Category: Environment

The solution to cutting plastic pollution? Bring back the milkman!

Orange juice, shampoo and detergent will be delivered to doorsteps in new 'Loop' partnership by Coca-Cola, Unilever and Tesco

Resilient Animals – 10 Longest Living Animals on Earth

The lifespan of animals is usually measured in terms of the average age that members of the species die at, rather than the oldest age they can reach. 

The perils of short-termism: Civilisations greatest threat

Our inability to look beyond the latest news cycle could be one of the most dangerous traits of our generation, says Richard Fisher.

How science-fiction help readers understand climate change

Can imagined futures of drowned cities and solar utopias help us grasp the complexity of climate change? Diego Arguedas Ortiz takes a look.

MSC Zoe: Islands hit as 270 containers fall off ship

Extensive debris has washed up on islands off the Dutch north coast after some 270 containers including chemicals fell off a cargo ship in a storm.

Jupiter 101 | National Geographic

From its mysterious core to its stormy surface, there's plenty to learn about the fifth planet from the sun.

How an Explosion Turned New York’s Night Sky an Electric Blue

A transformer explosion in Queens sent an eerie blue light flooding the nighttime sky over New York City Thursday night, startling residents.

Resilience in 2019 will be much broader than preparedness

Resilience goes beyond your traditional emergency management and preparedness: it extends to community capacity building, health, cyber security, business continuity and critical infrastructure.

Resilient Animals – How Climate Change affects animals

The record low levels of sea ice extent which both the Arctic and Antarctic experienced this winter made the news around the world.

David Attenborough: ‘The collapse of our civilizations is on the horizon’

Renowned nature broadcaster David Attenborough has told world leaders that climate change could lead to collapse of civilizations, and much of the natural world.

Resilient Animals – How wildlife bounced back after Civil War

A generation after civil war, more than 100,000 large animals populate Mozambique's Gorongosa National Park, a rare spot of good news.

Calgary, Alberta unveils 4 new smart city initiatives

The City of Calgary unveiled four new smart city initiatives designed to improve air quality, disabled services, climate and speed of play on its golf courses.

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