The Indian school where students pay for lessons with plastic waste

The Indian school where students pay for lessons with plastic waste

Every morning, students in Assam’s Pamohi village go to school clutching a bag of plastic waste, in exchange for which..

The Morrison government has abrogated responsibility for acting on the climate crisis to the states | John Hewson

The Morrison government has abrogated responsibility for acting on the climate crisis to the states | John Hewson

A colleague commented to me recently: “Where would we be without the states leading and driving the response to Covid-19?”..

Bin-shaming: the fine line between recycling education and community alienation

Bin-shaming: the fine line between recycling education and community alienation

A Sydney council has come under fire for a program in which staff inspect residents’ garbage bins and leave notes..

Specieswatch: each octopus arm may have a mind of its own

Specieswatch: each octopus arm may have a mind of its own

One of the most remarkable creatures on the planet is the common octopus, or Octopus vulgaris, which is now well..

Joe Biden announces John Kerry as pick to be first ever US climate envoy – video

Joe Biden announces John Kerry as pick to be first ever US climate envoy – video

Play Video 2:13 President-elect Joe Biden seeks to blunt criticism from leftwingers as he formally introduces his first round of..

Police investigate I’m a Celebrity over fears non-native bugs may be escaping

Police investigate I’m a Celebrity over fears non-native bugs may be escaping

Police are investigating I’m a Celebrity … Get Me Out of Here! over concerns non-native wildlife could have escaped into..

The Guardian view on a global farm grab: from the many to the few | Editorial

The Guardian view on a global farm grab: from the many to the few | Editorial

In a collection of agrarian essays entitled The Art of the Commonplace, the American farmer, essayist and poet Wendell Berry..

Eurotunnel dog travel clampdown sparks concerns from rescue charities

Eurotunnel dog travel clampdown sparks concerns from rescue charities

Dog rescue organisations are appealing for Eurotunnel to clarify new rules clamping down on the rising numbers of animals being..

Animals Farmed: Falling antibiotic use, mink cull and and a factory farm ruling

Animals Farmed: Falling antibiotic use, mink cull and and a factory farm ruling

News from around the world There have been growing concerns over coronavirus outbreaks at mink farms around the world. The..