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October 2019 marked 250 years since Captain James Cook first set foot in New Zealand, kickstarting a wave of British colonisation on the archipelago. The anniversary has been seen as an opportunity to re-evaluate the country’s relationship with a man who, with a strike of his pen, defined the way many New Zealanders see themselves today
Large-scale air travel is under public scrutiny, and refusing to fly is increasingly in vogue, but can not dismantling the aviation industry really be justified?

NOVACENE by James Lovelock review

by James Lovelock • Allen Lane • £14.99 (hardback)
One man’s recreation of an epic 1930s survival experience deep in the Australian outback, part of the 2019 Banff Mountain Film Festival
After decades battling environmental crises that threaten to rob the Galápagos Islands of their unique biodiversity, the restoration of giant tortoises is a success story worth celebrating. But more conservation challenges still await the iconic archipelago

Earthrise: 50th anniversary

A half century has passed since the ‘Earthrise’ photograph – widely believed to have launched the global environmental movement – was taken
Powerful expedition film, screened at the 2018 Adventure Uncovered Film Festival, combines the search for a sustainable planet with the bond between a father and son
Annual photography competition at the Natural History Museum celebrates the enigmatic faces of the animal kingdom, as demonstrated by Marcel van Oosten’s golden snub-nosed monkeys
New research measures the ability of major cities to re-use critical nutrients found in wastewater
We all have to live with buildings, but getting the relationship right can be complicated. A new exhibition at the Wellcome Collection examines the past, present and future of creating healthy buildings

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