A building based on the concept of a flying green carpet, creating the impression of its offices levitating above the ground, has won an award more most innovative office.
The region’s rich diversity is largely down to a landscape of steep mountains and valleys
Gone are the days when a “Save the Rhino” advert was enough. Only about 25,000 rhinos are left in the wild, and thanks to poaching the species is critically endangered. Now, in an effort to drive down demand, conservationists are working on campaigns to understand what makes rhino horn consumers tick.
For do-gooders the world over it's a familiar problem. How do you make charity, or in this case corporate responsibility, appeal to a wide audience with a short attention span?
More than 800 activists from NGOs such as Greenpeace and Oxfam as well as trade unions and social movements have staged a mass walkout of the UN climate talks in Warsaw in protest of the lack of action at the conference.
If you go to the cinema this weekend and see a race-against-time tale about saving a lush natural paradise from the rapacious greed of an oil-drilling company, you could be forgiven for thinking you’ve stumbled into an advance showing of the Avatar sequel.
There are believed to be only 345 giant ibis remaining in the wild, but there is hope for conservationists after a nest of the endangered species was discovered in a hitherto unknown habitat in north-eastern Cambodia.
Blow to fight against climate change as CO2 in the atmosphere hits record high
Decades of legal and illegal agricultural exploitation have brought western Europe's most important wetland to crisis point
When Elizabeth became the Queen, he was forced to quit his job in the Navy, and became depressed for months
While rainforest destruction grips our attention, one of the world's great habitats is under threat. Martin Hickman reports from the Cerrado
Lights will switch off around the globe tomorrow for the fifth annual Earth Hour.
A new report reveals just how fast we are consuming the Earth's resources – and the dire consequences
Pandas are potent symbols of conservation, but do they really need our help? A new book argues that they'd thrive without us
Photographs of one of the world’s biggest ecological disasters will go on show for passers-by at London’s South Bank from tomorrow.
When Simon Ramsay and Professor Jonathan Gosling of the University of Exeter Business School talk of an MBA these days, they intend it to stand for Masters of Business and Action. Which may sound like Mattel's latest addition to the Barbie and Ken range, but, in fact, Ramsay explains, it is what they hope students who take their new One Planet MBA (in this case Master in Business) will become.