Roll, bowl or surf with these great toys for all the family to make a trip to the seaside an activity-packed day out
The father of crocodile hunter Steve Irwin has launched a multimillion pound campaign to save Australia’s Great Barrier Reef.
Earth Day 2013 has been given a major boost thanks to Google featuring it as its doodle.
Conservationists voice concern as environmental policy faces massive shake-up
Something to Declare
The intrinsic value of ordinary countryside will continue to be recognised in the new “streamlined” planning system, the Government announced today in a concession to countryside campaigners.
They were idealistic once, but now Caroline Lucas's party is running into the familiar problems of politicians in power. Matt Chorley reports ahead of their spring conference
It's time to get familiar with light emitting diodes (LEDs) because, according to the Energy Saving Trust, LED technology is going to dominate the lights we use at home by 2015.Following a field trial of the technology at the end of last year, James Russill, EST's technical development manager, said: "LED is one of those rare technologies that performs better than the lighting system it is replacing but at the same time uses less energy."
When the sun goes down, there's no need to be left in the dark. Whether romantic or powerful, eco-friendly or chic, here's how to get that special glow.
The population inquiry is long overdue, says Sir Jonathon Porritt, who until last year was the Government's chief environmental adviser as head of the Sustainable Development Commission.
It may not be cheaper than radiators to install, but it is eco-friendly, saves money in the long term, adds value and makes you feel like a film star
Are you looking for a holiday that gets back to nature? Travel website Skyscanner introduces the most environmentally friendly countries in the world and a range of back to nature, eco-friendly holiday ideas, as voted for by The Economist.
So reach for your inner hippy and explore the world of camping, 'glamping' and eco-lodges this summer, with Skyscanner's selection of low impact, enviro-holidays in the world's top 10 greenest countries.