The abandonment of crops and pastures allows the natural regeneration of bushes and forests and the recolonization of fauna.
Research shows that England was one of the first sovereigns to default on its international debt obligations.
The dangers of outdoor air pollution are now well known, but those related to the air we breathe at homes and at work are much less so, according to an international study.
The English Premier League has long topped the football finance rankings but seeing this translate on the pitch in Europe is relatively new.
European vote sees electorate again dividing into Leave and Remain, as the Labour leader remained on the fence.
Ahead of the 2019 EU elections, experts from the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden and Norway look at how the EU is perceived, key issues and perspectives for the election.
Does an "European culture" or a "European identity" actually exist?
Populism and nationalism are two concepts that go together today. Isolationist proposals, Euroscepticism and a definition of nation against the "enemy" are three of its main ingredients.
Who gets a vote and what are they voting for? Everything you need to know.
While thought of as an unpretentious fast-food dish, the doner kebab is a symbol of the social, political and identity issues facing European society today.
Since 2015, Spanish politics has lived on a roller coaster. Catalonia, article 155, the motion of censure in the government, the rise of the far-right. The suspense, after this election, is assured.
Sánchez seeks to build alliances but not a formal coalition as the Socialists win but fall short of an absolute majority.
Rather than setting itself against the EU like many other groups, Vox sees regional independence movements as its enemy.
With the big parties under pressure from regional forces, it's hard to see how anyone could form a government on April 28.
By obsessing over labels, we avoid having to confront more difficult questions.
Years after voting to leave the EU, the UK still has no clear plan of how to make Brexit work. These five articles chart the history of an intractable problem.
American companies still face enormous uncertainty about how they'll be doing business in the UK and EU in the coming years, particularly as the April 12 Brexit deadline draws closer.
It's easy, now, to think of this as Theresa May's story – but Thatcher, Blair and Cameron all played their part.
One wrong turn after another has left the British prime minister cornered.
Legislators in a growing number of democracies are clamping down on civil society. In the United States, it's happening at the state level.