The mystery of Lusi
By Paul Rodgers - 30 October 10:10

The struggle to discover the cause of the eruption of a mud volcano has vital importance for the loc

Heathrow plan attacked
By Chris Ames - 29 October 12:59

Amid growing rumours of a Cabinet split over Heathrow expansion ex-culture secretary turned Environm

Drill baby drill!
By Jonn Elledge - 29 October 9:33

The candidates' attitude towards the environment in the US election is making it a case of opting fo

Beneath the ice
By Adrian Glover - 23 October 10:17

Adrian Glover braves the freezing ocean around Antarctica and finds it rich with underwater life

Burma's resolve
By David Hockaday - 20 October 15:19

The Burmese people have shown astonishing resilience in the wake of cyclone Nargis, but the internat

Profile: Joss Garman
By Lucy Knight - 14 October 10:58

Joss Garman joined the environmental movement at 14. He has since been arrested over 20 times and wa

Tackling the real crisis
By Phil Bloomer - 10 October 16:02

In a week dominated by the growing global financial crisis, a couple of potential tipping points in

The disaster we have yet to face
By Jacques Attali - 09 October 10:29

Jacques Attali finds disturbing similarities between the financial tsunami and the climate crisis we

A Green New Deal?
By Caroline Lucas - 07 October 11:32

In her newstatesman.com blog, Green Party leader Caroline Lucas says it's time to make finance the s

Why greens must learn to love nuclear power
By Mark Lynas - 18 September 10:23

Global warming and finite resources mean our way of life is more threatened than ever, and it's time

Glamourising the nettle
By Jonathan Dawson - 08 September 11:10

Dissatisfaction with indigenous foodtuffs is a growing problem for those among us who believe that i

Seeing the bigger picture
By Mark Lynas - 04 September 11:11

A soon-to-be published collection of photographs demonstrates that art is vital in helping us unders

Taking a lead
By Caroline Lucas - 01 September 16:38

The race is on to be the first ever leader of the Green Party. Here candidate Caroline Lucas MEP set

Why capitalism creates a throwaway society
By Peter Wilby - 28 August 10:22

How to deal with waste is the great policy failure of our age

Apiculture shock
By Staff blogger - 28 August 10:22

In praise of bees

Both sides are probably wrong
By John Vidal - 28 August 10:22

The latest evidence leaves the case for GM foods open

The truth about GM
By Colin Tudge - 28 August 10:22

Will GM technology feed the world - or destroy farming, and human health, in the name of corporate p

Besieged by bad smells
By Mohammed Omer - 28 August 10:22

The breakdown of Gaza's overworked sewage system threatens to spill over into an international ecolo

Profile: Lawrence Anthony
By Lucy Knight - 26 August 15:00

With Hollywood planning a film of Lawrence Anthony's mission to save the animals of Baghdad Zoo, <em

A whale's tale
By Cathryn Atkinson - 21 August 10:28

Whale watchers mourn the suspected death of a matriarch of the seas

Life in the goldfish bowl
By Jonathan Dawson - 20 August 17:52

For good or bad, television cameras have become an unavoidable part of life in the ecovillage

The cost of a windfall
By Martin O'Neill - 18 August 14:00

Martin O'Neill explores the case for an energy windfall tax - and finds the potential impact on both

How nuclear power can save the planet
By Mark Lynas - 14 August 11:03

Increased use of nuclear (an outright competitor to coal as a deliverer of baseload power) is essent

Woolly minded hippies?
By Rowena Macdonald - 08 August 15:16

Rowena Macdonald went to Climate Camp fearing "woolly-minded hippydom" but found a serious and commi

Provocative policing
By Caroline Lucas - 07 August 15:04

It's hard to see the police approach to this year's climate camp as anything other than a bid to pro

Coming to a screen near you - me!
By Mark Lynas - 31 July 10:07

How things have changed. Today, bookshops have entire shelves devoted to climate change. Television,

Wedding and windbills
By Rhiannon Hanfman - 18 July 13:23

Is the credit crunch going to have an impact on guest numbers at eco-villages? Rhiannon Hanfman reve

A Green New Deal
By Mark Lynas - 17 July 10:22

A "war economy" social mobilisation harnessed, this time not towards fighting fascism, but towards h

Berry last blog
By Sian Berry - 14 July 12:18

Since newstatesman.com relaunched on 30 November 2006 Sian Berry has been a regular contributor on h

Drunk driving at G8
By Kate Raworth - 11 July 13:10

Oxfam's Kate Raworth gives her take on the achievements of the G8 summit and compares the outcome to

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