Environment

Vancouver-based Anita Rochon is deeply concerned about climate change.
Earlier this month I had driven out of Thurso, past Dounreay on my right and turned left along the A897 to…
The 2019 Edinburgh International Book Festival launched the “most international programme in its history”…
Climate change will have a huge impact on health, via heat exposure and changes in distribution of vector-…
When looking for signs of global warming, the melting of the world’s glaciers and ice sheets is often cited…
Theoretical physicist and broadcaster Prof Jim Al-Khalili is in conversation about his debut novel, Sunfall,…
Christiana Figueres last night received the prestigious Edinburgh Medal at the Signet Library in Edinburgh…
In the sphere of climate change, 19th century Irish physicist John Tyndall (1820-1893) is a giant.
Glaciers lock up 10% of the world's freshwater. These great bodies of ice play an important part in the Earth…
We all rely on the seas for their abundant food, mineral and energy resources and yet more than 90% of the…
One of the events around climate change at the Edinburgh Science Festival (6-21 April) takes as its starting…
Malthus was right. There is not enough planet to sustain the growing human population, particularly given our…