Tiny air pollution rise linked to 11% more Covid-19 deaths – study

Evidence is now strong enough that preventive action should be taken, scientists sayCoronavirus – latest updatesSee…

Born in the ice age, humankind now faces the age of fire – and Australia is on the frontline | Tom Griffiths

The bushfires and the plague are symptoms of something momentous unfolding on Earth – an acceleration…

Dirty pretty things: air pollution in art from JMW Turner to today

Born just before the steam engine was invented, Turner gloried in the smog and grime of…

Pollutionwatch: Irish air quality to benefit from better data

Bigger measurement network reveals issues such as nitrogen dioxide breach in DublinA big expansion in Ireland’s…

Covid-19 lockdowns have improved global air quality, data shows

Huge drops in pollution recorded around world Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageAround the…

Earthshot prize: Prince William launches £50m drive to repair planet

Five £1m prizes will be awarded each year for next 10 years to support environmental solutionsThe…

Air pollution particles in young brains linked to Alzheimer's damage

Exclusive: if discovery is confirmed it will have global implications as 90% of people breathe dirty…

‘Dramatic’ plunge in London air pollution since 2016, report finds

Exclusive: Number of people living with illegal pollution levels has fallen by 94% since Sadiq Khan…

UK risks losing contract for new climate research centre because of Brexit

Proposed centre with up to 250 jobs is linked to EU Copernicus satellite programmeThe UK is…

Is my neighbourhood poisoning me? Living in the shadow of a gasworks redevelopment – video

Since 2016 residents in Southall have questioned whether the gases released from the redevelopment of an…