Month: July 2021

UK waste firm fined GBP1.5m for exporting household waste

UK waste firm fined GBP1.5m for exporting household waste

Waste UK waste firm fined GBP1.5m for exporting household waste Biffa convicted of exporting filthy rubbish marked as waste paper..

Greenland: enough ice melted on single day to cover Florida in two inches of water

Greenland: enough ice melted on single day to cover Florida in two inches of water

Ice Greenland: enough ice melted on single day to cover Florida in two inches of water Data shows ice sheet..

UK weather: flood warnings as Storm Evert moves eastwards

UK weather: flood warnings as Storm Evert moves eastwards

UK weather UK weather: flood warnings as Storm Evert moves eastwards Unsettled weather forecast across England and Wales with ‘torrential..

A Malawian farmer visiting the US wants to know: ‘Why not do more on the climate crisis?’

A Malawian farmer visiting the US wants to know: ‘Why not do more on the climate crisis?’

Our unequal earthMovies A Malawian farmer visiting the US wants to know: ‘Why not do more on the climate crisis?’..

The week in wildlife – in pictures

The week in wildlife – in pictures

A brown bear cub by the Khailyulya River in northeast Kamchatka, Russia. Photograph: Yuri Smityuk/TASS A deer jumps onto a..

Is the UK lagging behind in greening its cities?

Is the UK lagging behind in greening its cities?

PollutionwatchAir pollution Is the UK lagging behind in greening its cities? Some problems can seem intractable but projects worldwide show..

Pedestrians get priority as UK unveils changes to Highway Code

Pedestrians get priority as UK unveils changes to Highway Code

Road transport Pedestrians get priority as UK unveils changes to Highway Code Plans to create ‘road user hierarchy’ are part..

‘Best a human can be’: indigenous Amazonian Karapiru dies of Covid

‘Best a human can be’: indigenous Amazonian Karapiru dies of Covid

Rights and freedomIndigenous peoples ‘Best a human can be’: indigenous Amazonian Karapiru dies of Covid Karapiru Awa Guaja, among the..

Return of the pack: African wild dogs’ epic journey to a new home in Malawi

Return of the pack: African wild dogs’ epic journey to a new home in Malawi

The age of extinctionEndangered species Return of the pack: African wild dogs’ epic journey to a new home in Malawi..

Hastily abandoned low-traffic schemes could cost councils funding

Hastily abandoned low-traffic schemes could cost councils funding

Green streetsTransport Hastily abandoned low-traffic schemes could cost councils funding Transport minister warns local authorities not to remove cycle lanes..