Stop making sense: why it’s time to get emotional about climate change | Rebecca Huntley

Stop making sense: why it’s time to get emotional about climate change | Rebecca Huntley

It took me much longer than it should have to realise that educating people about climate change science was not..

English countryside ‘at risk from Boris Johnson’s planning revolution’

English countryside ‘at risk from Boris Johnson’s planning revolution’

The English countryside and its wildlife are at serious risk because of Boris Johnson’s pledge to revolutionise the planning system,..

‘An ashram for the hummingbird’: the Trinidad haven for world’s tiniest bird

‘An ashram for the hummingbird’: the Trinidad haven for world’s tiniest bird

At the foot of Theo and Gloria Ferguson’s property stands a giant silk cotton tree. Reminiscent of those enchanted species..

Dover clifftops ‘buzzing with wildlife’ after National Trust takeover

Dover clifftops ‘buzzing with wildlife’ after National Trust takeover

A well known piece of the British landscape that had become depleted of flora and fauna because of years of..

Reality bites: how the pandemic changed the way we eat

Reality bites: how the pandemic changed the way we eat

If I thought food waste was complicated before Covid-19 emerged, now it blows my mind. I started to research a..

The environmentalist’s apology: how Michael Shellenberger unsettled some of his prominent supporters

The environmentalist’s apology: how Michael Shellenberger unsettled some of his prominent supporters

Few things engage a particular subset of conservative media more than an environmentalist having an apparent change of heart and..

The week in wildlife – in pictures

The week in wildlife – in pictures

An Indian one-horned rhino wades through flood water in Pobitora wildlife sanctuary in the Morigaon district of Assam, India. One..

UK waste firm Biffa loses appeal after exporting dirty waste to China

UK waste firm Biffa loses appeal after exporting dirty waste to China

One of the UK’s biggest waste firms has lost a case in the court of appeal to overturn a criminal..

Judge fines Greenpeace GBP80,000 over North Sea oil rig occupation

Judge fines Greenpeace GBP80,000 over North Sea oil rig occupation

Greenpeace has been fined GBP80,000 after a Scottish court found it guilty of the “wilful defiance” of a court order..