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More than 11,000 evacuated in northern Indonesia as volcano erupts

Exclusion zone extended, flights disrupted as Ruang sends ash and smoke more than two kilometres into the sky.
More than 11,000 evacuated in northern Indonesia as volcano erupts
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What is Earth Day, when is it and what has it achieved?

Every year, millions of people across the globe gather on Earth Day to celebrate the environmental movement.
What is Earth Day, when is it and what has it achieved?
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Climate change education needs review, say experts

Climate change knowledge and the skills to help students tackle it should be embedded in the school curriculum, according to education experts.
Climate change education needs review, say experts
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Japan showed off the destroyer it's turning into an aircraft carrier for F-35 stealth fighters

Japan is showing off the first changes made to one of its helicopter-carrying destroyers to turn it into a light aircraft carrier capable of operating F-35B Lightning II stealth fighters.
Japan showed off the destroyer it's turning into an aircraft carrier for F-35 stealth fighters
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Ukraine warns of WW3 ahead of long-stalled Congress aid vote

Ukraine's prime minister has told the BBC there will be a "Third World War" if Ukraine loses its conflict with Russia, as he urged the US Congress to pass a long-stalled foreign aid bill.
Ukraine warns of WW3 ahead of long-stalled Congress aid vote
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Israel Gaza war: Qatar reassessing its role in ceasefire talks

Qatar is reassessing its role as a mediator between Israel and Hamas, the country's prime minister has said.
Israel Gaza war: Qatar reassessing its role in ceasefire talks
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Australia’s Great Barrier Reef suffers worst bleaching on record

The 2,300km (1,429-mile) reef is in its fifth mass bleaching event since 2016 with aerial surveys showing the scale of damage.
Australia’s Great Barrier Reef suffers worst bleaching on record
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Ukraine says 13 killed in Russian missile attack on Chernihiv

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy reiterates plea to Western countries for air defence systems after attack that also wounded dozens.
Ukraine says 13 killed in Russian missile attack on Chernihiv
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A world war in waiting: After Iran's attack, it's almost here

An act of war. I’ll just bet you didn’t see or hear those words in any coverage over the weekend of Iran’s aggression from the air on Israel. What else can we call 120 ballistic missiles; 170 armed drones; 30 cruise missiles? That’s what Iran fired at Israel Saturday night. One report I read said the barrage was fired from three countries in addition to Iran: Iraq, Yemen and Syria. How would you feel if you were walking down the street on Saturday night in Chicago or Indianapolis or ...
A world war in waiting: After Iran's attack, it's almost here
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China picks its lowest-scoring officers to command nuclear submarines

The job of commanding a nuclear submarine should go to smart and well-qualified officers. Or at least that's the case in Western navies.
China picks its lowest-scoring officers to command nuclear submarines