Global soils underpin life but future looks ‘bleak’, warns UN report

It takes thousands of years for soils to form, meaning protection is needed urgently, say scientists…

What’s the point of lab-grown meat when we can simply eat more vegetables? | Jenny Kleeman

The corporate race for cultured protein rests on a view of human beings as greedy and…

UK vows to outdo other economies with 68% emissions cuts by 2030

Boris Johnson promises to go further and faster by setting target of 68% reduction in annual…

US plans to protect thousands of miles of coral reefs in Pacific and Caribbean

Proposals cite climate change as most severe threat to US reefs, which may be in danger…

Going wild? A radical green plan for Nottingham’s unloved shopping centre

Could replacing empty shops with wetlands, woodlands and meadows offer a new model for cities? An…

Pollutionwatch: toxic threat from wood burning and tyre dust

Swiss study analyses different sources of air pollution – the fourth largest risk factor for early…

Emboldened moderates force progress in stalled Covid talks

The Problem Solvers may have actually solved something. For once. Fed up by months of inaction…

Art Basel Miami 2020: climate change concerns dominate unusual year

It’s usually that time of year when celebrities and art aficionados descend upon Miami for the…

House Democrats elect DeLauro as next House Appropriations chair

Rep. Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut was elected by fellow House Democrats to lead the Appropriations Committee.…

Democrats elect Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney to lead campaign arm

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney questions witnesses during a House Intelligence Committee impeachment inquiry hearing. | Andrew…