Soybean cultivation for animal feed is destroying rainforests across the world. Microalgae may be the Amazon's closest ally.
XR has the nation's attention, but to build on this momentum its purpose must not become overshadowed by its tactics.
I helped write the IPCC 1.5°C report the number apparently comes from. But the truth is better – and worse – than that.
Carbon Engineering's clever harnessing of high-school chemistry is just a small step on the path to negative emissions.
The BBC's new documentary is a great opportunity to challenge our current economic system.
Humans aren't the only animals to learn survival tricks from each other.
New research finds tiny particles in the atmosphere had been carried nearly 100km. Should we be worried?
A rapid transition from fossil fuels is possible by targeting the 'tipping points' in our political and economic systems.
Human civilisation is threatened by long-dead organisms, whether as White Walkers or petrol.
Do we really need to celebrate with boxes and plastic?
Global problems need global solutions. But what you do personally can shift what's seen as 'normal'.
With further technology required and practical uncertainties, time is running out for them to be useful in the fight against climate change.
George Monbiot talks with an ecologist about natural solutions to the climate crisis.
Humankind already has the knowledge to make sustainable and socially just ways of living on this planet possible. But new types of design and economics are needed for anything to change.
Scientists are finding ways to generate something useful from the pollution in our environment.
The UK has made huge progress in decarbonising its energy mix, but the hard work has just begun.
Camera traps allow citizen scientists to peek into the hidden lives of Britain's mammals.
Greenhouse gas emissions from plastic production in the vinyl era is not a patch on the equivalent from running giant servers today.
New research finds birds like to forage for fish in the wake of a tidal power plant.
Netflix's new high-budget nature documentary promised to reveal both the splendour of the natural world, and the pressing threats it faces.
'Natural climate solutions' are vital. But huge plantations of the same tree should not count.
Computer modelling has confirmed that Scotland's West coast could support and sustain a reintroduced lynx population.
Climate change has caused a 60-fold increase in active landslides on one Canadian Arctic island.
Wild animals don't mind humans in their habitats, so long as they make as little noise as possible.
The global population will top 9.5 billion by 2050 – but cities could play a major role in making sure everyone has enough to eat.