Planting more trees could cut carbon by 25%

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Planting more trees could cut carbon by 25%

Scientists now know where to start restoring the forests to soak up carbon and cool the planet, by planting more trees on unused land.

Jakarta residents sue government over ‘world’s filthiest’ air quality

A group of citizens is suing the Indonesian government, including the president, over the poor air quality in Jakarta, which in recent weeks has ranked as the worst in the world.

Why traditional knowledge is the key to sustainable agriculture

Why traditional knowledge is the key to sustainable agriculture

The idea that our current agricultural and food system needs adjusting isn’t exactly revolutionary these days. In fact, many scientists and others believe that it could use an entire overhaul.

World’s major cities to face ‘unknown’ climate conditions by 2050

World's major cities to face 'unknown' climate conditions by 2050

London’s climate in 2050 could be similar to Barcelona’s current climate, with Madrid feeling more like Marrakesh and Seattle more like San Francisco.