If you want to spur action, you need a disaster - as the case of ozone-destroying CFCs shows.
It's highly unlikely that you woke up this morning and wondered about the characteristics of the very first algae to inhabit the earth.
Has anyone heard from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs?
Campaigners say coalition is "the most environmentally destructive government" since birth of modern
Leafing through the St Andrews Citizen the other day, I read a piece about plans to dig up a patch of wild ground - the local preservation trust described it as "an eyesore" - and make it into a "community garden".
In 1933, J B Priestley set off to discover “the common well of Englishness”. In the first of a new s
Huhne is right on climate sceptics and "armchair engineers".
We can choose abject complicity, or we can decide that it's not too late to build a better world.
With unintentional hilarity, John Prescott once declared: "The green belt is a Labour achievement - and we mean to build on it." The fear among some rural campaigners is that the Conservatives really do.
Middle England feels betrayed by the coalition’s shake-up of planning rules – the biggest since the
Both central and local government are failing in their roles as a guarantors of minority rights.
Unconventional gas extraction should not be part of our energy future.
A greener and cheaper approach would have significant appeal.
The culling of badgers is irrelevant, malicious and ineffective.
New white paper fails to set out the radical overhaul required, leaving families at the mercy of ene
As oil prices peak and we approach the end of the age of cheap food, now is the time for city-dwelle
Go on out and celebrate: the ozone hole is in recovery.
How corporations hide their environmental impact and how investors can hold them to account.
Half a century ago, the WWF was formed to help save endangered animals. Today, it’s human beings who
The scale of the 11 March Japanese earthquake and tsunami is a profound reminder of just how small w
Oil prices are soaring as supply chains in the Middle East become fragile. BP's quest for deep-water reserves in the Gulf of Mexico last year proved calamitous.
Just a month before the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, the explosions at the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan have prompted large anti-nuclear protests in France, where 75.2 per cent of electricity is generated by
If we abandon nuclear power, prepare for catastrophic global warming.
The conditions of pig farms in parts of the EU are atrocious, but the fightback has begun.
The coalition’s proposed fire sale of English woodland will leave parliament powerless to decide on
Proposed sale of 15 per cent of England's state-owned forests has been postponed by coalition.
The plight of the reefs is just the latest sign of the damage that climate change is wreaking on the
Corruption and the cult of the market have made a natural disaster into an outrage.
Rain, hail and toxic sludge – this Briton picked a bad time to move to to Queensland.