• What a fracking dilemma

    In the US alone, oil and gas wells produce at least 9 billion litres of contaminated water per day (that’s equivalent to 3600 Olympic sized swimming pools). Selina Haefeli explores the implications of fracking. Read.

  • The Cuteness Factor in Conservation Campaigns

    Although they don't conjure up the same emotional reactions as say the fluffy panda bear or beautiful Siberian tiger, it has been found that one in every five plants is at risk of extinction. Endangered snails and the other less visually exciting invertebrates (such as the plain burying beetle or the pretty average looking Malachite Damselfly) don't achiev... Read.