Katie Burton

The sudden cessation of international tourism as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic has brought the world's largest employer to a standstill, with widespread hardship following in its wake. Can the sector recover?

Earth by Peter Wilson book review

 by Peter Wilson • £38.99 (hardback)
Katie Burton explores the practicalities and ethics of geoengineering, the controversial science that could quickly cool the atmosphere. Is it the last ditch climate solution that nobody wants? Or are appetites for geoengineering solutions growing with our warming climate?
A report by Global Witness has revealed that conflict gold could be entering the products of major household brands
Millions have been displaced due to severe floods in central and southern China
Researchers have revealed just how many polluting microfibres are released into the oceans when we wash our clothes
A fifth of the ocean floor has now been mapped, taking researchers a step closer to the goal of a complete seabed map by 2030
A new study reveals the process behind the strange phenomenon in which  coral produce bright colours during bleaching events
A compilation of 50-years worth of data on human activity in the ocean reveals that the race for the seas is well and truly on

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