England’s Marine Life Protected With Blue Belt Expansion

Environment Secretary Michael Gove has today created 41 new Marine Conservation Zones, marking the most significant expansion of England’s ‘Blue Belt’ of protected areas...

Pollution Pods land in Greater Manchester for Clean Air Week 2019

An internationally acclaimed artwork – allowing people to safely experience air pollution and smog from different cities around the world – is set to...

Young people breathe life into Greater Manchester’s second Clean Air Day

Young people across Greater Manchester are gearing up for a national day of action to tackle the growing threat of polluted air in our...

Artificial night lighting has widespread impacts on nature

Artificial night-time lighting has a diverse range of effects across the natural world and should be limited where possible, researchers say. A team led...

New method could save our iconic chalk grasslands

A three-year experiment by ecologists from The University of Manchester, the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology and Lancaster University has revealed how our iconic...

Britain is set to achieve a historic electricity generation milestone this year, with more...

This year, for the first time since the Industrial Revolution, more of Britain’s electricity production will come from zero carbon energy sources, than fossil...

Next Five years will see heatwaves continue says study

New research from the University of Southampton and the Laboratory of Physical and Spatial Oceanography, in Brittany suggests that the average temperature of Earth’s atmosphere...

Climate change puts hundreds of coastal airports at risk of flooding

Even a modest sea level rise, triggered by increasing global temperatures, would place 100 airports below mean sea level by 2100, a new study...

Scientists warn of pollution risks of disposable face masks

Scientists have uncovered potentially dangerous chemical pollutants that are released from disposable face masks when submerged in water. The research reveals high levels of pollutants,...

UK banks and investors responsible for nearly double the UK’s annual carbon emissions, report...

A new report published todayby Greenpeace UK and WWF, finds that UK banks and asset managers were responsible for financing 805 million tonnes of...