The new climate movement that thinks Greenpeace isn’t green enough.
The darker side to the clothes you wear.
Darwin’s contemporary had a theory of evolution too. What if we’d listened to him instead?
What do these things have in common: a microwave popcorn bag, a non-stick frying pan; and your brightly coloured nail polish?
We are a cornucopia of chemicals. At what point does that get too much?
They’re taking over the world, we know — but the idea of ‘recycling’ only makes it worse.
We may not have the same jobs as you, but our life is busy too.
Incandescent lightbulbs or LEDs? Let’s put things into perspective.
The ecological processes behind one of the world’s most popular beverages
Eating more meat made us human. Now our survival demands we eat less of it.
How a World of Warcraft bug could provide insights into the world’s latest epidemic.
Hot springs, colourful microbes: surviving in a world that’s unique, beautiful, and hostile
Deciding which species to keep and which to discard? Maybe there’s a simple answer.
Is fire really evil? Maybe it’s just a natural part of the environment.
Here's a low-tech tool to reverse climate change.
Think before you swat a fly. They could be what's keeping your favourite foodstuff going.
Most invasions are planned in advance. But this one was an accident.
How Diwali celebrations make for prettier sunsets.
Darkness is just the absence of photons. Or is it?
Will the leguminous Prince find her? And what root will he take?
Drought, overuse, tourism, climate change? No: here, the problems are different.
Thought climate-change would warm the world forever? Think again.
When cars get self-conscious: a brief look at the Volkswagen scandal.
Carbon is not alive. But without carbon, there would be no life at all.
They can rise when they’re hungry. They can sink when they’re thirsty. And they prefer things with a pinch of salt.
When what was river becomes land.
When what was land becomes river.
Have you ever played a video game where an obstacle showed up on your screen out of the blue?
Why do whales get beached? Now we know.
If planet earth was a company, it would be doing very badly.
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