"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
"What these people did for each other says far more about who we are as Americans than the cowardly acts of a killer ever could"
Sarah Huckerbee Sanders
White House press secretary
We all know that the outlook for orphans is often bleak. Life is also tough for children whose parents cannot look after them – for whatever reason
NASA has released images showing what it describes as an “unprecedented” melt of Greenland’s ice sheet during a four-day period this month. The space
An iceberg said to be twice the size of Manhattan has broken free from the Petermann Glacier in Greenland.
NASA satellite images have helped
“Definitely, the glaciers in Greenland are retreating,” that’s the view of Bo Vinther, Glaciologist, Centre for Ice and Climate, University of
Forty athletes gathered at the North Pole to run a full marathon distance of 42.195 kms (26 miles 385 yards) in temperatures of -26 degrees Celsius.
The boss of ecowarrior organisation Greenpeace and four leading activists have been arrested on a Greenland oil rig after protesting against Arctic
An iceberg almost four times times the size of Manhattan island has broken off the Petermann Glacier in Northern Greenland.
Scientists studying East Greenland’s ice sheet have discovered that subtropical waters are flushing through the frozen region.
Greenland has introduced self-rule and moved a step closer towards independence from Denmark.
The territory’s new status was celebrated yesterday
The Queen of Denmark has handed over a new law on self-rule to the head of Greenland’s parliament. The nation has today been celebrating what it has
Greenland is celebrating what it has declared Self Government Day. The country has officially brought in self-rule, which many see as its latest step
Greenland’s main opposition party has won a landslide victory in the island’s legislative elections.
The leftist Inuit or Eskimo Brotherhood party
Greenlanders have overwhelmingly voted for heightened autonomy in a referendum that takes the Arctic island far down the road to complete
Official results show that more than 75 percent of people living in Greenland have voted “Yes” in a national referendum to extend their autonomy from
Greenland is the largest in the world: it is 2,600 kilometres long and covers an area of 2.2 million square kilometres. But 80 percent of the surface
Voters in one of the world’s most northerly democracies have been taking taking a big decision today, as Greenland weighs up the pros and cons of
People in Greenland are voting in a referendum on self-governance that would make it all but independent from Denmark.
The vast Arctic land mass