Electric vehicles will need a ‘confidence boost’

Electric vehicles will need a ‘confidence boost’

Is there a way to ensure a smoother ride for new electric cars?

There is ‘no denying’ we are causing climate change

There is ‘no denying’ we are causing climate change

We are witnessing unprecedented climate change incomparable to anything from the past 2,000 years.

Changes in our diets could make a world of difference

Changes in our diets could make a world of difference

Minor changes across our food chain could save one-fifth of agricultural land globally.

Growing cover crops can help save pollinators and birds

Growing cover crops can help save pollinators and birds

In coming decades 40% of insect species may go extinct in what experts have called an ongoing "insect apocalypse."

So who should really be held responsible for climate change?

So who should really be held responsible for climate change?

A sustainability scientist argues that we should explore diverse ways to approach responsibility.

Could we cool down the planet by mimicking a volcano?

Could we cool down the planet by mimicking a volcano?

A solar geoengineering project at Harvard is based on a simple idea: release aerosols into the stratosphere.

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The future of sustainable cities depends on us right now

In his novel New York 2140 Kim Stanley draws a sad picture of the world to come.

Traditional Chinese medicine is a scourge on exotic wildlife

Ground tiger bones or whiskers do nothing to alleviate meningitis or malaria.

Truly sustainable cities are all about balance

Essential elements of a sustainable city include renewables, self-sufficiency, green infrastructure and overall efficiency.

The future of sustainable businesses is looking brighter

Businesses have often been behind societal demands for responsibility. Things are starting to change.