Just weeks after some of the worst floods in living memory displaced thousands and...
Almost 2000 Camels Dead in Saudi Arabia
Simmons blogs at Thoughts on Global Warming.
The Great Sardine Run: The Largest Gathering of Predators on Earth
The great sardine run is a passage fraught with risk – representing as it does the largest gathering of predators on the planet.
Miracle GM Plants Stuffed With Rabbit Genes Mutate Into Toxic Vacuum Cleaner
A new batch of genetically modified plants are poised to cause controversy throughout the environmental community. A group of University of Washington scientists have created a poplar tree that can rapidly clean contaminated groundwater and soil, b
Sheherazade is Bringing Sexy Back (opinion piece)
You know green is sexy when an incredibly good-looking ex-model and socialite launches a manual about eating locally and other ways to be environmentally friendly. Sheherazade Goldsmith, daughter of the actress Viviane Ventura, has impeccable green cre
Rio Live Earth Dead in the Water
Live Earth is just slightly less global this afternoon. Organisers of the series of concerts, aimed to promote awareness of climate change, had hoped that the concerts would take place on every continent bar Antarctica. However, it looks like they’re go
Figure it out - the environmental facts
7,000,000,000 – The number of people who will depend on the ocean for their food in the next 18 years.
Time to choose: whales, or US national security?
In the US there are fears that the use of sonar equipment is having an adverse effect on whales. Environmental campaigners have traced a problem of disorientated, stranded whales back to noise pollution from sonar. The Inter-agency Committee on Marin
New Goldrush in Chile Causes Huge Environmental Damage
This extremely interesting video exposes the truth behind our jewelry. Much like the film “Blood Diamond” the cost of mining gold (like diamonds), is at the expense of the people and the environment. Agriculture in the valley, is dependent on
China Conceals 750,000 Pollution Deaths
The Chinese government has forced the World Bank to censor a study into the human cost of pollution in China. Earlier drafts of the report, Cost of Pollution in China: Economic Estimates of Physical Damage had estimated than 750,000 people died