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A journey to Lake Chad

A journey to Lake Chad

Adventurer and filmmaker Reza Pakravan discovers the brutal butterfly effect of global warming.
Summer in the Alps

Summer in the Alps

Mountains, glaciers, organic food and James Bond: our family trip to Austria’s Biohotel Stillebach.


Charities warn of rubbish risks on Britain’s coast this Bank Holiday weekend – follow these tips to help minimise litter.
Nolla: the cabin that wasn't there

The cabin that wasn’t there

Built on an island right off the Finnish capital Helsinki, the Nolla cabin represents an ecological alternative to cabin life.
Jarvis Smith at the PEA Awards 2018

P.E.A. Awards 2018

Environmental superheroes revealed at the UK's first festival awards ceremony.
The 100% natural repellent

The 100% natural repellent

Don’t let bites and ticks get in the way of a good summer – make yourself naturally invisible to insects.
Energy Observer: the first hydrogen ship

Energy Observer

Toyota sails into the future with the world’s first hydrogen ship, powered by renewables and seawater.
Tidal: out. Heathrow: in

Tidal: out. Heathrow expansion: in.

‘MPs have voted to deny the reality of the climate crisis and by a contemptible majority’.
P.E.A. Awards 2018

Are you saving the world?

P.E.A. Awards 2018 is scouring the planet for green superheroes – and we bet you know at least one...
Down to Earth

Down to Earth screening

What's it really like to take your kids out of school, travel the world and live with shamans? Find out at this pre-premiere screening event.
London Paddington Station

Train stations to get greener

Network Rail will ban stations from supplying plastic cutlery and cups.
What's the true cost of tourism?

Global tourism’s carbon footprint

For the first time, the true cost of our desire to travel has been quantified.
Top 5 Spring Switches

Top 5 Spring Switches 2018

Five simple switches to put a spring in your step, plus our MyGreenPod Heroes of the Season.
Joss Stone and the 'Total World Tour'

The ‘Total World Tour’

Joss Stone on trees, travel and why ‘words are not enough’.
Green thrills

Green thrills

We find out what put Snowdonia’s Bryn Elltyd on the map for green adventurers and families.
Spotting wildlife from a ferry

Spotting wildlife from a ferry

Top wildlife-watching tips ahead of ORCA OceanWatch, and the species you might spot on different ferry crossings.
Yoga-Camp 2018 at Wowo Campsite, Sussex

Yoga-Camp 2018

Get set for a nourishing weekend for all the family at Wowo campsite!
Kyoto bamboo forest

International Day of Forests

Mark International Day of Forests by discovering some of the greatest forests in the world.
Crossing the finish line of eXXpedition Atlantic. Credit: eXXpedition

exxpedition North Pacific

All-female crew to sail North Pacific Gyre on a pioneering journey to investigate the crisis of ocean plastics.
Green gifts for Valentine's Day

Green gifts

Need some last-minute inspiration for Valentine's Day? You're in luck!