Scientists believe our impact on Earth is so significant we should declare a new epoch - the Anthropocene.
Every day many of us buy a takeaway coffee – then drop our empty cups in a recycling bin, thinking we’re doing our bit to help the environment. But we’re wrong.
The evolution of life on Earth could offer clues about any possible alien life.
Research examines an alternative to a widely held theory about how life on earth began.
Researchers have analyzed the amount of time taken to be listed for protection under the US Endangered Species Act.
In this new financial era, how can we ensure that the necessary investments keep coming? And how can investors ensure they are still seeing financial returns? Green bonds could be the ans...
The Impossible Burger reportedly looks, smells and tastes like a beef burger. But contains no meat.
One country is achieving the right balance between well-being and environmental sustainability, according to the Happy Planet Index 2016.
Vultures don't appear on most people's safari checklist, but they play an essential role in our ecosystem.
Research suggests that the formation of continents might not have happened at the consistent pace we previously thought.
According to a new study North American forests might not be healthy enough to help reduce carbon emissions in the near future.
The world’s weather watchers say our planet is warmer than ever. These are the places where temperatures have hit record highs.
Research suggests that crows will investigate the deaths of fellow crows, in order to identify threats.
Evidence from China reveals the impact of pollution on productivity.
Meat is central to Italy's tradition of fine dining. But this could be about to change, in one part of the country at least.