By 2025, 100 million to 250 million metric tons of plastic waste could enter the ocean each year, scientists say.
The catastrophic Russia-Ukraine conflict has led to sweeping economic sanctions from Europe and the United States, but now that placing pressure on Moscow involves a ban on Russian fossil fuels, it’s also sparked a renewed sense of urgency among Europeans
Extensive logging and burning may be pushing the Amazon's rainforests towards a tipping point.
The global rate of sea-level rise from 1940 to 2000 was faster than all previous 60-year intervals over the past 2,000 years.
The ban neglects supermarkets’ initiatives in creating loops for a range of products to recycle plastic packaging.
Among the most exposed cultural sites are the iconic ruins of Tipasa in Algeria and Saloum Delta in Senegal and Kunta Kinteh in Gambia.