Red deer on the Scottish isles have the same DNA as their ancient ancestors – scientists are now uncovering how they got there in the first place.
Domestic cats often travel hundreds of miles to their former homes – so why not an escaped lynx?
Understanding this will boost conservation efforts.
Britain's new environment secretary has a tough job on her hands.
The UK's business secretary is well placed to deliver a low carbon economy.
Islands are very special when it comes to quirks of evolution.
Development design needs to focus more on natural resources for the benefit of human health.
'Adaptation' will help deal with the next decade or two of global warming. But what about key energy or transport links that are expected to last a century?
We should celebrate these amazing insects, not splat them.
Traditional botanists are in decline, but this isn't the end of plant science.
Amid the gloom, here are some hopeful signs that we can meet our climate obligations.
The bizarre spectacle was the result of a coming together of several exceptional circumstances.
New research explains why habitat loss means male willow warblers now outnumber females – and that's bad news for the species.
Iraq's oil industry is a window into the troubled period that followed regime change.
The 'Muskrat Falls' hydroelectric project is being built in anticipation of the Innu voting away ownership of their own land.
Human activity doesn't just reduce biodiversity – new research explores how we are continually creating new species and ecosystems, too.