Glowing, glowing, gone: plunge in glow-worm numbers revealed

Glowing, glowing, gone: plunge in glow-worm numbers revealed

Glow-worm numbers have plunged by three-quarters since 2001, research in England has revealed, with the climate crisis a clear factor…

‘Individual actions do add up’: Christiana Figueres on the climate crisis

‘Individual actions do add up’: Christiana Figueres on the climate crisis

Christiana Figueres, the Costa Rican diplomat who was an architect of the worldwide Paris climate agreement, is enraged. She thinks..

The small Dutch town that wants to shape the future of your food

The small Dutch town that wants to shape the future of your food

In the low-lying Gelderse Valley some 85km east of Amsterdam, a Dutch university is changing how humans eat. There, a..

Tropical forests losing their ability to absorb carbon, study finds

Tropical forests losing their ability to absorb carbon, study finds

Tropical forests are taking up less carbon dioxide from the air, reducing their ability to act as “carbon sinks” and..

Focus on coronavirus shows need for climate law, says EU official

Focus on coronavirus shows need for climate law, says EU official

Tensions at the Greek-Turkish border and the coronavirus show why the European Union needs a climate law that binds member..

Scientists turn to tech to prevent second wave of locusts in east Africa

Scientists turn to tech to prevent second wave of locusts in east Africa

Scientists monitoring the movements of the worst locust outbreak in Kenya in 70 years are hopeful that a new tracking..

Our House Is on Fire by Greta Thunberg et al review – a family and planet in crisis

Our House Is on Fire by Greta Thunberg et al review – a family and planet in crisis

A movement born without a face tends to acquire one. Since August 2018, when 15-year-old Greta Thunberg began a solo..

Spend GBP8bn to kickstart plan to decarbonise economy, chancellor told

Spend GBP8bn to kickstart plan to decarbonise economy, chancellor told

The author of a groundbreaking report on the economic impact of climate change has called on Rishi Sunak to spend..

Climate action: the latest target of Europe’s fossil fuel lobbyists

Climate action: the latest target of Europe’s fossil fuel lobbyists

Picture the scene: a dinner for MEPs organised by leading fossil fuel firms to explain the lengths to which their..