There is a reason that the Amazon rainforest inspired scientists to coin the term biodiversity: the region is home to 10 percent of all plant and animal species known on Earth. This Biodiversity Day, let me introduce you to some of the weird and wonderful creatures you could meet there.
In the 21st century, every piece of coal we don’t burn is a small victory for life on Earth.
It’s clear that any new oil and gas drilling will hurt our chances of tackling climate change. But in 2018, the government granted BP a permit for a new oil well in the North Sea. After a legal challenge from Greenpeace, the government has admitted it granted the permit unlawfully.
Airlines are demanding government bailouts to keep them in business. Here's what we should ask for in return.
Staying safe at home during the Covid-19 lockdown? Here's a crowdsourced array of environment-themed books, films, TV shows, podcasts and other curious pursuits to keep you going during the long evenings and weekends.
Volunteers Jess and Zoe on what it’s like to join a Greenpeace group during lockdown.
Social distancing has forced cities to rethink their streets, turning car-dominated spaces over to walking and biking. When they see the difference it makes, they might never turn back.
Demand has plummeted because of Coronavirus, but oil workers shouldn’t pay the price for the industry’s latest crisis. Governments can help by giving them a way out.
In the first national elections in the time of Covid-19, South Korea’s Democratic Party won in a landslide – after putting forward a bold Green New Deal plan in their manifesto. Here’s what happened.
To celebrate Earth Day 2020, let's take a tour of nine amazing places around this beautiful planet. How many have you heard of?