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Air pollution in China back to pre-Covid levels and Europe may follow

Air pollution in China back to pre-Covid levels and Europe may follow

Air pollution in China has climbed back to pre-pandemic levels, and scientists say Europe may follow suit. Air pollution causes..

Wildlife trade in pictures: campaigners call for global ban

Wildlife trade in pictures: campaigners call for global ban

Pangolins are thought to be the most illegally traded mammal in the world, and are believed by some to have..

Jane Goodall: humanity is finished if it fails to adapt after Covid-19

Jane Goodall: humanity is finished if it fails to adapt after Covid-19

Humanity will be “finished” if we fail to drastically change our food systems in response to the coronavirus pandemic and..

Australian councils struggle with huge rise in household rubbish during Covid-19 lockdown

Australian councils struggle with huge rise in household rubbish during Covid-19 lockdown

Councils around Australia have seen a huge increase in volumes of household rubbish and dumping of waste triggered by a..

Terrawatch: could granite solve the hard problem of nuclear waste storage?

Terrawatch: could granite solve the hard problem of nuclear waste storage?

We need to find somewhere safe to dispose of high-level nuclear waste; a place where we can be confident it..

Remembering Cheetahs photography competition – the winners

Remembering Cheetahs photography competition – the winners

2. Benoit Bussard: a closeup taken in the Maasai Mara, Kenya Photograph: Benoit Bussard/Remembering Cheetahs/Remembering Wildlife 3. Ben Cranke: a..

‘The water will come back’: why Kenya’s struggle against flooding is far from over

‘The water will come back’: why Kenya’s struggle against flooding is far from over

Using a short piece of nylon line with a hook at one end and a long thin stick on the..

Locked down afloat: why dozens of cruise ships ended up stranded in Manila Bay

Locked down afloat: why dozens of cruise ships ended up stranded in Manila Bay

From the balcony of her cabin, Sofia Ivanov* welcomes the light rain that cools the scorching Manila summer. As coronavirus..

Why can’t we leave them alone? The troubling truth about selfies with sloths

Why can’t we leave them alone? The troubling truth about selfies with sloths

Nobody seems to know quite how the sloth became the rock star of the animal kingdom. From high in the..

Berta Caceres was exceptional. Her murder was all too commonplace | Nina Lakhani

Berta Caceres was exceptional. Her murder was all too commonplace | Nina Lakhani

Fifty-one months ago today Berta Caceres was gunned down by hired assassins at her home in western Honduras. Caceres was..