The car industry is under the spotlight this week. Fiat are facing accusations of cheating on diesel emissions by the US Environmental Protection Agency. Like Volkswagen it is about using technology that hides the true impact and damage their cars are doing. The accusations came just a day after Volkswagen admitted to cheating emissions tests in over 500,...
Emily Randall - 14 January, 2017 - 13:54 - Comments
Next week, Donald Trump will be sworn in as the 45th President of the United States, after a year when, around the world, the politics of hate, fear and division too often blossomed. He'll be a President that has not only denied climate change but attempted to divide our world and send a message of hatred.
India Thorogood - 13 January, 2017 - 17:02 - Comments
I was 13 when I became a veggie, much to my family’s horror. My mum dragged me to the doctor, and put chicken on my plate at every meal, then eventually stopped cooking in protest. Luckily I’m in charge now — so around 15 years ago I took the plunge and became a vegan.
Sara Ayech - 11 January, 2017 - 12:39 - Comments
Children’s hero Mary Poppins is back. But the air isn’t clear as she makes her descent - she has to wear an air pollution mask to cut through the toxic fumes.
Emily Randall - 6 January, 2017 - 11:22 - Comments
When a Christmas tree ends up in a landfill it decomposes and produces methane, a potent greenhouse gas. Methane's bad news for our climate. But here's the good news -- instead of sending your old tree to the local dump, there are more sustainable ways to dispose of it now that Christmas is over.
Richard Casson - 4 January, 2017 - 18:16 - Comments