From rewilding to forest schools, our attitude to nature is changing for the better | Melissa Harrison

From rewilding to forest schools, our attitude to nature is changing for the better | Melissa Harrison

It was the WildEast manifesto that first brought it home to me. An ambitious project bringing together everyone from farmers..

Independents’ day: why safe Coalition seats are facing grassroots challenges

Independents’ day: why safe Coalition seats are facing grassroots challenges

Australia’s independent movement is gaining traction. Inspired by the success of Warringah’s Zali Steggall and Indi’s Helen Haines in 2019,..

The Guardian view on the ‘spy cops’ inquiry: secrets and liars | Editorial

The Guardian view on the ‘spy cops’ inquiry: secrets and liars | Editorial

The abuse carried out by undercover “spy cops” working in two police units over 40 years took many forms. The..

The week in wildlife – in pictures

The week in wildlife – in pictures

A jaguar that was struck by a car in June is pictured after being released at the Sian Ka’an Biosphere..

‘Suffocating closeness’: US judge condemns ‘appalling conditions’ on industrial farms

‘Suffocating closeness’: US judge condemns ‘appalling conditions’ on industrial farms

A US judge has issued a blistering condemnation of industrial farming practices. The judgment comes as one US meat giant..

Microplastic pollution found near summit of Mount Everest

Microplastic pollution found near summit of Mount Everest

Microplastic pollution has been discovered in snow close to the peak of Mount Everest, the world’s highest mountain. With plastic..

Pressure grows on Boris Johnson over UK carbon emissions plan

Pressure grows on Boris Johnson over UK carbon emissions plan

Boris Johnson is facing a fresh test of his green commitments as the UK prepares to submit its national plan..

How communities are divided over low-traffic neighbourhoods

How communities are divided over low-traffic neighbourhoods

In Poole, 41-year-old teacher Kate Salter said a low-traffic neighbourhood (LTN) had transformed her community. Salter was involved in proposing..

Cruise ship 2.0: setting sail into the new normal – photo essay

Cruise ship 2.0: setting sail into the new normal – photo essay

Italians are warm people but we have put aside, for a while, the handshakes and hugs that are our dearest..