Taking atmospheric carbon dioxide from the air to make fuel could tackle two threats: greenhouse gases and oil shortage.
We’ve made a lot of strides in whale conservation, but climate change, plastic pollution and other dangers have emerged.
The method makes it possible to derive anywhere between 10 liters and 20 liters of fresh water per each square meter of water each day.
What are some of the most common contaminants our pets are exposed to and how can we avoid them?
High flyers could soon have a problem with high water. Rising sea levels could one day shut down airports.
A winning natural way to absorb greenhouse gases, Ireland’s peat is one route for the country to tackle the climate crisis.
What percentage of the food we will eat in the future will come from cell multiplication processes or molecule synthesis in a laboratory?
Can’t we just mine for more rare metals?
A good example of this is the use of microorganisms for bioremediation. Another one can be immobilisation using minerals.
Bolsonaro’s Brazil cuts environment funding despite rising forest losses and fires in the Amazon and elsewhere.
“The landscapes in this part of Africa are like so much of the rest of the world: hugely degraded. There’s just so much need for restoration.”
The risk of damage to turbines from cyclones has cut India’s electricity output, despite a longer windy season.
In theory, more trees should mean a lower risk of dangerous climate change. In practice, it may not be so simple.
The Caspian Sea’s decline means a climate-led water crisis for at least five Asian nations as inland seas dry up.
Contributing farmland restoration to united nations decade on ecosystem restoration
In the concrete jungle, the most dramatic high-rise could be the mercury. Urban dwellers should expect much hotter cities.