Day: October 16, 2020

The week in wildlife – in pictures

The week in wildlife – in pictures

The best of the week’s wildlife pictures from around the world, including a silver pheasant and a golden monkey Continue..

Estimated 5,000 Cape fur seal foetuses found on Namibian coast

Estimated 5,000 Cape fur seal foetuses found on Namibian coast

Scientists searching for reasons fear breeding cycle will be disrupted for years to come An estimated 5,000 Cape fur seal..

ExxonMobil misled the public about the climate crisis. Now they’re trying to silence critics | Geoffrey Supran and Naomi Oreskes

ExxonMobil misled the public about the climate crisis. Now they’re trying to silence critics | Geoffrey Supran and Naomi Oreskes

Newly leaked documents reported by Bloomberg News show that ExxonMobil’s climate dishonesty is even worse than we thought In 2017,..

Battle over EU ban on ‘veggie burger’ label reaches key vote

Battle over EU ban on ‘veggie burger’ label reaches key vote

Farmers and meat lobbyists accuse plant-based food producers of ‘cultural hijacking’ The terms “veggie burger” and “veggie sausage” could be..

‘We don’t have any choice’: the young climate activists naming and shaming US politicians

‘We don’t have any choice’: the young climate activists naming and shaming US politicians

As the election nears, young Americans are calling on US politicians to take action on climate, police brutality and immigration..

Freezing cold war: militaries move in as Arctic ice retreats – photo essay

Freezing cold war: militaries move in as Arctic ice retreats – photo essay

US, Russian, Canadian and Chinese forces are taking an active role in the polar region but the real threat is..

Country diary: signs of autumn fill the senses

Country diary: signs of autumn fill the senses

Little Casterton, Rutland: A brilliant production ushers in the darker months, fungi are everywhere and trees form hard shadows in..