Cumbria council has approved the £165m Woodhouse colliery – and highlighted the failings of national climate policy.
Vulnerable young people have been failed by austerity policies that have decimated the services meant to protect them.
The scheme has many critics, but the numbers show that it's working well.
Making more sustainable fashion choices doesn't require a massive lifestyle change.
Just a week after her government said seeking a short extension would be a wrong move, the prime minister has folded.
God only started watching over us quite recently, according to a new study that analysed 414 societies from 30 world regions.
Our new research has discovered what gives human sperm the strength to succeed in the race to fertilise the egg – and it's all to do with their tails.
When you listen very closely, the Duchess of Sussex still sounds like she's from Los Angeles.
High poverty levels mean people lack access to land and work and they are often driven to settle in zones that are exposed to natural hazards.
The practices and values of craftsmanship correspond well with the requirements for a sustainable economy. But they're threatened by industry.
The recent storms provide a grim reminder of the prospect of future tropical cyclones in a region under continued threat from climate change.
Wildlife tourism is a million dollar industry, but do we know enough about how wildlife feel about tourists in their habitat?
Imagine if the amount of tax everyone paid was public knowledge – they do it in Sweden.
Each extra hour of light activity above three hours cuts your risk of heart attack by 15%.
Those awaiting a rollicking read from Robert Mueller may need to manage their expectations.
Five years after Crimea returned to Russia, the east-west stalemate over Ukraine is far from stable.
Lawyers and jurors need to know what causes people to behave the way they do.
Some commentators argue Islamophobia does not exist. It does, and it's deadly.
In the UK, it's possible to join the army as a soldier at the age of 16, with parental permission. Is it right?
The UK's no-deal tariff plan was viewed in Dublin as a way to scare Brexiteers into supporting Theresa May's deal.