Lockdowns ‘didn’t improve’ air pollution as much as thought

Only a systematic approach to controlling air pollution can deliver long-lasting results. After many of the world’s nations went into months-long lockdown early last year...

Paying people to tolerate wildlife is not a magic bullet for...

To try to quell human-wildlife conflicts, many conservationists and governments have turned to financial compensation.Human-wildlife conflict is a complex issue globally. Whether it’s mountain...

Climate change is driving mollusks extinct in the eastern Mediterranean

To see how climate change is already devastating fragile ecosystems, look no further than the eastern Mediterranean.If you want to see how climate change...

Racing to save golden lion tamarins from an epidemic

The mosquito-born disease has caused the population of the monkeys to plummet by a third.It is not just people who are suffering from a...

U.S. sees record number of billion-dollar disasters in 2020

Climate change is playing a role in the frequency and in some types of extreme weather that lead to billion-dollar disasters.The United States saw...

The open burning of waste poses grave health risks to millions

Uncontrolled burning of waste is particularly widespread in low- and middle-income countries.We’re generating more waste than at any other time in history what with...

Saving Malaysia’s last wild tigers is an uphill struggle

“It is sad that our tigers’ future is uncertain, and we Malaysians are singularly responsible.”The fate of the Malayan tiger (Panthera tigris jacksoni) in...

Solar panels could soon be transparent enough to be windows

Currently, many new panel designs are opaque, which prevents them from being integrated into everyday objects. Solar energy is set to become a dominant...

how to cut carbon emissions from coffee

Weight for weight, coffee produced by the least sustainable means generates as much carbon dioxide as cheese.For many of us, coffee is essential. It allows...

Plants, too, have their circadian rhythms, which can help farmers

Some plants are early birds while others are more like late risers. Some people are early birds, going to bed early and rising with...
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