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A WWF report has revealed that global forest vertebrate populations have declined by 53 per cent since 1970, raising questions about the methods used to measure forest regeneration
Canadian researchers have found that plastic tea bags, common to premium tea brands, release billions of micro plastics and nano plastic particles
The settlement of Hasankeyf, dating back thousands of years, will soon be lost to history as a hydroelectric power plant begins to fill its reservoir
Several countries have chosen to relocate capital cities over the years, Klaus Dodds takes a look at the common motivations
With Jakarta suffering from severe subsidence, pollution and congestion, Indonesia is making plans to move its capital
Yesterday saw one of the biggest public protest movements in history take to streets around the world. We caught up with some of the voices being raised in central London to hear what they had to say...
We took to the streets of Westminster to take a look at London's part in the Global Climate Strike which saw millions across the world march for climate justice today
On the eve of millions of world citizens going on strike for climate action, the Swedish teenager who inspired them deflects all attention back to the science
The British government today announced a new aid package to support the 700,000 Rohingya people still living in refugee camps in Bangladesh, with the money particularly targeted towards supporting vulnerable women and girls. Geographical speaks to Helen Ware, an aid worker at the camps, to find out why highlighting the plight of women and girls is so important
Around 75 million birds are kept as pets in Indonesia, threatening to wipe out some wild bird populations
Badger culling is on the rise again this year, with critics claiming it could completely erase the species from a number of areas across the UK
Migratory animals are actively adjusting their traditions to cope with the environmental crisis, new research has found
How many trees can you plant in a day?
In this unique and enthralling new book, explorer and survivalist Ed Stafford curates 25 great expeditions through the lens of the kit these remarkable explorers took with them.
New analysis of NASA data has led to the discovery of more than 60 sub-glacial lakes hidden beneath the Greenland ice sheet

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