Why collapse and salvation are hard to distinguish from each other. Read more.
Category: environment and the natural world
The terrible howlers in James Lovelock’s new book show that genius is no defence against being wrong. Read more.
People who think they are protecting nature by costing it are stepping straight into the destroyers’ trap. Read more.
Some speculations about one of the most extraordinary mammals to have roamed the Earth. Read more.
New research suggests there was no state of grace: for two million years humankind has been the natural world’s nemesis. Read more.
Corrupt, irrational, destructive, counter-productive: this scarcely begins to describe our farming policy. Read more.
Misleading claims by Discovery and other channels help to fuel wildlife massacres. Read more.
How the government’s farming policies have produced a perfectly designed system for flooding your home. Read more.
The hidden and remarkable story of why devastating floods keep happening. Read more.
A new government appointment provides a chilling insight into its priorities. Read more.
A government-backed industrial lobbying campaign is being funded by a stealth tax. It’s an outrage. Read more.
How about building bonfires without the old sofas and painted boards? Read more.
Why do conservation groups help to keep our wildlife in a state of extreme depletion? Read more.
The Lake District’s bid for World Heritage status shows just what a mess conservation is in. Read more.