A growing number of homeowners in Germany are installing batteries to store solar power.
By far the largest mining endeavor globally is digging up sand, mainly for the concrete that goes into buildings.
China’s Belt and Road Initiative is a colossal infrastructure plan that could transform the economies of nations around the world.
What is the best way to save nature – to cordon off areas for parks and open space or to integrate conservation measures on working lands?
South African ranchers who raise rhinos are supporting a virtual currency, backed by stockpiles of valuable rhino horn, to fund protection of the threatened animals.
South Africa’s largest city proudly notes that it has one of the world’s largest urban forests. But an invasive insect has been killing Johannesburg’s trees by the tens of thousands, and baffled experts are scrambling to find ways to stop it.
The latest UN report on climate says reducing deforestation is crucial to slowing global warming.
Emissions from the nearly 1.5 billion cattle on earth are a major source of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas.
From Alaska to Australia, scientists are turning to the knowledge of traditional people for a deeper understanding of the natural world.
Scientists are unraveling the reasons why some parts of the world are experiencing sea level increases far beyond the global average