As the middle class grows and a country's economic prosperity peaks, fertility rates naturally decline. In an increasingly resource-stretched world, that's a good thing.
Finding a good restaurant in an unfamiliar place may seem daunting, but by using economic theory to combine data from online restaurant ratings, it could be a lot easier.
While most of us have seen the visible face of plastic pollution, and its effect on the planet, a recent report uncovers a new dimension – the unseen particles we’re consuming every day.
Cities are driving growing demand for single-use plastics – but they can be a laboratory for new patterns of consumption, too.
As our meat consumption continues to rise, so too does the amount of greenhouse gas emitted during the production process.
Companies need to think beyond marketing gimmicks and celebrity endorsements to succeed in an increasingly sophisticated marketplace.
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As talk of missions to the moon, Mars and beyond gain traction once more, many have started to take the possibility of mining on the moon more seriously. But there are a number of reasons...
From the end of clothes ownership to high-performance materials, here are the sustainability trends to watch from this year's Copenhagen Fashion Summit.
A new study of eBay data suggests that implementation of AI translation on the site appears to have increased trade between countries.
A new report from WWF and Global Footprint Network shows that Europeans account for a fifth of humanity's footprint.
Climate change is a real concern for many young people considering starting a family. So much so, movements such as BirthStrike are raising awareness of the impact of population growth on...
Systems for verifying digital identities remain fragmented and inefficient – here's our explainer of the different options available
With the threat of climate change ever present, and many countries around the world off-target for meeting their Paris climate change commitments, could carbon pricing offer us hope?
Power is a very dangerous thing in the wrong hands. To combat the abuse of power we must strengthen our checks, balances and accountable institutions.