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There are worrying signs Antarctica is changing faster than expected and in places previously thought to be protected from rapid change.
No part of the planet is free from the impacts of human-caused climate change. But Greenland is experiencing the impacts particularly severely.
Conventional conservation approaches are unlikely to lead to effective coexistence between humans and large carnivores in human-dominated landscapes.
In an ideal world, people would look at issues with a clear focus only on the facts. But in the real world, we know that doesn’t happen often.
Scientists can teach us how to exist in the face of existential dread.
It’s time to recognise logging for short-lived wood products is a poor use of native forests.
Recent temperature trends and extremes have changed the growing conditions experienced by trees and are placing autumn displays at risk.
Evidence from around the world shows that public investment in STEM can advance a strong economy, a healthy population and a sustainable environment.
Maybe even better than avoiding the out-of-pocket costs of treatment is preventing future cases of cancer.
Environmental news is rarely good. But even by those low standards, 2018 was especially bad.
Why has gender discrimination proved difficult to overcome in surgery?
We must be cautious when promoting kneejerk responses to complex issues, particularly when it involves the welfare and future of children.