By capturing Arctic methane emissions, the gas industry could join the fight against climate change.
New Zealand just conferred personhood upon the Whanganui River, giving it standing to legally defend its rights. Can this novel strategy save the environment?
Many alien plants and animals have been introduced to Africa from other regions and spread from country to country, often having devastating effects.
Africa's great green wall suffers from a major mismatch between ambition and effort. But that's not to say it should be ditched altogether.
An expert report shows that the G20 countries are using their energy more efficiently. But there is still a long way to go.
Hit by weak monsoons, India faces unprecedented water shortages.
Two large-scale studies confirm that neonicotinoid pesticides can harm bees. But the effects vary widely in different countries, suggesting that calls for a world ban would be premature.
Protecting rhinos and fighting terrorism are both noble causes, but there isn't much evidence of a link between the two.
The plastic bag ban doesn't consider the impact it will have on Kenya's economy or consider other environmental alternatives.
Can Poland reduce its dependence on cheap and dirty domestic coal power?
Agriculture and the pulp and paper industries, forestry and mining also contribute.
International and local demand have brought Madagascar's palm species to the brink of extinction.
Despite being outcasts in Moroccan society, waste collectors defend their profession as protectors of the environment.
Like president George W. Bush before him, Donald Trump made the announcement from the White House Rose Garden, showing that Republican governments have failed to learn past lessons.
On June 1, Donald Trump announced that he would take the US out of the Paris climate agreement because it was "unfair" to the US. An economic analysis indicates otherwise.