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Climate Change Is Coming for Global Trade

  After the cold fall winds swirling around Hurricane Sandy pushed an enormous storm surge toward the New York and New Jersey coastlines several years...

Exclusive: inside the media conspiracy to hype Greta Thunberg

  Over 250 news outlets and journalists partnered with Columbia University School of Journalism’s flagship magazine to shape control of “climate crisis” coverage in the...

Palm oil more sustainable than rivals, says Italian think tank

  KUALA LUMPUR: An Italian think tank has defended the palm oil industry against accusations that it degrades the environment, saying it uses land more...

Judge Allows Defamation Lawsuit Against Greenpeace To Proceed

A U.S. District Court judge allowed a forestry company’s defamation lawsuit against Greenpeace and affiliated groups to proceed...

Just how green is the Belt and Road?

China is frequently hailed as a leader in international efforts to keep global warming below 2 degrees Celsius,...

China’s latest slang craze for ‘dirt-poor and ugly’ highlights growing income gap

  A recently coined slang word for “dirt poor and ugly” has been labelled the word of the year in China, fast becoming an emblem of...

Lessons from China on large-scale landscape restoration

  In the 1980s, the hilly Qianyanzhou region in Jiangxi Province, southern China, faced severe soil erosion due to deforestation and unsustainable farming practices. Fertile...

Air Quality Worsens in China’s Henan Province, Improves Elsewhere

  Air pollution in China's heavy-industrial province of Henan worsened in December even as other regions improved, official data showed, with its cities hit by...

Chinese police pounce on ‘hunter’ over illegal toad haul

  A man found with more than 80 wild toads in eastern China could face a prison term of up to three years if convicted...

China’s War on Air Pollution Has Had a Sinister Side Effect No One Saw...

  When China declares war, it means business. So when China announced an all-out blitz on pollution in the face of red alert smog levels so bad they can...