Plug-in hybrid cars are meant to have a much reduced level of carbon dioxide emissions compared to petrol or diesel cars. It is said they… Read More »Controversy over plug-in hybrid car emissions
I get the impression that climate change causing hotter summers is having a devastating effect upon the hedgehog population in Europe. I think that you… Read More »Is climate change devastating Europe’s hedgehog population?
The UK’s arable farms’ production of cereal could be down by 35 percent this year because of climate change. It will mean that Britain will… Read More »Climate change forces UK’s arable farmers to turn to soya
A tiny marsupial, a mouse-like creature, called the black-tailed dusky antechinus, might have been wiped out by the summer bushfires that ravaged Australia and which… Read More »Tiny sex-mad marsupial wiped out by Australia’s bushfires?
Almost 85% of the Kaziranga National Park is underwater. The park is in Assam, India. It is home to the world’s largest remaining population of… Read More »One-horned rhinos roam the streets in India
Wildlife documentary makers do wonderful work. The quality of their filming is astonishing sometimes. It looks unbelievable and sometimes it actually is. I guess they… Read More »Glossy wildlife film documentaries can cover up the realities
In the UK, there are fears that robo-mowers are injuring and killing hedgehogs. Experts believe that certain types of robotic lawnmowers might be causing injuries… Read More »Are robotic lawnmowers injuring and killing hedgehogs?
Just at the time when humanity should be preserving forests as they are vital to curb global warming, deforestation in the Amazon rose sharply in… Read More »Warning: humankind charging toward catastrophe with huge rise in Amazon destruction
Giles Coren, The Times columnist, makes a very good point in his usual highly amusing way in his article today Saturday, May 9, 2020. He… Read More »Scientists have messed up the planet with global warming and plastic
There was an article in The Times newspaper not long ago which reported on the gradual distancing from nature by today’s youngsters, in part because… Read More »WWF smart phone app brings children closer to nature
Plant-based drinks are becoming more popular with women and the under-25s in particular, in Britain. A quarter of Britons are drinking almond, oat, rice and… Read More »Plant-based drinks are becoming more popular
Climate change has caused dozens of colourful species to colonise new areas of Great Britain over the past 10 years, a study has discovered. Red… Read More »Colourful creatures have colonised Great Britain because of climate change
The retreat from meat has traction. “Meat is the new coal”, said Jeremy Coller, the founder of Coller Capital, a private equity fund which exerts… Read More »Meat is the new coal – vegans smell victory in the retreat from meat