Wild lynx could be reintroduced into Scottish Highlands

Wild lynx could be reintroduced into Scottish Highlands

Study tests public support for bringing back species after 500-year absence, while farmers fear for sheep A consortium of conservationists..

Sweden to build reindeer bridges over roads and railways

Sweden to build reindeer bridges over roads and railways

‘Renoducts’ will help animals who have to roam further for food due to global heating Sweden is to build up..

Oxford animal-only antibiotic lab could prop up intensive farming, critics say

Oxford animal-only antibiotic lab could prop up intensive farming, critics say

New research centre to tackle overlap of livestock and human medicines, but campaigners fear “techno-fix” for factory farming An initiative..

‘One of a kind’: calls to protect Alabama’s 60,000-year-old underwater forest

‘One of a kind’: calls to protect Alabama’s 60,000-year-old underwater forest

Efforts are under way to designate site of submerged forest off the Alabama coast a marine sanctuary When divers jump..

Limiting air pollution ‘could prevent 50,000 deaths in Europe’

Limiting air pollution ‘could prevent 50,000 deaths in Europe’

World Health Organization estimates air pollution kills more than 7 million people each year Limiting air pollution to levels recommended..

Silvertown tunnel an ‘assault on health’ of locals, warn doctors

Silvertown tunnel an ‘assault on health’ of locals, warn doctors

Group of GPs and other health experts say planned Thames tunnel will increase pollution in the area Doctors and healthcare..

Hidden lives: the animals behind the products we consume  – photo essay

Hidden lives: the animals behind the products we consume – photo essay

Photojournalists capture the often unseen side of the meat, fur and entertainment industries, in a collection co-edited by Guardian collaborator..

Take a peak: the mountains and mysticism of Nepal – in pictures

Take a peak: the mountains and mysticism of Nepal – in pictures

Despite no real climbing experience, photographer Bastiaan Woudt went in search of the Himalayas’ highest peaks … and himself Continue..

Plastic petition by UK nine-year-old gains over 70k signatures in under a week

Plastic petition by UK nine-year-old gains over 70k signatures in under a week

After studying how microplastics damage the oceans, schoolgirl Lizzie wants the government to stop sending waste to developing countries A..