MAX BUENVIAJE-BOYD THE KIDS ARE not messing around. Across the planet today, in 100 countries and every state in the US, thousands upon thousands of children skipped school and took to the streets with a message for the adults: Save the world you broke. The walkout was one of the biggest protests against […]

Students in Hamburg joined climate strikes on Friday GETTY IMAGES German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said she supports school students’ protests about climate change. It appears to contradict some education officials, who have criticised participants for skipping school and threatened them with exclusion. Mrs Merkel said students might be frustrated […]

Smog. Credit: Artic_photo/shutterstock.com U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Ed Markey are calling for a “Green New Deal” that would involve massive government spending to shift the U.S. economy away from its reliance on carbon. Their congressional resolution goes into great detail about the harms of climate change and what the […]

A future farm? Credit: shzphoto Imagine “carbon emissions”, and what springs to mind? Most people tend to think of power stations belching out clouds of carbon dioxide or queues of vehicles burning up fossil fuels as they crawl, bumper-to-bumper, along congested urban roads. But in Britain and many other countries, […]