Mediterranean ‘medicane’ storms and the climate future

Mediterranean ‘medicane’ storms and the climate future

Future medicanes are expected to be more powerful as sea levels and temperatures rise, but science still has many questions.

Climate change will make areas of the oceans ‘uninhabitable’

Climate change will make areas of the oceans ‘uninhabitable’

Temperature alone does not explain where in the ocean an animal can live.

David Attenborough’s new documentary ‘Extinction: The Facts’ is surprisingly radical

David Attenborough’s new documentary ‘Extinction: The Facts’ is surprisingly radical

If biodiversity loss is so obviously happening, then why have we failed to act and do what needs to be

The best formula for human health and the planet: mother’s milk

The best formula for human health and the planet: mother’s milk

Breastfeeding has great benefits for infants and the practice can also help reduce stresses on the environment.

Putting science back into the nuclear debate

Putting science back into the nuclear debate

As someone that has spent her entire career defending evidence-based science, I am dismayed that too often the scientific facts

A Thai university leads the way in organic urban agriculture

A Thai university leads the way in organic urban agriculture

The 7,000sqm rooftop garden at Thammasat University is the largest such green space in Asia.

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Could Covid-19 increase acceptance of nuclear technologies?

The role of the nuclear industry in these times is largely unknown among the public, and it’s here that the industry has the greatest chance to increase general acceptance.

Plastic waste has skyrocketed during the pandemic, but there is hope

More and more customers in Europe are fully aware of the need for recycling and reusing.

Even parasites are worth saving. Or many are at any rate

"We are losing parasites and the functions they serve without even recognizing it."

Nuclear power and the energy transition

No energy source is perfect, but nuclear is the most ethically responsible form of energy generation.