, 2019-10-07

Nobel prize in physics awarded for work on cosmology – as it happened James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz honoured for ‘improving our understanding of evolution of universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos’Full...
14:04, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 Scientists for Oxygen Research STOCKHOLM — The 2019 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to scientists William G. Kaelin, Jr, Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg ...
12:28, 2019-10-07

Pen-chewing research wins Ig Nobel prize for German scientist A German scientist was awarded an Ig Nobel prize for discovering that holding a pen in your mouth does not bring joy. Other winners proved that one t...
12:48, 2019-09-13

Nobel prize for medicine goes to discovery of how cells sense oxygen The Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine has been jointly awarded to William Kaelin of Harvard University, Peter Ratcliffe of Oxford University and ...
12:08, 2019-10-07

Science of far-away planets and infant universe wins Nobel prize Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for r...
15:00, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize in medicine awarded to hypoxia researchers – live! William G Kaelin, Sir Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg L Semenza win 9m Swedish krona prize for work on how cells adapt to oxygen availability 10.43am BST T...
11:52, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Cosmology and Exoplanet Discoveries The cosmologist James Peebles split the prize with the astrophysicists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz, for work the Nobel judges said “transformed ou...
13:32, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on Cells and Oxygen The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their work in discovering how cells sense and adapt to ox...
16:08, 2019-10-07

Indian-born Nobel prize-winner comes from 'family of economists' Indian politicians and academics cheered the Nobel economics prize awarded on Monday to Indian-born American Abhijit Banerjee, whose proud mother tol...
17:56, 2019-10-14

The Latest: Poland waives income tax on Nobel Prize laureate Poland’s finance minister says he will waive the income tax bill for the $905,000 that writer Olga Tokarczuk won on Thursday as part of her Nobel Pri...
18:56, 2019-10-10

Pioneers in fight against poverty win 2019 Nobel economics prize Economists Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer won the 2019 Nobel Economics Prize for their work in fighting global poverty, the Royal ...
12:48, 2019-10-14

Nobel prize for literature to be awarded twice after sexual assault scandal Atwood and Murakami among favourites for prize as academy tries to rebuild its reputationThe Nobel prize for literature will be awarded on Thursday –...
11:00, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dead at 88 Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison has died. Publisher Alfred A. Knopf says Morrison died Monday night at Montefiore Medical Center in New York...
16:20, 2019-08-06

Toni Morrison: Nobel Prize-winning author dies The US novelist was the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature....
17:56, 2019-08-06

Toni Morrison: Nobel Prize-winning author dies at 88 The US novelist was the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature....
19:08, 2019-08-06

Paul Greengard, Nobel Prize-Winning Neuroscientist, Dies at 93 His 15-year quest to understand how brain cells communicate provided the underlying science for many antipsychotic drugs....
19:28, 2019-04-14

3 economists who study global poverty awarded Nobel Prize The 2019 Nobel Prize in economics was awarded Monday to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer for pioneering new ways to alleviate global...
14:04, 2019-10-14

Pioneers of lithium-ion battery win 2019 Nobel chemistry prize Scientists John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for the development of lithium-...
13:48, 2019-10-09

Toni Morrison: Nobel-prize winning author dies The US novelist, the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, has died aged 88....
16:36, 2019-08-06

Nobel Prize for Chemistry awarded for the development of lithium-ion batteries John Goodenough, Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino have been awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for their development of lithium-ion batt...
12:08, 2019-10-09

The Swedish Academy took a year off to fix the Nobel Prize in literature. It’s still broken. Austrian author Peter Handke is this year’s winner, which doesn’t inspire much confidence in the selection process....
21:24, 2019-10-10

Nobel prize in physics awarded for work on cosmology – live! James Peebles, Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz honoured for ‘improving our understanding of evolution of universe and Earth’s place in the cosmos’ 12....
13:20, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize-winning author Toni Morrison dies The first black woman to receive the Nobel literature prize, Toni Morrison, has died at the age of 88. Her novel "Beloved" won the Pulitzer Prize for...
18:36, 2019-08-06

Nobel Prize in Chemistry Honors Work on Lithium-Ion Batteries John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has “laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-fr...
12:48, 2019-10-09

Creators of modern rechargeable batteries share Nobel prize If you had to slip a couple AAs into your smartphone every morning to check your email, browse Instagram, and text your friends, chances are the mobi...
03:52, 2019-10-10

'Big Bang Theory' gets shout out at Nobel Prize announcement ceremony Life imitated art Tuesday when "The Big Bang Theory" — the American TV sitcom, not the scientific explanation for how the universe began — entered th...
13:28, 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg tells US lawmakers 'listen to scientists' on climate change Speaking to the US Congress, the teenage climate activist has urged lawmakers to take action on the "existential crisis" of climate change. Thunberg ...
03:52, 2019-09-19

Greta Thunberg to arrive in NYC Wednesday or Thursday after yacht hits bad weather Climate activist Greta Thunberg is set to arrive later than planned in New York after the yacht taking her across the Atlantic got held up by adverse...
18:16, 2019-08-27

Greta Thunberg stares down Trump as he arrives for UN climate summit – video Greta Thunberg briefly crossed paths with Donald Trump at the United Nations in New York on Monday. Thunberg, the Swedish climate activist, fixed Tru...
10:06, 2019-09-24

As A Teenager With Autism, My Daughter Has Found A New Role Model In Greta Thunberg Sophie Walker, founding leader of the WEP, on how Greta Thunberg has helped inspire her 17-year-old daughter...
12:20, 2019-05-02

Greta Thunberg meets Justin Trudeau amid climate strikes: 'He is not doing enough' Teen has private meeting with Canadian prime minister, who later says he ‘agrees with her completely’Climate crisis: 6 million people join latest wav...
23:52, 2019-09-27

Greta Thunberg to arrive in New York after 2-week zero-carbon yacht journey The 16-year-old climate activist has spent two weeks crossing the Atlantic in a racing yacht with no shower or toilet....
14:08, 2019-08-28

Family memoir explores childhood of climate activist Greta Thunberg "Scenes from the Heart" is a memoir about Greta Thunberg and her family before she gained fame. Now available in German, the young climate activist's...
17:28, 2019-05-03

Greta Thunberg takes the stage ahead of Montreal climate march The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
18:00, 2019-09-27

Greta Thunberg arrives in New York after 2-week zero-carbon yacht journey The 16-year-old climate activist spent two weeks crossing the Atlantic in a racing yacht with no shower or toilet....
19:24, 2019-08-28

US briefing: Trump-Ukraine scandal, Greta Thunberg and Boris Johnson Tuesday’s top story: President shrugs off impeachment threat over Zelensky call. Plus, how the US built the world’s largest immigration detention sys...
13:13, 2019-09-24

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Politely Hands Bad-Faith Republican His Ass Teen climate activist Greta Thunburg is in Congress today testifying about the disastrous, impending effects of global climate change—and guess what!...
19:44, 2019-09-18

Greta Thunberg reaches New York after two-week Atlantic yacht crossing Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has finally reached New York after two weeks at sea aboard a sailing yacht....
18:52, 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg: Climate change activist sails into New York City The 16-year-old campaigner arrives in the US after sailing for two weeks across the Atlantic....
18:52, 2019-08-28

Climate movement now 'too loud to handle' for Trump and critics, Greta Thunberg says Teenage activist Greta Thunberg hit back at critics including U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday before she marched in a climate strike in Montrea...
19:40, 2019-09-27

Swedish activist Greta Thunberg in Edmonton Friday for climate strike Thunberg is currently touring North America and took to social media on the weekend to say she will be visiting Alberta in the coming days....
20:28, 2019-10-16

Greta Thunberg tells Congress to 'listen to the scientists' during testimony – live Trump names Robert O’Brien as new national security adviserThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets around the world to strengt...
17:20, 2019-09-18

'She seems very happy': Trump appears to mock Greta Thunberg's emotional speech Teenage climate activists told world leaders ‘you are failing us’ and accused them of ‘betrayal’ Donald Trump appears to have taken a swipe at teenag...
07:48, 2019-09-24

Who is Greta Thunberg? 16-year-old climate activist inspiring youth worldwide Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg has inspired people across the globe to care about climate change...
13:52, 2019-09-25

'No sea sickness so far': Greta Thunberg posts update four days into Atlantic crossing Climate activist is undertaking two-week journey on solar-powered yachtFour days into its two-week Atlantic crossing, the solar-powered yacht carryin...
17:32, 2019-08-17

Climate Strike N.Y.C.: Young Crowds Demand Action, Welcome Greta Thunberg “I feel hopeful seeing the power of all these people here today,” one teenager said of the protest, which drew tens of thousands of demonstrators....
01:32, 2019-09-21

Vladimir Putin criticises Greta Thunberg's UN speech on climate change Russian president Vladimir Putin said there was a need to be "realistic" about renewable energy....
15:16, 2019-10-03

Putin says Greta Thunberg is a 'kind and sincere girl' but claims she's being manipulated by others Getty Vladimir Putin suggested that Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is being manipulated by others to serve in their best interests. The Russ...
14:44, 2019-10-03

Inspired by Greta Thunberg, worldwide protest demands climate action Millions of young people flooded the streets of cities around the world on Friday to demand political leaders take urgent steps to stop climate chang...
02:36, 2019-09-21

Greta Thunberg meets Canada’s Esther the Wonder Pig at Ontario animal sanctuary On Tuesday afternoon the 16-year-old and her father stopped by the Campbellville, Ont., animal sanctuary of Esther the Wonder Pig, a social media sen...
00:08, 2019-10-03

Putin belittles Greta Thunberg’s impassioned UN speech at energy forum Russian President Vladimir Putin took aim at teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg on Wednesday, telling an energy forum he did not share the excit...
22:40, 2019-10-02

If world leaders choose to fail us, my generation will never forgive them | Greta Thunberg We are in the middle of a climate breakdown, and all they can talk about is money and fairytales of eternal economic growthThis is all wrong. I shoul...
17:28, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg at UN Youth Climate Summit: 'We young people are unstoppable' Roy Rochlin/WireImage Climate activist Greta Thunberg said that during the climate strikes across the globe on Friday "we showed that we are united,...
18:40, 2019-09-21

Greta Thunberg: Teen tells UK politicians 'listen to climate scientists' Teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who will meet UK politicians, also praises climate change protesters....
08:12, 2019-04-23

Greta Thunberg: Climate change activist sets sail from Plymouth The teenage climate change activist is waved off by supporters as she sets sail from the UK....
17:52, 2019-08-14

'Time to rebel': Greta Thunberg adds voice to new song by the 1975 On band’s latest single, 16-year-old activist urges young people to act on climate emergency Greta Thunberg has made her musical debut on a single by...
01:40, 2019-07-25

Supporters Rally Around Greta Thunberg On Social Media As She Sets Sail For The US The teen climate activist left from the UK by boat to attend the Climate Summit in New York...
13:04, 2019-08-15

Greta Thunberg will sail across the Atlantic on a zero-emissions yacht for the UN climate summit Climate activist Greta Thunberg will cross the Atlantic on a zero-emissions sailboat on her way to speak at the UN Climate Action Summit on September...
20:36, 2019-07-29

I was cynical about Greta Thunberg’s voyage, but she’s upsetting all the right people | Romesh Ranganathan She’s angry and passionate, and the role model my three sons need right nowI’ll own up: I was sceptical about Greta Thunberg. When it emerged that sh...
08:16, 2019-10-05

Arron Banks jokes about Greta Thunberg and 'freak yachting accidents' MPs, celebrities and academics criticise ‘disgraceful’ comment by Brexit backer Arron Banks has been criticised after he appeared to wish harm upon G...
02:32, 2019-08-15

Teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg rips UN: ‘How dare you?’ Teenage activist Greta Thunberg condemned global leaders at a UN climate change summit Monday for failing to tackle greenhouse gas emissions – repeat...
20:36, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg to Join New York Climate Talks. She’ll Take a Very Fast Sailboat. The 16-year-old Swedish climate activist will cross the Atlantic in an open-cockpit racing yacht to attend a United Nations summit meeting on global ...
19:00, 2019-07-29

‘How dare you’: Greta Thunberg scolds world leaders at U.N. Climate Summit CNN – A 16-year-old activist from Sweden gave an emotional speech at the UN Climate Action Summit Monday. Greta Thunberg scolded world leaders, accus...
19:24, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg’s defiance unsettles the patriarchy – wonderful | Suzanne Moore The 16-year-old climate-emergency activist refuses to kowtow to old men, and it has left them squirmingSometimes you don’t realise how conditioned yo...
08:32, 2019-10-01

Teacher Put on Leave After ‘Sniper Rifle’ Comment About Greta Thunberg, District Says An Iowa school district said it was investigating the teacher’s Facebook comment about a rally led by the young climate activist....
21:28, 2019-10-06

Satirical Greta Thunberg ‘helpline’ mocks adults ‘angry at a child’ The tongue-in-cheek video from an Australian broadcaster highlights some of the flimsy attacks the Swedish teen has faced for her activism....
17:12, 2019-09-27

Greta Thunberg, climate change activist, sails into New York City The 16-year-old campaigner arrives in the US after a two-week journey across the Atlantic....
23:24, 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg, Swedish teen climate activist, arrives in NYC by sailboat After two weeks sailing across the Atlantic, 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in eco-friendly fashion to New York City Wed...
23:56, 2019-08-28

Fatboy Slim samples Greta Thunberg’s speech to the UN during UK concert – video Fatboy Slim has played a mashup of Greta Thunberg’s UN speech with his 1999 track Right Here, Right Now. The 16-year-old Swedish activist used the wo...
14:36, 2019-10-09

Hundreds of young people join Greta Thunberg in climate protest outside UN Swedish teen climate activist protests among surging crowdsYoung speakers take the microphone to urge climate actionTeen climate activist Greta Thunb...
21:04, 2019-08-30

Greta Thunberg brings climate protest to Washington: ‘You can’t breathe money’ Greta Thunberg and about 1,500 protesters, many of them schoolchildren, marched and chanted near the White House on Friday....
21:56, 2019-09-13

Climate activist Greta Thunberg completes trans-Atlantic journey The activist made the 14-day carbon-free journey on a yacht featuring solar panels and electricity-producing turbines. She has called for action to r...
01:08, 2019-08-29

Greta Thunberg and youth climate activists protest outside White House Young activists rallied in protest of inadequate government action on the climate crisis, chanting: ‘Protect our future’Thunberg joins young activist...
19:12, 2019-09-13

Kim Kardashian wants to meet with activist Greta Thunberg: 'She is such an amazing young girl' Kim Kardashian West, the reality star who has lately been stepping into the worlds of politics and social activism, wants to meet Greta Thunberg. ...
19:24, 2019-10-09

Greta Thunberg’s New York visit inspires young climate activists Alexandria Villaseñor had often been alone in weekly protest outside of the United Nations....
23:48, 2019-09-09

Schwarzenegger loans his electric car to teen climate activist Greta Thunberg Teen environmental activist Greta Thunberg has accepted an offer from Arnold Schwarzenegger to use his electric car to travel....
20:04, 2019-09-26

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg takes climate protest to Trump Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has shot to global fame for inspiring worldwide student strikes to promote action against climate change, took h...
18:08, 2019-09-13

Greta Thunberg turns tables on Trump and quotes his mockery in new Twitter bio Thunberg seems to troll Trump with new bio that reads: ‘A very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future’Fox News apologises ...
19:44, 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg's 495-word UN speech points us to a future of hope – or despair The speech draws the battle lines between those of us who want action on climate change and those, like Trump, who only mock itSupport our independen...
20:36, 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg showed the world what it means to lead | Michael H Fuchs The climate activist from Sweden was the star of the UN climate summit. Her remarks reminded us what leadership, courage and sacrifice look likeAt th...
08:20, 2019-09-25

'Let's do it now': Greta Thunberg crosses Atlantic and calls for urgent climate action Climate activist, 16, receives cheers as she steps off boatThunberg says: ‘Let’s not wait any longer. Let’s do it now’Live updates: Greta Thunberg re...
23:00, 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg, Teenage Climate Activist, Reaches New York by Boat The Swedish 16-year-old arrived on an emissions-free yacht after a 15-day journey across the Atlantic. She’ll attend climate talks in the city....
20:52, 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg testifies to Congress over climate crisis – live news Trump names Robert O’Brien as new national security adviserThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 news outlets around the world to strengt...
16:40, 2019-09-18

Activist Greta Thunberg gets preview of UNHQ ahead of climate summit Two days after disembarking from her carbon-free yacht in New York, teen climate activist Greta Thunberg paid a visit to UN Headquarters on Friday, a...
23:52, 2019-08-30

Greta Thunberg turns tables on Trump with new Twitter bio quoting his mockery Thunberg seems to troll Trump with new bio that reads: ‘A very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future’Fox News apologises ...
19:12, 2019-09-24

Climate Activist Greta Thunberg, 16, Arrives in New York After Sailing Across the Atlantic Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in New York City on Wednesday after sailing across the Atlantic Ocean to call attention to the need f...
21:00, 2019-08-28

US briefing: Dorian, California boat fire and Greta Thunberg's 'superpower' Tuesday’s top story: five dead as Dorian inflicts ‘extreme destruction’ on Bahamas. Plus, the myth of the free speech crisisSubscribe now to receive ...
15:20, 2019-09-03

Toni Morrison dead: Nobel prize-winning novelist dies at 88 Toni Morrison wrote 'Beloved,' 'The Bluest Eye' and 'Paradise,' among many other successful novels....
16:12, 2019-08-06

Nappy-changing tech leads the way at spoof Nobel Prize ceremony Scientists might one day dream of making headlines for their role in a cancer breakthrough, or saving an animal from extinction....
13:16, 2019-09-13

'They gave one to Obama': Trump complains he deserves a Nobel prize – video Donald Trump has suggested he is deserving of a Nobel prize 'for a lot of things', but has not received one yet because they are not given out fairly...
12:01, 2019-09-30

Nobel Prize in Economics won by Banerjee, Duflo and Kremer - live updates The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel has been awarded to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael KremerBreak...
12:28, 2019-10-14

Theater Review: A Nobel Prize Winner Puts Trump in Her Sights Elfriede Jelinek’s latest, “Am Königsweg,” is one of several new productions of Austrian plays that engage with contemporary political realities....
12:12, 2019-04-25

Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences awarded for research into alleviating poverty The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has announced the final Nobel winner of the 2019 awards season. And for only the second time in history, a woma...
12:40, 2019-10-14

Nobel Prize-winning economist nabs East Village row house What a wedding gift! Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Romer and professor/author Caroline Weber, who married last year, will soon be the new owners...
23:44, 2019-07-31

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for research on lithium-ion batteries – live! John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino will share prize of 9m Swedish kronor for their work 10.55am BST The three laureates each ...
12:00, 2019-10-09

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for development of lithium-ion batteries – live! John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino will share prize of 9m Swedish kronor for their research• Report: chemistry Nobel given to...
12:16, 2019-10-09

Nobel prize in chemistry awarded for development of lithium-ion batteries – as it happened John B Goodenough, M Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino made laureates for development that sparked portable technology revolution• Report: chemis...
14:04, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded for Studies of Earth’s Place in the Universe The cosmologist James Peebles split the prize with the astrophysicists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz, for work the Nobel judges said “transformed ou...
16:12, 2019-10-08

Nobel prize winner laments lack of money for young physicists Swiss scientist Michel Mayor, who shared the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics, said on Wednesday he was concerned about how hard is it for young physicis...
16:04, 2019-10-09

3 Scientists Share Nobel Prize in Chemistry For Their Work With Lithium-Ion Batteries (STOCKHOLM) — Three scientists on Wednesday were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their contributions to the development of lithium-ion...
13:08, 2019-10-09

Lithium-Ion Batteries Work Earns Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 3 Scientists John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino were recognized for research that has “laid the foundation of a wireless, fossil fuel-fr...
18:20, 2019-10-09

Battery pioneers who made mobile revolution possible win Nobel chemistry prize Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry on Wednesday for developing and refining rechargeable lithium-ion batteries which made the gl...
14:40, 2019-10-09

Swedish Academy defends choice for 2019 Nobel literature prize The Swedish Academy has defended its decision to award the 2019 Nobel Prize for Literature to Austrian writer Peter Handke, saying he had made provoc...
14:08, 2019-10-17

2 Nobel literature prize winners expose Europe’s fault lines Nobel Prizes for literature go to two writers enmeshed in Europe’s social fault lines: Olga Tokarczuk, a liberal Pole who has irked her country’s con...
20:24, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded to 3 for Work on How Cells Manage Oxygen The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their work in discovering how cells sense and adapt to ox...
16:52, 2019-10-07

'They gave one to Obama': Trump complains he deserves a Nobel prize – video Donald Trump has suggested he is deserving of a Nobel prize 'for a lot of things', but has not received one yet because they are not given out fairly...
13:40, 2019-09-24

Nobel prize in literature sets sights on diversity after year of scandal Maryse Condé and Margaret Atwood among those tipped for the prize as Swedish Academy aims to restore its shattered reputationNext week, the Swedish A...
11:28, 2019-10-05

Doctors who deciphered body's response to oxygen win Nobel Medicine Prize Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuati...
15:44, 2019-10-07

Peebles, Mayor, Queloz win Nobel physics prize for discoveries in astronomy Canadian-American cosmologist James Peebles and Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz won the 2019 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for r...
13:32, 2019-10-08

Nobel Prize for Medicine winners uncover 'a fundamental mechanism of life' Oxygen's role in sustaining life may be a central tenet of modern biology, but at its root is immense molecular complexity. In uncovering such mechan...
18:00, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize in Literature Awarded to Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke The 2018 and 2019 laureates were named at the same time because last year’s prize was postponed over a scandal involving a husband of an academy memb...
13:36, 2019-10-10

Nobel Medicine Prize won by doctors for work on cells' response to oxygen Two Americans and a Briton won the 2019 Nobel Medicine Prize on Monday for discovering a molecular switch that regulates how cells adapt to fluctuati...
17:08, 2019-10-07

Nobel Prize winner believes we could discover alien life within 30 years Humanity will make contact with alien life far sooner than you might think, according to one prominent scientist....
21:08, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize winner says mankind is doomed to remain on Earth forever Sometime within the next five years or so, NASA plans on sending humans back to the Moon. Looking to the future, NASA is laying the groundwork for cr...
23:36, 2019-10-09

Nobel Prize in Medicine Awarded for Research on How Cells Manage Oxygen The prize was awarded to William G. Kaelin Jr., Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for discoveries about how cells sense and adapt to oxygen ava...
17:52, 2019-10-07

Nobel prize winner Tokarczuk calls for democracy revival in Poland Polish author Olga Tokarczuk, who on Thursday was named the 2018 winner of the Nobel literature prize, said that Poland's general election on Sunday ...
20:16, 2019-10-10

Prize-winning photos of peace – in pictures From climate activists to orangutan babies, these images capture peace efforts around the worldThese international awards for the best images of peac...
17:08, 2019-10-03

Morrison responds to Greta Thunberg by warning children against 'needless' climate anxiety Australian PM says debate replete with disinformation and he wants to give children confidence they will have ‘an economy to live in’Scott Morrison h...
02:48, 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg’s enemies are right to be scared of her message. Her new political allies should be too | Stephen Buranyi Liberal leaders line up to praise her, yet their inaction on the climate crisis shows they are not really listening to her messageGreta Thunberg has ...
14:40, 2019-09-30

Greta Thunberg sees Trump as he arrives for UN climate action summit - video Greta Thunberg briefly crossed paths with Donald Trump at the United Nations in New York on Monday. Thunberg, the Swedish climate activist, fixed Tru...
20:52, 2019-09-23

Greta Thunberg, Fridays for Future movement win Amnesty human rights award Amnesty has awarded Swedish student activist Greta Thunberg and the Fridays for Future movement a human rights award. The movement has seen tens of t...
10:44, 2019-06-07

Climate activist Greta Thunberg makes surprise visit to German forest While on her way to a UN climate conference, 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg stopped in western Germany to stand with activists at the Ha...
19:20, 2019-08-10

Andrew Bolt's mocking of Greta Thunberg leaves autism advocates 'disgusted' Australian News Corp columnist Andrew Bolt labels 16-year-old environmental activist ‘strange’ and ‘disturbed’ News Corp’s Andrew Bolt showed “absolu...
10:08, 2019-08-02

Trump appears to troll teen global warming activist Greta Thunberg President Trump appeared to mock teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg hours after she gave an emotional speech to global leaders at the UN ...
19:16, 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg has recorded a song with The 1975 calling for a climate change rebellion Climate activist Greta Thunberg has teamed up with UK band The 1975 to record a song in she calls for mass civil disobedience to force action on gree...
15:12, 2019-07-25

Trump appears to troll teen global-warming activist Greta Thunberg President Trump appeared to mock teenage climate-change activist Greta Thunberg hours after she gave an emotional speech to global leaders at the UN ...
17:24, 2019-09-24

Teen activist Greta Thunberg to sail across the Atlantic for climate change conference The 16-year-old tweeted that she’ll sail across the Atlantic aboard a high-tech racing yacht....
20:52, 2019-07-29

Laura Ingraham’s brother is attacking her after she compared Greta Thunberg to the ‘Children of the Corn’ “Clearly my sister’s paycheck is more important than the world her three adopted kids will inherit,” Curtis Ingraham wrote on Twitter....
17:24, 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg to set sail on Atlantic crossing for climate conferences on zero-carbon yacht Environmental activist Greta Thunberg will set sail from Plymouth today on a carbon neutral yacht to attend UN summits in New York and Chile on tackl...
09:56, 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg takes climate fight to Germany’s threatened Hambach Forest The felling of ancient woodland to make way for a giant coal mine brings together two linked battles for the activistGreta Thunberg started her long ...
20:40, 2019-08-10

Fox News bans guest who described teen climate activist Greta Thunberg as ‘mentally ill’ Fox News announced that they do not plan on booking Michael Knowles moving forward after he called 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg "menta...
17:40, 2019-09-24

Trump mocks teen climate activist Greta Thunberg over passionate UN speech "She seems like a very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future," Trump wrote in a tweet posted late Monday. "So nice to see...
18:48, 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg leads tens of thousands of protesters at Montreal climate march The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
20:16, 2019-09-27

THE GRETA THUNBERG PROBLEM, so many men freaking out about the tiny Swedish climate demon | First Dog on the Moon Is she the brainwasher or brainwashee?Sign up here to get an email whenever First Dog cartoons are publishedGet all your needs met at the First Dog s...
08:52, 2019-09-27

‘Listen to the science’: Greta Thunberg takes the stage at Montreal climate march The Montreal rally is expected to draw a heavy youth presence, with organizers estimating up to 300,000 protesters will be in attendance....
19:00, 2019-09-27

Greta Thunberg: Moment climate activist scowls at Donald Trump at UN goes viral Greta Thunberg's scowling reaction as she briefly crossed paths with Donald Trump at the United Nations has gone viral....
12:21, 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg hits back at Andrew Bolt for 'deeply disturbing' column Campaigner calls out ‘hate and conspiracy campaigns’ after Australian’s attackThe teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has hit back at the Austral...
23:28, 2019-08-01

Greta Thunberg leads hundreds of thousands of protesters at Montreal climate march The Montreal rally drew hundreds of thousands of protesters in the fight against climate change....
22:00, 2019-09-27

From England to New York: Greta Thunberg sets sail for climate change conference The 16-year-old climate change activist announced last month that while she would not fly to environmental conferences,...
15:20, 2019-08-14

It’s not just Greta Thunberg: why are we ignoring the developing world’s inspiring activists? | Chika Unigwe Young people in the global south have been tackling the climate crisis for years. They should be celebrated tooRidhima Pandey was just nine years old...
10:24, 2019-10-05

Greta Thunberg’s attackers are morally bankrupt, but her deification isn’t helpful | Julian Baggini The climate-crisis activist has made it clear herself that she wants the focus to be on the message, not the messengerAs Greta Thunberg sets sail acr...
12:52, 2019-08-19

Greta Thunberg tells Trump to 'listen to the science' after arriving in New York – as it happened Sweden’s teenage environmental activist says she’s going to miss ‘sitting for hours and staring at the ocean, doing nothing’ after setting foot on dr...
23:40, 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg is right. Congress is ignoring science – and that includes Democrats | Kate Aronoff Many Democrats aren’t taking climate scientists more seriously than their climate-denying Republican counterparts. And corporate money is to blameOn ...
18:24, 2019-09-19

Young Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg speaks at Denver rally DENVER (AP) — Young people must be prepared to continue striking to call for action on climate change for a long time and not back down, Swedish clim...
05:48, 2019-10-12

Greta Thunberg tells Trump to 'listen to the science' after arriving in New York – live Sweden’s teenage environmental activist says she’s going to miss ‘sitting for hours and staring at the ocean, doing nothing’ after setting foot on dr...
23:08, 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg touring Dakotas reservations, concerned about Keystone XL pipeline’s path A 16-year-old climate activist who garnered international attention when she scolded world leaders at the United Nations is visiting Indigenous reser...
23:56, 2019-10-07

Teacher on leave for ‘sniper rifle’ Facebook post about Greta Thunberg visit An Iowa high school teacher was placed on administrative leave for writing “Dont have my sniper rifle” on Facebook in response to a news story about ...
04:16, 2019-10-07

Teen Activist Greta Thunberg Sets Sail in Zero-Carbon Atlantic Voyage The 16-year-old is making the water journey with her father, a cameraman and a crew of two. Her goal is to cross the Atlantic Ocean without leaving a...
21:44, 2019-08-15

Greta Thunberg sails into New York waters after crossing Atlantic – live news Crowds in New York await Sweden’s teenage environmental campaigner, who will set foot on dry land after her zero-carbon journey by yacht 7.20pm BST W...
20:28, 2019-08-28

Global climate strike London: All you need to know about September 20 walkout inspired by Greta Thunberg Millions of people across the world are being encouraged to join global demonstrations demanding action on climate change on September 20....
20:52, 2019-09-18

Greta Thunberg reaches New York after rough seas delay Atlantic crossing Swedish climate activist anchors off Coney Island as she nears end of her journey on zero-carbon yachtGreta Thunberg reached New York early on Wednes...
16:36, 2019-08-28

Greta Thunberg: young activists will push leaders to address climate crisis ‘Leaders know that more eyes are on them, much more pressure is on them,’ says Swedish activist in Guardian interviewUnprecedented pressure exerted b...
14:32, 2019-08-29

Greta Thunberg 'wants a concrete plan, not just nice words' to fight climate crisis Young activists will pressure world leaders to address crisis, says 16-year-old Swedish activist in Guardian interviewUnprecedented pressure exerted ...
15:04, 2019-08-29

Greta Thunberg joins hundreds of teenagers in climate protest in New York - video Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg was joined by hundreds of American teenagers protesting outside the UN headquarters in New York on Friday cal...
21:04, 2019-08-30

Greta Thunberg reaches New York after two-week sailing journey across Atlantic – video The 16-year-old climate activist arrived in New York on Wednesday in a zero-carbon emissions sailing boat, completing her 15-day voyage from Britain ...
16:32, 2019-08-29

After labelling Greta Thunberg ‘mentally unstable,’ Maxime Bernier calls her ‘brave’ Maxime Bernier said he never meant to denigrate Greta Thunberg by calling her "mentally unstable."...
07:08, 2019-09-05

U.N. aviation agency head says open to meeting climate activist Greta Thunberg The secretary general of the U.N. aviation agency said on Friday she is open to meeting with Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who will lead a...
01:12, 2019-09-21

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg bringing call for climate action to Iowa Teenage activist Greta Thunberg will take her campaign demanding that world leaders tackle climate change, which began as a lonely vigil outside the ...
12:56, 2019-10-04

'Biggest compliment yet': Greta Thunberg welcomes oil chief's 'greatest threat' label Activists say comments by Opec head prove world opinion is turning against fossil fuelsGreta Thunberg and other climate activists have said it is a b...
17:32, 2019-07-05

British DJ Fatboy Slim Pays Tribute to Greta Thunberg During Live Show Greta Thunberg’s speech at the United Nations Climate Summit in September garnered widespread attention across the world — and now, the t...
18:24, 2019-10-09

Iowa teens delighted as Greta Thunberg leads unexpected climate strike More than 3,000 people gathered in the shadow of the University of Iowa on Friday afternoon to hear Thunberg speakThree days prior to Greta Thunberg’...
01:52, 2019-10-05

Teenage activist Greta Thunberg brings call for climate action to Iowa Hundreds of people gathered in Iowa City on Friday to watch teenage activist Greta Thunberg speak at a rally to demand that political leaders and ins...
20:44, 2019-10-04

Last Witnesses by Svetlana Alexievich review – the astonishing achievement of the Nobel prize winner From Chernobyl to the experience of children during the second world war ... Alexievich has produced her own remarkable version of Soviet historyIn 1...
13:40, 2019-07-11

Nobel Literature Prize judges defend controversial award for Peter Handke The Nobel Literature Prize has been criticised for rewarding an author accused of denying genocide....
18:08, 2019-10-18

Nobel Prize Winner Toni Morrison, One of America’s Greatest Writers, Has Died at 88 In describing the literary greatness of Toni Morrison—winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in literature, the first awarded to an African-American woman—th...
18:12, 2019-08-06

Nobel prize in literature: reactions after Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke win – as it happened After the prize was postponed last year due to a sexual harassment scandal, two Nobel medals were awardedFull story: Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke ...
15:56, 2019-10-10

Nobel Prize for Medicine awarded for discovery of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen William Kaelin, Peter Ratcliffe and Gregg Semenza have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine for their discovery of how cells sense and adapt to ...
12:36, 2019-10-07

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke win Nobel Prize for Literature for 2018 and 2019 Polish author Olga Tokarczuk and Austria's Peter Handke win the prize, which had a year off in 2018....
13:20, 2019-10-10

Ukrainian journalist declines Aachen Peace Prize Ruslan Kotsaba has renounced the honor after coming in for criticism for anti-Semetic comments. The journalist had previously distanced himself from ...
14:28, 2019-05-23

Teen activist Greta Thunberg to sail across Atlantic in yacht to attend UN climate summits Teenage climate change activist Greta Thunberg is to sail across the Atlantic to reach UN climate summits....
09:32, 2019-07-30

Climate march and counter-rally at Alberta legislature amid Greta Thunberg’s visit Sixteen-year-old Swedish student Greta Thunberg will join Climate Justice Edmonton in a march from a park to a noon rally at the Alberta legislature....
16:36, 2019-10-18

Greta Thunberg's 495-word UN speech points us to a future of hope – or despair | Richard Flanagan The speech draws the battle lines between those of us who want action on climate change and those, like Trump, who only mock itSupport our independen...
00:16, 2019-09-26

Greta Thunberg leads Montreal climate strike amid aviation emissions talks Teenage activist Greta Thunberg, who inspired a "flight-shaming" movement against air travel, is spearheading a climate change strike on Friday in Mo...
07:32, 2019-09-27

Greta Thunberg joins young activists in climate protest outside White House – live Swedish teen climate activist and other youth advocates demand action from the US to address the climate crisisSign up for the US briefing and get a ...
18:00, 2019-09-13

Alberta oil and gas advocates plan counter-rally amid Greta Thunberg’s visit to Edmonton United We Roll is rallying support for people "to come out in unity to show Greta we do not need her yelling at us."...
18:20, 2019-10-17

Democrats invite teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg to testify before Congress Swedish climate change activist Greta Thunberg, 16, is testifying before Congress next week at the invitation of House Democrats....
20:36, 2019-09-12

Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot make short film on climate crisis – video Environmental activists Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot have produced a film to highlight the need to protect, restore and use nature to tackle the...
12:44, 2019-09-19

Italian Youth Soccer Coach Fired For Calling Greta Thunberg A "Whore" On Facebook Fourth-division Italian soccer club Grosseto fired youth coach Tommaso Casalini this week after he called 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg...
17:24, 2019-10-01

Greta Thunberg sets sail on Atlantic crossing for climate conferences on zero-carbon yacht Environmental activist Greta Thunberg set sail from Plymouth today on a carbon neutral yacht to attend UN summits in New York and Chile on tackling g...
15:52, 2019-08-14

Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot make short film on the climate crisis – video Environmental activists Greta Thunberg and George Monbiot have produced a film to highlight the need to protect, restore and use nature to tackle the...
12:24, 2019-09-19

From the lottery to Nobel prize: meet workers who make life-changing phone calls What’s it like to make uplifting calls that change lives? Ammar Kalia spoke to the people whose job is to spread joyFor 12 years now, Anita Pires has...
20:12, 2019-08-18

Murray Gell-Mann, Nobel Prize-winning physicist who named quarks, dies at 89 1969 Nobel laureate helped discover subatomic particlesDeath confirmed by Santa Fe Institute he co-foundedMurray Gell-Mann, the Nobel-winning physici...
23:44, 2019-05-26

Nobel Prize in Economics won by Banerjee, Duflo and Kremer for fighting poverty - live updates The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel has been awarded to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer for ...
13:00, 2019-10-14

Trump calls teen Greta Thunberg a ‘happy young girl’ after her angry, impassioned speech "She seems like a very happy young girl looking forward to a bright and wonderful future," Trump wrote in a tweet posted late Monday. "So nice to see...
19:32, 2019-09-24

Fatboy Slim plays mashup of Right Here, Right Now and Greta Thunberg's UN speech live at Gateshead show Fatboy Slim has paid tribute to Greta Thunberg by performing a mashup of her United Nations speech and his song Right Here, Right Now to a crowd in G...
22:04, 2019-10-09

Anne Hathaway, more celebs send support to Greta Thunberg amid bullying: 'Stay Strong' Anne Hathaway penned a message of support to teen activist Greta Thunberg after she was bullied for her emotional speech at the United Nations Monday...
06:00, 2019-09-26

Greta Thunberg tells world leaders ‘you are failing us’, as nations announce fresh climate action Speaking at the beginning of the UN’s Climate Action Summit on Monday, the 16-year-old acclaimed climate activist Greta Thunberg, was unsparing in he...
18:52, 2019-09-23

Fox News Apologizes After Daily Wire Host Calls Greta Thunberg a 'Mentally Ill Swedish Child' on Air Conservatives who are presumably shocked at being one-upped by a teenager armed with facts and passion have been piling on Greta Thunberg all week. O...
06:04, 2019-09-24

Greta Thunberg, on German coal mine visit, questions 2038 fuel exit date Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg, on a visit to a German anti-coal protest camp, questioned whether the country should continue to use...
18:00, 2019-08-10

Teen activist Greta Thunberg arrives in New York by boat, putting ‘climate crisis’ in spotlight After a two-week sail across the Atlantic Ocean, young climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in the Big Apple on Wednesday to participate in two ma...
01:48, 2019-08-29

Sasa Stanisic wins German Book Prize, criticizes Nobel winner Peter Handke Reacting to the win, the Bosnian-German author has criticized the decision to award the Nobel Prize in literature to Austrian Peter Handke. Stanisic'...
00:20, 2019-10-15

2019 Nobel Prize in Physics Goes to 3 Scientists Whose Work Furthers Understanding of ‘Earth’s Place in the Cosmos’ (STOCKHOLM) — Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved, and...
13:04, 2019-10-08

Kim Kardashian praises Greta Thunberg as a 'brave and amazing young woman' and says she wants to meet the climate activist and her parents Kim Kardashian praised youth climate activist Greta Thunberg and said she shared concerns about climate change on Tuesday at the World Congress on In...
19:56, 2019-10-08

'Wake up and face facts' – Greta Thunberg pleads with politicians to lead fight against climate crisis – live The Swedish teen activist made clear her disapproval of Trump leaving the Paris climate agreementThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 ne...
02:00, 2019-09-19

'Wake up and face facts' : Greta Thunberg pleads with politicians to lead fight against climate crisis – as it happened The Swedish teen activist made clear her disapproval of Trump leaving the Paris climate agreementThe Guardian is joining forces with more than 250 ne...
02:56, 2019-09-19

Report: University of Iowa Faculty Told Not to Promote Greta Thunberg Visit on School Social Media University of Iowa officials have told faculty at the school that they should not promote 16-year-old Swedish environmental activist Great Thunberg’s...
20:44, 2019-10-06

2019 Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded to Three Scientists Whose Work Furthers Understanding of ‘Earth’s Place in the Cosmos’ (STOCKHOLM) — Three scientists won the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physics on Tuesday for their work in understanding how the universe has evolved, and...
12:40, 2019-10-08

Birthday girl requests Mariah Carey cake but gets 1903 Nobel Prize winner Marie Curie instead A woman asked her colleagues for a "Mariah Carey birthday cake," instead she got the picture of French physicist Marie Curie (who died in 1934) print...
13:16, 2019-06-22

Sasa Stanisic wins prestigious German book prize, criticizes Nobel winner Peter Handke The 41-year-old has won Germany's top book accolade and taken aim at the decision to award the Nobel Prize in literature to Austrian Peter Handke. St...
23:32, 2019-10-14

British DJ Fatboy Slim Pays Tribute to Greta Thunberg During Live Show With United Nations Speech Remix Greta Thunberg’s speech at the United Nations Climate Summit in September garnered widespread attention across the world — and now, the t...
19:36, 2019-10-09

Teen climate crusader Greta Thunberg completes carbon-free voyage by yacht from Europe to New York City Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg arrived in New York City on Wenesday after a 15-day trip by yacht from England....
02:12, 2019-08-29

Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado wins German book trade Peace Prize The prestigious Peace Prize of the German Book Trade has been awarded to 75-year-old Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado for raising awareness a...
13:36, 2019-06-18

A winner of this year's Nobel prize in physics is convinced we'll detect alien life in 100 years. Here are 13 reasons why we haven't made contact yet. Ian Waldie/Getty Images The Milky Way galaxy has billions of planets that could potentially host life. Yet despite scientists' efforts to monitor for...
20:04, 2019-10-09

'It's a hard story to tell': Jonathan Safran Foer on how Greta Thunberg, the Impossible Burger, and meatless breakfasts are altering the climate-change narrative for the better Ernesto S. Ruscio/Getty Images Jonathan Safran Foer's new nonfiction book, "We Are the Weather," is tackling climate change, starting with breakfast ...
17:56, 2019-10-01

2 reasons to pay attention to this year's Nobel Prize in economics: One of the honorees is only the 2nd woman ever to win it, and the team's work focuses on helping the world's poorest people Samantha Lee/Business InsiderReuters Esther Duflo is only the second woman to be awarded the Nobel Prize in economics. Duflo was honored along with h...
17:48, 2019-10-16

Greta Thunberg tells Congress: Save your praise... we don't want it if you don't do anything about climate change Greta Thunberg has told members of Congress to "save your praise" after she was hailed for her "superpower" in sparking a youth-driven fight against ...
02:52, 2019-09-18

Greta Thunberg says 'our war against nature must end' as she visits German forest at risk of destruction Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has demanded what she called the "war against nature" ends....
20:48, 2019-08-10

Thousands rally with Greta Thunberg downtown as climate march, counter-rally kicks off Sixteen-year-old Swedish student Greta Thunberg will join Climate Justice Edmonton in a march from a park to a noon rally at the Alberta legislature....
20:40, 2019-10-18

Greta Thunberg shrugs of criticism from French MPs who branded her 'guru of apocalypse' Climate activist Greta Thunberg has shrugged off criticism from French lawmakers who mocked her speech to parliament that was boycotted by politician...
01:00, 2019-07-24

Police probe after 'shameful' mannequin of Greta Thunberg found hanging from bridge Police have launched an investigation after a mannequin of Greta Thunberg was found hanging from a bridge in Rome....
13:56, 2019-10-08

Greta Thunberg's Digital Rise Calls Back to a Pre-Digital Era The climate activist's ability to dominate social media is powerful—and, surprisingly, similar to what young people did in the 1960s....
15:16, 2019-09-28

Greta Thunberg to be celebrated at GQ 'Men of the Year' awards Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg will be honoured at this year's GQ Men Of The Year Awards, the men's magazine has revealed....
11:24, 2019-08-12

Greta Thunberg: Teen climate campaigner tells world leaders 'you have stolen my childhood' Climate activist Greta Thunberg today told world leaders they have "stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words"....
18:40, 2019-09-23

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – as it happened Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York are marching for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changin...
03:16, 2019-09-21

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Delhi to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing the lang...
08:36, 2019-09-20

Greta Thunberg UN speech: Teen climate campaigner tells world leaders 'you have stolen my childhood' Climate activist Greta Thunberg today told world leaders they have "stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words"....
12:21, 2019-09-24

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate change protest – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. F...
07:12, 2019-09-20

Greta Thunberg hits back at adults 'mocking and threatening teenagers' in scathing Twitter thread Climate activist Greta Thunberg has hit back at adults who "choose to spend their time mocking and threatening teenagers and children for promoting s...
23:00, 2019-09-25

Greta Thunberg to Congress: 'Don't listen to me. Listen to the scientists' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg delivered a short and direct message before a Congressional hearing on Wednesday: "I don’t want you t...
18:24, 2019-09-18

Brexiteer businessman Arron Banks criticised for 'despicable' tweet about teen climate activist Greta Thunberg Leave.EU founder Arron Banks has been criticised after he sent a 'despicable' tweet about teen climate change activist Greta Thunberg....
09:32, 2019-08-15

Polish author Olga Tokarczuk wins the 2018 Nobel Prize in literature; the 2019 winner is Austrian author Peter Handke Polish author Olga Tokarczuk wins the 2018 Nobel Prize in literature; the 2019 winner is Austrian author Peter Handke...
13:24, 2019-10-10

Greta Thunberg jokes she'll swap 'climate thing' for music career after speech is given death metal makeover Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg has joked she is moving on from "this climate thing" in favour of a death metal career after a band turned he...
16:56, 2019-09-29

Donald Trump mocks Greta Thunberg over climate activist's emotional UN speech: 'a happy young girl looking forward to a bright future' Donald Trump has mocked teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg in an apparently sarcastic tweet following her emotional speech to world leaders....
08:21, 2019-09-24

A viral video remixed Greta Thunberg's UN speech as Swedish death metal. She said she'll 'be doing death metal only' from now on. Carlo Allegri/Reuters Greta Thunberg gave a tearful speech at the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York City last week in which she chasti...
00:52, 2019-10-01

Wednesday's Daily Brief: Guterres talks technology for Africa’s development, ‘extinction crisis’ prompts stronger wildlife protection, Greta Thunberg reaches New York, funding shortfalls in Iraq, a positive step for Indigenous women A recap of Wednesday’s stories: Secretary-General António Guterres says ‘winds of hope are blowing ever stronger’ for Africa’s development; Swedish c...
23:40, 2019-08-28

Peace Is a Lifestyle: Erica Ford’s Peace Mobile Is Healing a Community Affected by Gun Violence, One Ride at a Time Like fellow Queens, N.Y., native, L.L. Cool J, Erica Ford has been here for years. She’s been in these streets. Always a standout, with gray tresses ...
15:08, 2019-09-16

Stirling Prize 2019 shortlist: UK's six best buildings shortlisted for national architecture prize Six buildings, including both new homes and remodelled public spaces, have been shortlisted for this year's RIBA Stirling Prize....
11:52, 2019-10-07

RIBA Stirling Prize Shortlist 2019: UK's six best buildings shortlisted for national architecture prize A shortlist of six buildings, among them new homes and remodelled public spaces, have made it onto the list for the prestigious architecture award....
11:16, 2019-07-18

'Joker' takes top prize at Venice Film Festival, Roman Polanski's 'An Officer and a Spy' wins jury prize Todd Phillips' dark comic book film "Joker" won the Golden Lion Award at the 76th Venice International Film Festival on Saturday and cemented its pla...
19:52, 2019-09-08