Tom Bawden is Energy and Resources Correspondent for The Independent and Evening Standard.
13 July 2014 08:12 PM
Researchers are hopeful that two eye tests can accurately spot ‘biomarkers’ of the disease
13 July 2014 12:00 AM
09 July 2014 12:00 AM
55 per cent of the 4 million households living in England’s flood plains are unaware they are at risk of flooding
02 July 2014 03:11 PM
After steadily mounting speculation in recent weeks, the Met Office has confirmed that the world is almost certainly going to be struck by an El Nino event this year for the first time since 2009/10 – and probably by the end of the summer. The Independent looks at what this means for people around the world.
02 July 2014 12:00 AM
Climate change is the main cause of coral decline
01 July 2014 05:53 PM
The world is almost certain to be struck by the “El Nino” phenomenon this year, with the potential to induce “major climactic impacts” around the world, the Met Office has warned.
30 June 2014 12:05 AM
England’s upland peatlands are so badly neglected that just 4 per cent are in good ecological condition, a coalition of water companies and wildlife groups warns today.
29 June 2014 06:22 PM
Two-thirds of Antarctica's known colonies of the penguins are likely to see their populations decline by more than half, a new report warns
27 June 2014 12:00 AM
Households could be forced to pay unnecessarily high energy bills after the Government’s spending watchdog warned it may have promised green electricity investors higher subsidies than were necessary to persuade them to build new power stations.
26 June 2014 07:26 PM
Renewables now supply one fifth of energy – up 43 per cent in a single year
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
War is war: Why I stand with Israel
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
Emergency data law: David Cameron plots to bring back snoopers’ charter
NUT strike: David Cameron announces crackdown on strike action ahead of mass industrial action
- 1 Belgium fan Axelle Despiegelaere lands L'Oreal campaign after World Cup viral photo
- 2 Orange Is The New Black has not been cancelled – it was a hoax
- 3 Why I'm on the brink of burning my Israeli passport
- 4 Israel-Gaza conflict: ‘Sderot cinema’ image shows Israelis with popcorn and chairs 'cheering as missiles strike Palestinian targets'
- 5 Blackest is the new black: Scientists have developed a material so dark that you can't see it...