Month: September 2020

Queen of the Dolomites glacier could vanish within 15 years

Queen of the Dolomites glacier could vanish within 15 years

The largest and most symbolic glacier in the Dolomites could vanish within 15 years because of global heating, Italian scientists..

How SUVs conquered America and the world to become a chief climate offender

How SUVs conquered America and the world to become a chief climate offender

They are the hulking cars that have conquered the world. Spreading from the heartlands of the US to a new..

Extinction Rebellion plans two weeks of disruption as parliament returns

Extinction Rebellion plans two weeks of disruption as parliament returns

Thousands of Extinction Rebellion protesters have descended on Parliament Square in London leading to at least five arrests, as the..

Unclean greens: how America’s E coli outbreaks in salads are linked to cows

Unclean greens: how America’s E coli outbreaks in salads are linked to cows

There was a time when you could nearly always find a head of romaine lettuce in my crisper. The little..

‘We’ve covered huge swathes of the UK in tarmac’: how roads affect birds

‘We’ve covered huge swathes of the UK in tarmac’: how roads affect birds

In 1925, ecologist Dayton Stoner drove 632 miles through Iowa, making a note of all the dead animals he saw..