What Victorian-era seaweed pressings reveal about our changing seas

What Victorian-era seaweed pressings reveal about our changing seas

A ‘women’s pastime’ practised by Queen Victoria, ‘seaweeding’ spread from the UK to California – now the samples are providing..

A beloved Jamaican beach is succumbing to climate change. It won’t be the last

A beloved Jamaican beach is succumbing to climate change. It won’t be the last

Climate change is eroding beaches all over the Caribbean – even though the region contributes a tiny fraction of the..

How does one of the world’s biggest pork firms go bust during a boom?

How does one of the world’s biggest pork firms go bust during a boom?

A giant US player is quitting despite huge export hikes during the pandemic – the reasons why get to the..

The meaning of leaf: an autumnal tour of England’s arboretums

The meaning of leaf: an autumnal tour of England’s arboretums

Planted by specimen collectors in the 18th and 19th centuries, arboretums are a ‘living library of trees’ that have become..

The destruction of a sacred tree on Djab Wurrung country has broken our hearts | Sissy Eileen Austin

The destruction of a sacred tree on Djab Wurrung country has broken our hearts | Sissy Eileen Austin

The sounds of chainsaws will haunt us forever. It adds to the intergenerational trauma shadowing our people On Monday our..

BP leads energy companies preparing two major UK carbon capture projects

BP leads energy companies preparing two major UK carbon capture projects

17m tonnes of carbon dioxide to be stored beneath the North Sea every year After decades spent extracting fossil fuels..

Country diary: egrets are enchanting at this great watery expanse

Country diary: egrets are enchanting at this great watery expanse

Rutland Water, Rutland: Along the margin a loose flock stalks the shallows, their unblemished plumage shining in the gathering gloom..

‘Natural noise’: disturbed by loud sex next door? Just imagine it’s birdsong

‘Natural noise’: disturbed by loud sex next door? Just imagine it’s birdsong

When a resident complained that her neighbour’s lovemaking kept her awake each night, Manchester city council had an unexpected response..

Thousands of waterbirds flock to Australia’s Lake Cowal – in pictures

Thousands of waterbirds flock to Australia’s Lake Cowal – in pictures

At approximately 21km long, Lake Cowal is the largest natural inland lake in New South Wales. After years of drought..