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The world’s most trafficked mammal has gained special protection after more than a million were poached from the wild in the last decade.
Paris has held its second ‘car-free day’, extending the area closed off to vehicles as the French capital takes a stand against pollution, noise and traffic…
Several diesel car brands emit higher levels of pollution than Volkswagen, a study by environmental group Transport and Environment has found, one year after the 'Dieselgate' scandal.
Around 980 million litres of radioactive waste water have escaped from a fertiliser plant through a sinkhole.
The US has joined more than 20 other countries in creating 40 new marine sanctuaries around the world.
The racing car, powered entirely by electricity, sped across the ice as di Grassi performed doughnuts on the challenging terrain.
Northern Europe swelters under record high temperatures as people seek ways to cool off.
Scientists fear that even before one of the last frontiers of exploration, the ocean deep, has been properly studied it will already have been exploited by commercial deep-sea mining looking for rare
Deep ocean floor has never been mined for resources That is about to change Mining companies may launch deep-sea mining by 2018 Environmental consequences remain unknown Researchers are rushing to fil
Every Friday journalists from euronews’ various language teams choose a selection of stories from Europe and beyond which did not reach the international headlines Barack Obama creates the world’s lar
Volkswagen is being sued by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission over its cheating emissions tests on diesel vehicles.
Scientists say coral bleaching is getting worse in southwestern Japan.
In this edition of Futuris we travel to northern Sweden, some 150km inside the Arctic Circle where winter temperatures can fall to -45ºc.
Nice place to be a researcher, isn’t it? But that’s only because now it’s summer. In winter, temperatures reach here -45ºC. These biologists
We’ve been observing the earth from space for a long time but advances in technology means we can glean even more from the modern satellite. And
The Italian government has passed a law to make it easier to donate food straight to those in need and, ultimately, cut down on waste.
It’s the madcap challenge with a strikingly sane goal – pedalling underwater from England to France to learn more about the marine environment.
The market for renewable energy is experiencing a real surge in Japan and should continue to develop. What opportunities are there for European
About 10 miles off the coast of Bermuda, scientists are analysing the health of the Atlantic ocean where human activities like overfishing and oil spills, are having terrible…
California's Sierra Nevada Mountains host the biggest and oldest sequoia on earth, some close to 100m tall and up to 3000 years old.
The world's first 'eHighway' is being tested in Sweden on which trucks connect to overhead cables like trams or trains, their engines switching from diesel to electric.