One, two, tree: how AI helped find millions of trees in the Sahara | Environment

When a team of international scientists set out to count every tree in a large swathe…

Animals and plants reclaim Scotland’s abandoned spaces: photo essay | Environment

Since the idea of rewilding took hold, it has generally been seen as a rural pursuit…

Inside the ‘moving factory’ that will cut HS2 through the Chilterns | UK news

In a decade’s time, passengers on the new high-speed trains hurtling out of London will get…

How we are changing the way we rate sustainability of consumer electronics | Technology

When we first started looking at the sustainability of consumer electronics at the beginning of 2019,…

Storm Bella to bring more heavy rain to UK on Boxing Day | UK news

Storm Bella is due to hit parts of the UK on Boxing Day after dozens of…

UK’s Octopus Energy valued at $2bn after Japan supply deal | Business

Octopus Energy will soon begin supplying electricity to homes in Japan under a new deal struck…

Sizewell C: government restarts talks over £20bn nuclear power station | Business

The government will restart talks with EDF on its plan to build a nuclear reactor at…

Asthma inquest told: no link between girl’s hospital admissions and higher pollution | Environment

A leading scientist has told an inquest there is no evidence that a nine-year-old girl was…

Not to be sneezed at: how 3D printing is supersizing the tiny world of pollen | Environment

As a former secondary school science teacher, Oliver Wilson knows the challenges of communicating big, complex…

UK’s first all-electric car charging forecourt opens in Essex | Environment

Britain’s first all-electric car charging forecourt is set to open for business in Braintree, Essex, to…