"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"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
Experts say the world’s oceans are facing mass extinction of fish and other marine life on a scale comparable with the disappearance of the
Life in the world’s oceans is heading the way of the dinosaurs, says an alarming expert study just released. The International Programme on the State
The operator of Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant says that seawater radioactivity fifteen kilometres offshore has risen significantly. Plant
Billionaire thrill seeker Richard Branson has teamed up with a US property investor and pilot for his latest adventure; exploring the depths of the
Jo Harmelin started diving in 1956. As a scientist he has noticed how the Mediterranean sea has evolved and he remains optimistic.
“Hello I’m Jo
Could our ancestors have used wooden boats to travel by sea to Crete around 130,000 years ago? No one knows for sure but what is clear is that humans
New research into deep water coral reefs off the coast of Puerto Rico has uncovered previously unknown marine life, including endangered species.
The beauty and diversity of the Earth’s oceans have been revealed in all their glory.
A ten year long census of marine life has documented and
A helicopter filmed a group of sharks preying over a large school of fish in Australia.
The mayor of the Spanish town of Carballino pays a courtesy visit to the world’s best known octopus to make “Paul” the “favourite friend” of his city
Human activity is challenging our oceans´ ecosystems. Overfishing, pollution, coastal degradation and other threats are putting thousands of marine
The trial of an anti-whaling activist from New Zealand has begun in Tokyo.
Protesters gathered outside the court demanding a strict sentence for
This is Molfetta, a small fishing village on Italy’s Adriatic coast. Vitantonio Tedesco is a fisherman who has been burned by mustard gas. But he’s
European scientists are carrying out pioneering research into ocean acidification. As CO2 is released into the atmosphere it is absorbed by our seas