‘I’ve never seen it like this’: why vegetables are so expensive in Australia at the moment

$11.50 for a kilogram of broccoli. $8 a bunch for fresh celery. The price of some…

$2tn US coronavirus relief comes without climate stipulations

A $2tn US coronavirus relief package will dole out billions to struggling airlines and offer low-interest…

Country diary: singing in the green rain

A blackbird in the sycamore faces into what the poet-novelist Mary Webb might call “green rain”,…

Why it’s healthy to be afraid in a crisis

As a mental health professional, I disagree with the message in Paul Daley’s article (We face…

Ranger captures moment grizzly bear emerges from hibernation in Canada – video

Play Video 0:32 A hulking grizzly bear has found online stardom after he was caught groggily…

UK farmers fear huge labour shortfall despite interest in ‘land army’

The farming industry says it faces a huge shortfall of workers to harvest fruit and vegetables…

Under coronavirus, ideologies are overturned around the world. But it is too little, too late | Jeff Sparrow

Covid-19 isn’t just infecting humans. It’s also weakening ideology. Think about Tina: the acronym popularised after…

Global efforts on ozone help reverse southern jet stream damage

International cooperation on ozone-depleting chemicals is helping to return the southern jet stream to a normal…

It takes a whole world to create a new virus, not just China | Laura Spinney

When I get stressed, a patch of annoying red eczema appears on the inside of my…

World’s wind power capacity up by fifth after record year

The world’s wind power capacity grew by almost a fifth in 2019 after a year of…