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‘My neighbourhood is being destroyed to pacify his supporters’: the race to complete Trump’s wall

In his final months in office, Donald Trump has ramped up construction on his promised physical border between the US and Mexico – devastating wildlife habitats and increasing the migrant death tollAt Sierra Vista Ranch...

China plays rainmaker with modified drone flights

Ganlin-1 could provide solid statistics on whether cloud seeding really worksWhile most countries have backed away from weather modification, China has embraced the concept and is stepping up efforts to create rain on demand. The...

Left stranded: US military sonar linked to whale beachings in Pacific, say scientists

Islands surrounded by US military study area, including Guam and Saipan, call for activity that harms the whales to stopIn the midst of the western Pacific, flanked by the world’s deepest ocean trench, the waters...

Celebrity power undermining global conservation efforts, scientists warn

Hostile dispute over trophy hunting fuelled by ‘myths driven by emotion and morality that ignore critical facts’Leading scientists have warned that global conservation is being undermined by celebrity power after they suffered death threats and...

Air pollution will lead to mass migration, say experts after landmark ruling

Call for world leaders to act in wake of French extradition case that turned on environmental concernsAir pollution does not respect national boundaries and environmental degradation will lead to mass migration in the future, said...

One, two, tree: how AI helped find millions of trees in the Sahara

Efforts to map the Earth’s trees are growing – and could change our understanding of the planet’s healthWhen a team of international scientists set out to count every tree in a large swathe of west...