Speed at which world’s glaciers are melting has doubled in 20 years

Glacier melt contributing more to sea-level rise than loss of Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets, say…

What we lose when we lose our glaciers

To enter a world of ice and rock is to witness the sublime, a sensory paradox…

The hunger industry: does charity put a Band-Aid on American inequality?

The pandemic has raised awareness of the US food insecurity crisis and highlighted the reliance on…

Sizewell C nuclear plant could kill 500m fish, campaigners say

Environmental groups claim planned Suffolk power station will devastate marine life and key bird habitat More…

The hunger industry: food aid and corporate profits soar while millions just want a living wage

The pandemic has raised awareness of the US food insecurity crisis and highlighted the reliance on…

Over 47 tons of plastic found at US marine reserve – and an entangled seal

Expedition spent 24 days clearing 10 miles of shoreline in Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, collecting 94,472lb marine…

‘My energy comes from optimism’: the hopeful music of spring 2021

In part two of our series on the musicians foregrounding hope in their songs, Esperanza Spalding,…

‘It’s a massive injustice’: inside a film on the dangers of overpopulation

In 8 Billion Angels, a new documentary about the rising population, experts explain how it will…

Specieswatch: slow worms – the legless lizard and gardener’s friend

Don’t be alarmed if you spot one in your compost heap, they are harmless, except to…

Green economy: MPs warn over lack of plan to manage fossil fuel tax loss

MPs say Treasury has not set out how tax system will help UK meet target to…