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British Airways to power jets with fuel made from garbage waste

18 April 2014

Britain’s flagship carrier is committed to using sustainable jet fuel in the future.

Life in the freezer: Wildlife photographer Doug Allan shares his cool stories

17 April 2014

The intrepid cameraman is also the author of 'Freeze Frame, A Wildlife Cameraman’s Adventures On Ice’.

Not extinct, yet: Survival tactics of a butterfly

14 April 2014

The quino checkerspot butterfly has made surprising changes to its 'lifestyle' in order to survive in today's world.

Once bitten, twice shy

12 April 2014

INDAH Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd (IWK) will station technical personnel at its Batu Ferringhi sewage treatment plant in Penang, to avoid another Sungai Batu Ferringhi pollution issue.

Paris restaurants join initiative to cook up eco-friendly biogas

11 April 2014

A group of Paris restaurants is turning food scraps into biogas and compost ahead of a new law that will force thousands of French food outlets to recycle their organic waste.

Shark fin no longer served at Starwood

9 April 2014

International hotel chain bans the food in all its restaurants; phasing out other threatened animal species.

Purifying sea water for the tap

7 April 2014

Israel no longer worries about its water supply, thanks to desalination plants.

Moving red-legged frog eggs to safer locations

7 April 2014

Californian biologists hoping to keep the tadpoles from being eaten by predators.

Toxic tides: Risks from harmful microalgae

7 April 2014

There is a need to step up monitoring of our coastal waters for harmful algal blooms as they pose public safety concerns and economic risks.

Beekeeping, the latest buzz

7 April 2014

The growing popularity of backyard beekeeping.

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