To mark this year's International Biodiversity Day, we visit wolves in Spain, travel to an oasis in Tunisia, and go exploring in Europe's last primeval lowland forest. Join us on our travels.
From cultured cabbages to musical leeks, we explore the weird and wonderful ways that we use and produce food.
In the city of Mozart and Strauß, orchestras are still a big draw. But a biodegradable ensemble that composes its own hip organic sounds? Their instruments are boiled down and eaten after each performance, but the Vegetable Orchestra is celebrating 20 years of surprises and reinventions.
Germany is famous for its white wine, but climate change is forcing winemakers in Riesling country to adapt. And the results aren’t so bad.
African masks have a history almost as long as the continent to which they belong, but an artist in Ghana has given them a whole new twist by making them out of waste. Meet the inimitable Ed Franklin Gavua.
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Meet a man who's doing his bit for the environment by digging holes in urban India. It might sound unlikely, but it's helping to prevent both flooding and drought. Welcome to the world of the recharge well.
"Climate change is one of the great dangers we face, and it's one we can prevent" — Stephen Hawking, Physicist
Despite initial skepticism, the Eco-Schools initiative is gaining momentum in Ghana. Students get hands-on experience with sustainability, such as waste management — crucial in a land where it's practically non-existent.
On this week's eco@africa, we check out an innovative net that harvests water from fog, visit one of the largest ape conservation projects in Africa, and meet an eco hero trying to save Nigeria's wildlife.
The half-hour radio show and podcast Living Planet makes the environment matter to you.
New German Environment Minister Svenja Schulze from the Social Democrats is still largely unknown. In her first major speech in parliament, she has promised to at least aim to meet climate change targets by 2030.
The camel's hump is perhaps its defining feature. It's not just an anatomical oddity but a brilliant bit of evolution.
More than 150 whales were stranded in Western Australia on Friday leading to beach closures and a shark alert, according to the Department of Fisheries. The majority of the whales are presumed to have died.
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