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Griff Rhys Jones: save our Victorian treasures from teen vandals

Griff Rhys Jones: save our Victorian treasures from teen vandals

Griff Rhys Jones, the president of the Victorian Society, has urged councils to protect derelict buildings that are of huge..

Australia’s extraordinary and vulnerable animals – in pictures

Australia’s extraordinary and vulnerable animals – in pictures

A long-nosed potoroo (Potorous tridactylus) eating fungi. The way they use their long, slightly curved claws to dig up food..

‘I’m profoundly sad, I feel guilty’: scientists reveal their personal fears about the climate crisis

‘I’m profoundly sad, I feel guilty’: scientists reveal their personal fears about the climate crisis

In 2014, Joe Duggan started reaching out to climate scientists to ask them a question: how did climate change make..

Brexit ‘opportunity to ban supertrawlers from UK waters’

Brexit ‘opportunity to ban supertrawlers from UK waters’

Brexit offers the perfect opportunity to ban industrial supertrawler fishing boats from UK waters, according to campaigners. The factory-sized ships..

More cows than people: America’s beef capital of the world – in pictures

More cows than people: America’s beef capital of the world – in pictures

Texas is home to the largest cattle population in the US, with about 13 million animals The Texas Panhandle, in..

Climate activists demand budget plan for low-carbon future

Climate activists demand budget plan for low-carbon future

Climate campaigners are urging the government to set out a clear plan for a low-carbon future in next week’s budget,..

The week in wildlife – in pictures

The week in wildlife – in pictures

An egret passes a tree branch to another during the breeding season at the Daan Forest Park in Taipei Photograph:..

Return of the burbot: ‘great lost fish’ to be reintroduced to UK

Return of the burbot: ‘great lost fish’ to be reintroduced to UK

Forget dreams of wolves, bears or lynx – the next animal to be restored to the British countryside could be..

Europe’s cities are leading the fight against xenophobia and the climate crisis | Ada Colau

Europe’s cities are leading the fight against xenophobia and the climate crisis | Ada Colau

Conservative politicians have long declared there is no alternative to capitalism. Many of capitalism’s cruelties, from housing crises and crumbling..

Morrison government to stop funding international collaboration on shift to zero emissions

Morrison government to stop funding international collaboration on shift to zero emissions

The Morrison government has told researchers at two of Australia’s leading universities it will break a commitment to fund an..