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The Guardian view on the green recovery: Britain is being left behind | Editorial

The Guardian view on the green recovery: Britain is being left behind | Editorial

Senior figures in this government like to view themselves as insurgents against a hidebound Whitehall establishment. This is partly because..

Petri dishes: is lab-grown meat a mass-market, environmentally sound food fix?

Petri dishes: is lab-grown meat a mass-market, environmentally sound food fix?

Grant Howie likes to describe himself as a “traditional kind of middle-aged meat eater,” which is to say he eats..

Scientists successfully revive 100m-year-old microbes from the sea

Scientists successfully revive 100m-year-old microbes from the sea

Scientists have successfully revived microbes that had lain dormant at the bottom of the sea since the age of the..

What do Highway Code proposals mean for pedestrians and cyclists?

What do Highway Code proposals mean for pedestrians and cyclists?

Amid the storm of Covid-19, a raft of cycling and walking announcements has landed as part of the government’s attempt..

Environmental racism is killing Americans of color. Climate change will make it worse | Mustafa Santiago Ali

Environmental racism is killing Americans of color. Climate change will make it worse | Mustafa Santiago Ali

“I Can’t Breathe” is echoing across the planet. Filled with anguish and pain, these haunting words are spotlighting the systemic..

World’s largest nuclear fusion project begins assembly in France

World’s largest nuclear fusion project begins assembly in France

The world’s largest nuclear fusion project began its five-year assembly phase on Tuesday in southern France, with the first ultra-hot..

Almost 3 billion animals affected by Australian bushfires, report shows

Almost 3 billion animals affected by Australian bushfires, report shows

Nearly 3 billion animals were killed or displaced by Australia’s devastating bushfire season of 2019 and 2020, according to scientists..

Investors drop Brazil meat giant JBS

Investors drop Brazil meat giant JBS

The investment arm of northern Europe’s largest financial services group has dropped JBS, the world’s biggest meat processer, from its..

Caught in the act: camera traps snare rarest species – in pictures

Caught in the act: camera traps snare rarest species – in pictures

This image of a male saiga antelope with its magnificent horns was captured on a camera trap at a watering..

We are entering an era of pandemics – it will only end when we protect the rainforest | Peter Daszak

We are entering an era of pandemics – it will only end when we protect the rainforest | Peter Daszak

In late 2013, in the village of Meliandou in rural Guinea, a group of children playing near a hollow tree..