Rotten river: life on one of the world’s most polluted waterways – photo essay

Indonesia’s Citarum is relied upon by millions, but decades of pollution have choked it with chemicals…

Now that nuclear weapons are illegal, the Pacific demands truth on decades of testing | Dimity Hawkins

With a 50th nation ratifying it, the treaty outlawing nuclear weapons for all countries will come…

'Jet fighter' godwit breaks world record for non-stop bird flight

Bar-tailed godwit flies more than 12,000km from Alaska to New Zealand in 11 daysA bird said…

Fashion designer Kenzo Takada dies after catching Covid-19 aged 81

Takada was the first Japanese designer to make a mark on the Paris fashion scene Widely…

China's carbon pledge will require complete inversion of existing system

Country will need to kick addiction to coal and build eye-watering amount of wind and solar…

My country may be swept away by the climate crisis if the rest of the world fails to uphold its promises | President David Kabua

Now is a time for courage. It will take sacrifices from everyone for us all to…

Chinese fishing armada plundered waters around Galápagos, data shows

Hundreds of vessels caught logging 73,000 hours of fishing in just one month in new analysisA…

Global report: China locks down border city in response to two Covid cases

Checkpoints prevent anyone entering or leaving city of Ruili; WHO warns against swift reopening in Latin…

World fails to meet a single target to stop destruction of nature – UN report

‘Humanity at a crossroads’ after a decade in which all of the 2010 Aichi goals to…

Dolphin numbers up in Hong Kong after Covid crisis halts ferries

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