Dorothy Wordsworth's ambitious walking practices helped to encourage female mountaineers to follow in her footsteps.
The idea that welfare cuts galvanised Vote Leave risks identifying the wrong culprit.
Wylfa nuclear power station on Anglesey in North Wales.
The benefits of nuclear power often seem to get overshadowed. It's time the industry began sharing its vision for the future.
Tall, dark and handsome: Idris Elba.
Why can't fiction's most famous secret agent be played by Idris Elba? Just use your imagination.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and federal energy minister Josh Frydenberg have been forced to back down on plans to legislate emissions reductions for the electricity sector.
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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has abandoned the emissions-reduction component of his signature energy policy, in the latest chapter of a brutal decade-long saga for Australian climate policy.
As we try to understand how extreme groups win mass appeal, this organisation offers valuable lessons.
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Author Sheena Kalayil writes about her global life and why she believes the BAME acronym tells people nothing about her.
Firefighters tackle a wildfire on Winter Hill near Bolton in June 2018.
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Preventing severe wildfires in the UK needs to be a political priority as climate change means they will be a growing problem.
We urgently need to contemplate the myths we tell about ourselves and technology as a way of evaluating the relationship between the two.
Two of France’s players with African roots, Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappé, celebrate winning the World Cup.
It is important to understand that African diaspora constitute complex and multiplicitous identities.
Since India established itself as the driving force 20 years ago, cricket has become an exception to Western dominance of global sports.
Take of these and I’ll see you in the morning.
GP at Hand is winning plaudits, but what are the long-term costs of this video consultation service?
Josh Frydenberg and Malcolm Turnbull both know that the history books make for uncomfortable reading when it comes to emissions policy.
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The National Energy Guarantee faces a crunch test this week. And if the climate wars of the past few decades are any guide, Australian policies more often sink than swim when the waters get choppy.
Social isolation feeds into extremism and terrorism.
Translating the signals.
Science and art meet on the 'big screen' – turning data into visuals at the Lovell Telescope, Jodrell Bank.
As the workforce ages, it's important to celebrate age diversity. We challenge five myths about older workers.
Cartel con el mensaje #MeToo y #timesup en la Marcha de Mujeres en San Francisco en enero de 2018.
Los medios sociales son una gran herramienta para los activistas que hacen campañas por la justicia social. Pero si no se usan con precaución y 'paciencia estratégica' pueden volverse en contra.
Young activists rallying in Paris before the landmark 2015 climate summit.
This weekend sees a major youth climate rally in Washington DC. But do young people really hold the key to overcoming climate inaction, or are we wrong to put our faith in their ability to drive change?
Sign displaying the #metoo and #timesup message at the Women’s March in San Francisco in January, 2018.
Social media is a great tool for activists campaigning for social justice. But if it is not used with caution it can end up working against them.
Artist conception of a tidal disruption event (TDE) that happens when a star passes fatally close to a supermassive black hole.
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A team of astronomers captured the moment when a wayward star was pulled into the mouth of a supermassive black hole.