The University of Lynchburg made a bold commitment more than a decade ago to embrace sustainability. It reached a major milestone last month, but its work is not done.
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Brazil's Supreme Federal Court has ordered an inquiry into the sale of protected areas of the Amazon rainforest via Facebook.
Parts of Brazil's Amazon rainforest are being illegally sold on Facebook, the BBC has discovered.
Columbia University announced it has halted investments in fossil fuel companies.
The ‘Greta effect’ may have driven interest and enrolments in postgraduate environmental degrees – but the green jobs market is fuelling the need for a highly qualified workforce
Fifty-one billion and zero - the two numbers Bill Gates says you need to know about climate.
Are you the type of person who always says thank-you? Well, if it's by email, you should stop, according to UK officials looking at ways to save the environment.
Google's parent company, Alphabet, has unveiled prototype robots that can inspect individual plants in a field, to help farmers improve crop yields.
As scientists deliver ever-more-serious warnings about climate change, companies are beginning to size up the potential effects not only on their businesses and industries but across the entire global economy.
The COVID-19 crisis has shown how deep inequalities make society as a whole more vulnerable — providing important lessons for building resilience in an era of climate change.