The ‘State of Our Trails Report’ from Trash Free Trails is the first research project to investigate plastic pollution across the UK’s trails and wild spaces.
A historical agreement has been signed that ends a court battle, of more than 20 years, between a group indigenous to the Amazon rainforest and the forestry industry.
If urgent action is taken the research found that the world’s oceans could be restored to full abundance.
Taking advantage of town’s deserted streets because of the coronavirus lockdown, the Llandudno goats have even been branded vandals for munching through gardens.
What started as a Google doc shared on a niche Twitter thread has led to an open-data repository of clinical trials to test if hydroxychloroquine is an effective treatment for coronavirus.
It’s taken almost two years, 15 pairs of trainers and more than 400 flights for Nick Butter to run 26.2 miles in each of the 196 countries on the planet.
Technically an aluminium-air fuel cell, the idea is that these can be swapped out at supermarkets and recycled when spent.
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have successfully tested a lithium-carbon dioxide battery prototype running up to 500 consecutive cycles of charge/recharge processes.
Since little equipment is needed to administer the cast, it’s also been suggested for use in wilderness first aid.
Ultimately, it plans to be climate-positive (reducing more emissions than it puts out) by 2030.
A team of researchers from Zhejiang University School of Medicine has developed a gel that makes enamel repair itself.
The new packaging is 100% plastic-free and made from plant-based biodegradable fibres.